Pewter Icing?

Decorating By Creativebakes Updated 8 Oct 2010 , 1:36am by Creativebakes

Creativebakes Posted 5 Oct 2010 , 11:59pm
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My sister is getting married in three weeks and I need to decorate her cake with tiffany blue fondant with pewter (Dark silver) damask stenciling. Does any one happen to know how i can achieve this color? TIA

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Creativebakes Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 12:13am
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Would it be okay if I mixed wilton black and white together? icon_confused.gif

niccicola Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 3:20am
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you may need to paint the stencil (after stenciling onto the cake) with silver highlighter dust

Creativebakes Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 12:25pm
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Thanks

tastyart Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 1:11pm
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Is that the same as silver luster dust?

infinitsky Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 1:52pm
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I did what I am telling you with gold and it worked for me. I wanted to have a rustic old looking gold, so first I painted the fondant piece in black (not too cocentrate, but even all over at the same time) and then after it dried I painted over the black with gold.
It really looked old and rustic and dark.
HTH

KimmyKakes4Me Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 2:39pm
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I would just buy a few of those little silver luster dust tubes from Wilton and mix them right into your RI. They're only a few bucks and two or three tubes should do it. Keep some on hand to dust over if you need to, but that may save some work for you.

TitiaM Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 3:18pm
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global sugar art has pewter and moonstone luster dusts. Make the icing underneath as close to pewter as you can get it and then dust with the luster dust.

TitiaM Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 3:22pm
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global sugar art has pewter and moonstone luster dusts. Make the icing underneath as close to pewter as you can get it and then dust with the luster dust.

TitiaM Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 3:27pm
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global sugar art has pewter and moonstone luster dusts. Make the icing underneath as close to pewter as you can get it and then dust with the luster dust.

Creativebakes Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 7:35pm
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can i get this luster dust from michaels or hobby lobby?

TitiaM Posted 6 Oct 2010 , 9:48pm
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Probably only silver from the craft stores--which might work if the icing underneath was dark enough.

Creativebakes Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 1:36am
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Thanks everyone for your help!

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