Edible Pic On Fondant?

Decorating By THECAKEPLACE Updated 3 May 2010 , 2:29am by JenniferMI

THECAKEPLACE Posted 29 Apr 2010 , 8:24pm
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Can i put an edible picture on fondant or gumpaste? I want to buy a edible picture from walmart and was wondering if it can some how be put on fondant and gumpaste?

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lisamenz Posted 29 Apr 2010 , 8:34pm
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No problem, I do it all the time. Very easy. I tell people to used a lightly water down piping gel , instead of water. Works alot better. Very light, not to much., it only takes a little to make it attach and won't tear on you as easy. Hope this helps thumbs_up.gif

janeoxo Posted 29 Apr 2010 , 8:36pm
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Yes you can.

The best way I have found is to lightly spray the fondant with water then lay the image over it. Then smooth using a small paint roller, that will remove any bubbles and stick it firmly all over.

If you do get a stubborn bubble that just wont roll out then prick it gently with a pin and roll again.

THECAKEPLACE Posted 29 Apr 2010 , 8:45pm
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Thank you both!!!

icingimages Posted 3 May 2010 , 2:24am
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Just be sure that whatever touches the image is dry as it will smear the image otherwise!

JenniferMI Posted 3 May 2010 , 2:29am
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Sure, I just dampen a paper towel and wipe over the fondant surface. Works great!

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