Make The Legs On This Roach Bug Cake?

Decorating By patticake1951 Updated 8 Apr 2010 , 12:24am by patticake1951

patticake1951 Posted 2 Apr 2010 , 6:15pm
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I have a cake to make for a cast party next week [short notice, I know] for 30+ servings and covered with fondant, I need to find out how to make the legs, plus what would you charge per serving if you were going to charge them. My cousin's son is in the play"metamorphosis"[sp] I am in the process of starting a business [Haven't gotten that far yet, though. Just for reference.]

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TexasSugar Posted 2 Apr 2010 , 6:17pm
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Fondant and/or gumpaste?

patticake1951 Posted 2 Apr 2010 , 6:25pm
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so do I make the legs from fondant/gumpaste mixture? I am going to cover the cake with MMF. I have been trying to find some other pictures to go by too. So if you know where I can find any that would be appreciated. Thanks

7yyrt Posted 3 Apr 2010 , 12:50am
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dguerrant Posted 3 Apr 2010 , 2:00am
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eeeewwwww, that's just creepy. I would make the legs from eith fondant, gumpaste, or a mix of both. that is one interesting cake, i can't even imagine eating that thing.

patticake1951 Posted 8 Apr 2010 , 12:24am
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Thanks for all of the ideas everyone, We used some chocolate candy corn and melted it mixed with some of the chocolate fondant and formed the legs. My dd did all of the actual =decorating and designing of it. I think she did an awesome job. I made the fondant and baked the cakes.

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