Picket Fence

Decorating By moringgal Updated 24 Mar 2011 , 3:13am by shirley1956

moringgal Posted 22 Mar 2011 , 5:05pm
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Anyone know where I can find a tutorial on how to make a picket fence using fondant?

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Bluehue Posted 22 Mar 2011 , 5:28pm
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I just went and Googled
Picket fence on cakes" and found this....

No tutorial but gives a close up of how that person made it -


ajwonka Posted 22 Mar 2011 , 5:42pm
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I'm doing a picket fence on an Easter cake (although I haven't thought much about it yet!). Will bookmark that link for next month! Thanks!

SSGirly Posted 23 Mar 2011 , 5:33pm
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I did a fence in this cake: http://cakecentral.com/gallery/1790760

I precut the fence posts and let them harden and then applied them to the cake.

countrygirll Posted 23 Mar 2011 , 9:31pm
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I made my own picket fence as well---I cut it free hand and glued it together, then I used some toothpicks pushed it through the posts to hold it up on the cake. I don't know how to attach a link to my pictures, but if you look at my pictures you will see my daisy cake. icon_smile.gif

countrygirll Posted 23 Mar 2011 , 9:33pm
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I forgot that I used my daisy cake as my profile picture...... icon_cry.gif It's been a long day!

TucsonGina Posted 23 Mar 2011 , 9:50pm
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I also did one, but used white chocolate and a mold I purchased on Ebay:

shirley1956 Posted 24 Mar 2011 , 12:41am
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I stumbled on to this by accident . Type in wlton pattern locater. Whenyou get to the site you will see that pattern locater will come up.Three of them say pattern locater and wilton is right beside it.Click on the one that will say pattern locater .you will come onto the site and it will have all the patterns that wilton has in iits books. It does have a pattern that you can download.
There are different pattern locaters . So good luck and have fun
I just put this to my favoites

NanaSandy Posted 24 Mar 2011 , 12:57am
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I just did this on a cake. I drew it out, rolled out my fondant, traced around the pattern with xacto knife, let it dry a few minutes, and laid it againsty my cake. It worked out good. The only advice I have is for the board that runs horizontally down the fence line.......make sure it is thick enough that it doesn't break when you pick up your section of fence. I hope that made sense. I covered my breakage with grass and flowers. icon_rolleyes.gif
Good luck and happy baking!

auntiecake Posted 24 Mar 2011 , 1:25am
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Jennifer Dontz w/sugardelites.com has a cutter for a picket fence. Just check it out in her website store.

mommynana Posted 24 Mar 2011 , 1:25am
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Shirley, Thanks for that, I did`t know wilton had that pattern locator thumbs_up.gif

shirley1956 Posted 24 Mar 2011 , 3:13am
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