Black Magic Roses Gumpaste

Decorating By meganscutecakes Updated 13 Aug 2010 , 12:05am by peg818

meganscutecakes Posted 12 Aug 2010 , 8:22pm
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Hi, I'm new to this forum, so thanks in advance for the help!
I have a bride that wants black magic roses in gumpaste. This type of red rose is so dark it almost looks black. Can I buy red gumpaste roses and either paint or dust them with some black to darken them?

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peg818 Posted 13 Aug 2010 , 12:05am
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I use red fondant with tylose added for my red roses. Then dust with crystal color red velvet. If you look at the last picture i uploaded you can see the color they come out. The red accents on that cake were done the same way.

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