Creating Cake Stencils With Cricut - Best Material To Use?

Decorating By kevinmcc Updated 8 Mar 2010 , 1:16am by sweetcakes

kevinmcc Posted 7 Mar 2010 , 8:14pm
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Hi:

I have a Cricut for cutting fondant/gumpaste. However, I'd like to also use it to create stencils for my cakes - such as when I want to place a stencil on the cake and then use powdered sugar to create the letters/images.

Any opinions on the best type of material to use for the stencils?

Thanks

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ibmoser Posted 7 Mar 2010 , 11:04pm
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You can buy stencil blanks in craft stores in the ready-made stencil section in lots of different sizes. It is fairly light-weight material, but it should cut easily on a digital cutter. Don't think it would have a "food safe" rating, but....

sweetcakes Posted 8 Mar 2010 , 1:16am
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what about a transparacy from the office supply store?

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