Cricut Cake Issue...

Decorating By Calgary_Mama Updated 22 Jan 2011 , 10:07pm by Karen421

Calgary_Mama Posted 22 Jan 2011 , 7:01pm
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So I am trying to use my cricut cake, and my issue is getting the fondant off the mat once cut. they stretch & tear.. if i let them dry I find they crack..
any tips??

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WhiskMeAwayCakes Posted 22 Jan 2011 , 8:13pm
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I put my mat back in the fridge or freezer for about 10 minutes and then take the image off the mat and its been fine.

Calgary_Mama Posted 22 Jan 2011 , 9:49pm
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will give that a go.. thnks icon_smile.gif

Karen421 Posted 22 Jan 2011 , 10:07pm
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The fridge or freezer doesn't work for me, because of the region I live in (I think), it gets mushy. I use a really thin spatula and slide it underneath. The one that comes in the tool kit works really well for me. If it is an intricate scroll, I will put a piece of vinyl over the top and turn the mat upside down, then use the thin spatula to release it from the mat. Then I have my scroll on vinyl and it's easier to apply to the cake. HTH thumbs_up.gif

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