How Can I Get This Imprint?? Help Please

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tasha27 Posted 15 May 2011 , 5:34pm
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I am doing a graduation cake this week and the client wants a cake similar to this one http://cakecentral.com/gallery/1853028 I looked at Fondant rollers and can't find one with this impression, does anyone here know where I can get one by Thursday? Thanks in advance

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NanaSandy Posted 15 May 2011 , 5:47pm
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it might be a stamp?

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MissLisa Posted 15 May 2011 , 5:52pm
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That might be an impression mat for use with clay too.......

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tasha27 Posted 15 May 2011 , 5:54pm
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I was actually thinking it may be a stamp as I was typing the question. I will check Hobby Lobby Tomorrow and Joanns and Michaels today. Thanks..I emailed the creator last week but no reply as of yet. I also googled impression mats and came up with nothing also.

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KoryAK Posted 15 May 2011 , 7:50pm
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Check out the scrapbooking aisle too. They have a lot of 3D pieces that work great as impression makers and they are a LTO cheaper than "real" things"

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quietude Posted 15 May 2011 , 8:03pm
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I think I've seen this one in the clay section at Hobby Lobby & Joanns.

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ibmoser Posted 15 May 2011 , 8:09pm
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I've seen it, too, but can't remember where. If the cake is for a female, you may be able to use the Wilton "Graceful Vines" impression mat. It is a little more floral and scrolly than the ferns but is still vaguely similar

http://www.wilton.com/store/site/product.cfm?id=93495AAA-423B-522D-F11F0C5BE27A3F93&fid=D765FA12-1E0B-C910-EA65A78440A32A74

Looks to me like the ferns are impressed into the fondant rather than raised up from the fondant, just like the Wilton mat.

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FlourPots Posted 16 May 2011 , 1:24am
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tasha27...I believe that's the Sculpey texture mat...I just purchased it and it looks just like the pattern on the cake.

It comes in a set of 2...Ferns & Squares

http://polyclay.info/studio-by-sculpey-texture-makers-ferns-squares/

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tasha27 Posted 16 May 2011 , 2:38am
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Thanks everyone for the replies FlourPots went to that link and it does look exactly like it, went to order it and......Its sold out. I am going to check the arts and crafts shops tomorrow since we are lucky enough to have all three I should find something. Ibmoser, I actually have that pin from Wilton but unfortunately this cake is for a male so that is a no go. Thanks again everyone icon_biggrin.gif

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FlourPots Posted 16 May 2011 , 7:53am
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If you can't find it locally, they are in stock at QVC...that's where I got mine: http://www.qvc.com/qic/qvcapp.aspx/view.2/app.detail/params.item.F190768.desc.Studio-By-Sculpey-Texture-Makers-Set-of-2

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Nusi Posted 16 May 2011 , 9:09am
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honestly dear i dont see why u are getting specific about the impression mat or roller.. unless the cutomer asked spicificly for it i dont think they mind the change.. u can always tell them that u will use antoher impression and hoenstly i dont think they would mind.. the main idea on this cake is not really affected by the impression. of course unless the customer wants it specifically

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tasha27 Posted 16 May 2011 , 12:50pm
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Thanks I found it at QVC and yes the customer wants that imprint I am not doing the same cake just the imprint, trust me if I could use another one I would. Thanks all the same. icon_lol.gif

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FlourPots Posted 16 May 2011 , 1:48pm
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I'm so glad you got it...I should've linked QVC from the beginning, but their photo wasn't showing up for me, and I thought it might not for you either, so I found another site that showed the pattern clearer.

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diamondsmom Posted 16 May 2011 , 2:55pm
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Its definitely a stamp...I have the same one and paid only 99cents for it icon_biggrin.gif

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Tracys1982 Posted 16 May 2011 , 4:03pm
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Try looking in the scrapbooking stamp asile in Michaels I am pretty sure you will find it if you dont find it in a regular stamp

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calicopurr Posted 16 May 2011 , 4:28pm
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I have it and I got it at Joann's in the clay section.

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