elda76 Posted 21 Aug 2012 , 6:49am
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Hi everyone,

I had a request to make a hay bale cake (fruit cake) for 29 Sept. But they want the cake to be covered in fondant. How am I going to make the fondant look like straw? All the cakes on CC is done with BC. Any ideas? Please help asap!!

Thanks

Elda

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manddi Posted 21 Aug 2012 , 12:10pm
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The easiest way would be to use an extruder. Makin's clay extruder is the best(in my opnion).

Crazy-Gray Posted 21 Aug 2012 , 12:29pm
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Check out this cake, I thought the corn field was superbly well done, maybe PM or comment on the pic to ask the maker how it was done?

http://cakecentral.com/gallery/2387406/john-deere-cake

Elcee Posted 22 Aug 2012 , 12:07am
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Could you roll the fondant a little thicker than normal and "rake" lines into it with a fork or other tool?

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