Correcting Mottled Looking Glaze On Gumpaste Wine Bottle!!!

Decorating By ladyk333 Updated 19 Sep 2010 , 5:28am by sillywabbitz

ladyk333 Posted 18 Sep 2010 , 11:34pm
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Help!! I'm making my first wine bottle cake, and all has been going well until I applied the glaze (1/2 clear corn syrup, 1/2 vodka and gel color). As it is drying it looks mottled. I made another figuring it was from shortening I had used. I used no shortening the 2nd time and it is still happening - not as badly, but enough. Any suggestions for correcting this?

Thanks for any help!

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ladyk333 Posted 19 Sep 2010 , 1:04am
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Anybody out there? I could really use the advice of any of you lovely folks!

Thanks!

sillywabbitz Posted 19 Sep 2010 , 5:28am
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Don't know what you mean mottled? That's what I used for my wine bottle ( in pics) and it worked fine. Was your gumpaste completely dry? Mine was a little streaky at first but dried fine.

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