Cherry Blossom Help

Decorating By Dommers Updated 28 Sep 2010 , 2:37am by CakesbyCarla

Dommers Posted 27 Sep 2010 , 10:22pm
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I saw there is a sticky for making flowers and found a tutorial for making cherry blossoms without a cutter. Are there any cutters for cherry blossoms? Where can I find them and have them rush delivered?

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CakesbyCarla Posted 28 Sep 2010 , 2:06am
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I got my cutter in a kit of flower cutters at Michaels.

I cut them, then use the ball end of the ball tool and make little circular motions on each petal (place the cut out on a thick foam pad when you're doing this) and this helps get the petals to thin and curl a bit. Then I do a little circular pressing on the center and this makes the petals pop up a bit and then I put them in those disposal paper cups shaped like cones so they can dry in a more "natural" pose.

That's just me. I'm sure there are lots of ways out there. Oh, and the kit I bought came with a book on how to make each flower too - FYI.

tmac670 Posted 28 Sep 2010 , 2:26am
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Was it the Wilton gumpaste flowers kit?

CakesbyCarla Posted 28 Sep 2010 , 2:37am
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Yes, i believe it was.

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