So here is the head, it's a mermaid, the head is about 5" long. I need to make really long hair for her, 10-14" there abouts. I have a KA pasta machine, and I was thinking of using the spaghetti cutter. What's the best medium for this?
I have fondant, tylose, gumpaste, and I guess I might even have some modeling chocolate I could color, but I've never put it through my KA pasta roller before. Anyone know?
My favorite tool for hair started with a garlic press. However, you can only get hair as long as the press itself is so my next purchase was a clay extruder. I am not sure if they make these for fondant/gumpaste itself (I am sure they do) but my extruder works brilliantly. I bought mine at a craft store amoungst all the polymer clay tools.
Ditto on the clay extruder! Bought mine either at Hobby Lobby or Michaels.
Thanks guys. I ended up using my KA pasta roller and spaghetti cutter. It did the trick, now just hoping the hair doesn't break all over the place. Thank you.
She's done. Thank you for all of your help!!