Do Fondant Figures Color "bleed" Onto Buttercream?

Decorating By Sod0217 Updated 29 Jan 2014 , 12:28am by dreamacres

Sod0217 Posted 28 Jan 2014 , 5:41pm
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I'm hoping someone can help me with this, do fondant figures color "bleed" onto buttercream?

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LizzieAylett Posted 28 Jan 2014 , 10:14pm
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If you're using a crusting buttercream, then I wouldn't think so.  The only issue is that after a while the fondant would start to sag and melt onto the buttercream, so that might cause the problem, although I'd think you'd have more major concerns than the colour bleeding at that point.

dreamacres Posted 29 Jan 2014 , 12:28am
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Fondant will react to humidity, heat and moisture and will "bleed" on the butter cream when exposed.   

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