Painting Buttercream Gold, Help.

Decorating By cakelady2266 Updated 19 Oct 2011 , 6:04pm by bethola

cakelady2266 Posted 19 Oct 2011 , 5:54pm
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I have a 50th anniversary cake coming up in December and the client wants a buttercream iced cake painted gold. I've seen cans of gold luster spray but I have never tried it. Before I order some to try out I thought I would ask others if it worked well or at all.

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bethola Posted 19 Oct 2011 , 6:04pm
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I've used it and well...didn't work for me! Plus to do a whole cake would be EXPENSIVE! If you have an airbrush system I'd use that. I HAVE however, painted a cake gold (buttercream) using a mini foam
roller! Worked well for me!

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