How Do I Get Silver?

Decorating By walker1229 Updated 30 Mar 2010 , 11:16am by prterrell

walker1229 Posted 30 Mar 2010 , 8:26am
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I am making an electric guitar cake for my brother, that are a lot of metal finishes. I know there isnt a silver coloring so what do you do? Make it gray and put silver powder on it?

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butterfly831915 Posted 30 Mar 2010 , 10:23am
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For me I use a silver glaze or a little vodka and silver luster dust. You can purchase premixed glaze on ebay, that is where i got mine. They work really well.

Melnick Posted 30 Mar 2010 , 10:28am
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At my local cake store they have an edible silver paint. You paint it on like nail polish (it's in a bottle about the same size as nail polish). I recommend using grey fondant underneath where you want to paint.

prterrell Posted 30 Mar 2010 , 11:16am
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Silver luster dust mixed with vodka painted over gray fondant Or airbrush silver airbrush medium over gray fondant.

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