Stenciling Gold On A Cake

Decorating By jsfairman Updated 6 Apr 2014 , 4:54pm by MuffinTopBakery

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jsfairman Posted 31 Aug 2010 , 3:04am
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i have to stencil on a cake for the first time, and in addition to that it needs to be gold!!! how do i do this, my first guess was i was going to use a mixture of pipinggel/lusterdust to stencil it on, but not sure how that owuld work, plus does anyone have a guess how much luster dust that would take to do on a 6/9/12 hexagon shped cake?????

any suggestions welcome!!! wedding is in 3 weeks

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sweetcakes Posted 31 Aug 2010 , 3:09am
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will your cake be buttercream or fondant covered?

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fishabel Posted 31 Aug 2010 , 11:05am
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Have you thought about spraying gold. You can buy it in a can. Sounds like a lot of work to hand paint it on. I'm really not sure how much dust you would need. Good Luck!

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jsfairman Posted 31 Aug 2010 , 3:24pm
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it will be fondant covered,
yes i have an airbrush and thought about that but really liked the idea of it having texture.

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MuffinTopBakery Posted 6 Apr 2014 , 4:54pm
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ADid you get a response? Curious how you did it? Thank you!

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