How Do I....

Decorating By KalliChristos Updated 13 Dec 2011 , 3:31am by CWR41

KalliChristos Posted 12 Dec 2011 , 10:40pm
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Im new to all this and experimenting...I have 3 questions

1) nervous about stacking cakes. Its my first tiered cake (3 tier). Any advice
2) I would like to color MMF. What is the "best" ingredient to do this? Can i use drops? colored chocolate?
3) I plan on making decorations from the same batch of fondant i will use to cover the cakes. this is "OK" right?? lol

Annnnnything will help. icon_eek.gif
Thanks in advance

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hails Posted 12 Dec 2011 , 11:02pm
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Hi there sorry cant help with stacking however I always color my fondant with Wilton gel colors works like a charm. Yes you certainly can use the same fondant for decorations, I do it all the time icon_smile.gif good luck

DeniseNH Posted 12 Dec 2011 , 11:04pm
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If I were you, I'd wait till I had a few minutes free then google wedding cake stacking tutorial and watch it two or three times over until you could do it in your sleep. MMF colors well with gel colors. Drops will add moisture to the MMF and make it sticky. Decorations from the same batch of fondant is perfectly fine. All the best to you.

KalliChristos Posted 13 Dec 2011 , 12:56am
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thank you ladies SO much! Will keep you posted....

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