Adhere Edible Paper To Fondant

Decorating By dchinda Updated 17 Apr 2011 , 3:42am by cakesrock

dchinda Posted 15 Apr 2011 , 10:04pm
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What is the best way to adhere edible paper to fondant? I want to make sure it stays but also very smooth. I am making a open book cake & both pages are going to be edible paper. Thanks in advance!

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KarenOR Posted 15 Apr 2011 , 10:32pm
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I did it on gumpaste last week and I just spritzed lightly with water. It stuck with no problem.

tiggy2 Posted 15 Apr 2011 , 11:23pm
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Wipe the fondant with a damp paper towel and you wont have to worry about getting too much water on it.

Katiebelle74 Posted 15 Apr 2011 , 11:35pm
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tiggy2 is right that is how I did all the edible images on my race car cake. Damp paper towel, you definitely do not want it too wet.

dchinda Posted 16 Apr 2011 , 2:50am
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Great! Thank you for the quick responses!

cakesrock Posted 17 Apr 2011 , 3:42am
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I've used piping gel and a thin layer of BC as well

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