Rag Wash Or Sponge Effect On Fondant?

Decorating By lovenintheoven Updated 13 Jul 2010 , 3:16pm by TexasSugar

lovenintheoven Posted 13 Jul 2010 , 2:34pm
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Anyone ever do this? Sorry if this or any other topic I post is reduntant, I am new and soemthimes the threads are hard to search exactly. I mean rag wash or sponge like paint on a wall.

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mckaren Posted 13 Jul 2010 , 3:04pm
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yep, I've done this a few times. I tend to paint the fondant lightly all over in a pale version of the colour I want and then use a screwed up piece of kitchen towel dipped in a stronger solution to accent and give the sponge effect. I change the towel as it gets too wet or loaded with colour.

hth

TexasSugar Posted 13 Jul 2010 , 3:16pm
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http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1423349

I sponged the blue on this cake with airbrush color and a sea sponge.

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