Buttercream Piping On A Gumpaste Crown?

Decorating By mermaidcakery Updated 15 Jun 2014 , 7:01pm by mermaidcakery

mermaidcakery Posted 13 Jun 2014 , 10:18pm
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AI made gumpaste crowns for my niece's birthday cake. I want to add her name and a 1 on them. Can I pipe it in buttercream? I don't have any royal icing or letter or number cutters to use with more gumpaste. I do have some white chocolate, but I am not the steadiest piper.

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Sassyzan Posted 13 Jun 2014 , 10:26pm
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AButtercream is fine. It just wont work if she wants to keep the whole thing as a keepsake.

mermaidcakery Posted 15 Jun 2014 , 3:14am
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AThank you so much! I wasn't sure if she would want to keep it, so I used the white chocolate. It's not perfect, but it made them happy [IMG]http://cakecentral.com/content/type/61/id/3250149/width/200/height/400[/IMG]

Sassyzan Posted 15 Jun 2014 , 3:03pm
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AGreat! Cute cake!

mermaidcakery Posted 15 Jun 2014 , 7:01pm
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AThank you! It's the tallest thing I've ever done

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