Bride Wants A Red Initial Topper

Decorating By bnsbrown Updated 27 Apr 2014 , 11:56pm by Smckinney07

bnsbrown Posted 10 Apr 2014 , 4:10am
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The bride wants a RED script initial, less than 2 weeks till wedding. She's deferred to me.  Should I just do one in gumpaste? It's an L so I'm uneasy about it being secure up there.  I've thought about just painting a silver metal cake topper letter red... but then wondering about food safety on that.   Thoughts would be appreciated.

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morganchampagne Posted 10 Apr 2014 , 6:05am
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AI'm thinking that If you cut one out and let it dry it should be fine...but I've never actually tried it. I have a book where the lady says it could be done....maybe somebody will be able to be more definitive

bnsbrown Posted 27 Apr 2014 , 9:43pm
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AMade it with candy clay and dusted with pearl dust; worked nicely and set up quickly. [IMG][/IMG]

Smckinney07 Posted 27 Apr 2014 , 11:56pm
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AI make them all the time, I like to use Word for the script, size as needed then print on card stock. I use Gumpaste and make two, I will sandwich them with floral wire between so they look quite thin. Sometimes I'll add matching disco since its not something they're eating.

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