How Do You Make These Little Music Notes?

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 12:37pm
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I have a music cake order - to feed 20 people.
And I love the little music notes on this cake, but might change up the flowers with dots. Do you know how these little music notes are made?I'm bad with very small details!

http://londoncake.com/images/General/003201%20Birthday%20Cake%20with%20pipped%20Musical%20Notes.jpg

Thank you!

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leah_s Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 12:41pm
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those are piped on.

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tastyart Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 12:55pm
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I agree, piped.

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 1:06pm
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oh geez... lol Piping little details is so hard !

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msulli10 Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 1:08pm
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I'm not so good at piping so I would print out notes on the computer and cut them out of gumpaste or fondant.

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cmoseley Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 1:24pm
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You might want to buy the music set cutters by patchwork cutters. It has small music notes. You can purchase it from globalsugarart. Good luck!

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michel30014 Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 1:36pm
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Yep, piped. I agree with msulli10 who said to print them out and cut into fondant or gumpaste. Good luck. I am sure you will do fine!

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 2:06pm
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Thanks! I think i'll check out that site!
My cakes always look so nice and smooth.. and as soon as I write a message or add little details... tragedy. lol icon_biggrin.gif

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Lcubed82 Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 2:11pm
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You could print them out, place under wax paper, and pipe with royal. Make lots. Then use the best to place on the cake.

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 2:17pm
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I think I will try to make them myself... the cutters are $35 ! But would make them flawless

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pbeckwith Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 3:53pm
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There's also one of those plastic chocolate molds. I used that a ton of times while my daughter was in high school band.

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 4:10pm
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There's also one of those plastic chocolate molds. I used that a ton of times while my daughter was in high school band.




Do u think the notes might melt though when i'm delivering the cake? I did see them online for only $4 - and would def. be a lot cheaper icon_smile.gif

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goodiegoddess Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 4:23pm
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for the chocolate molds you just use fondant in them and not chocoalte. I place mine in the freezer for about 5 minutes and they pop right out.

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DeezTreatz Posted 16 Jul 2010 , 4:26pm
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Ohh fabulous! Thank you!!

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