Will This Bleed Color Onto My Cake?

Decorating By Merry2go Updated 9 May 2012 , 12:39am by Merry2go

Merry2go Posted 8 May 2012 , 10:05pm
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I am making a buttercream cake. On the top I am placing a blue & gray badminton racket made of fondant. I hardened it by adding Wilton's Gum-Tex. My customer is picking up the cake tomorrow (Weds night) and serving it on Thursday morning. I normally place object on the cake as close to serving as possible but since it's going to be all put together for more than 12 hours. My question is will the blue & gray fondant colors leach out onto the cake? If so is there any thing I can do to prevent this?

Thanks much for your help!
Mary

3 replies
kakeladi Posted 9 May 2012 , 12:03am
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there should be NO problemicon_smile.gif

DeniseNH Posted 9 May 2012 , 12:28am
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No worry. The fondant will hold the color in and stabilize it.

Merry2go Posted 9 May 2012 , 12:39am
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Thanks. A relief. I have peace of mind.

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