Fondant Cactus!

Decorating By Mel53 Updated 1 Oct 2014 , 7:01pm by ropalma

Mel53 Posted 1 Oct 2014 , 5:14pm
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AHi There! Any suggestions on how to make or what to use for the "needles" ion fondant cactuses? Maybe white jimmies? I'm stumped! Thanks!!!

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ropalma Posted 1 Oct 2014 , 5:28pm
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That would work.   You can also use gumpaste to make them.  I did sesame seeds with gumpaste for a hamburger.  It was a bit time consuming but they dried hard.  Once you make the needles and they get dry you can insert them in the cactus.

Mel53 Posted 1 Oct 2014 , 5:51pm
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AThank you for your suggestion. I also heard that I could use royal icing. This will probably be faster and less time consuming, hopefully! :)

ropalma Posted 1 Oct 2014 , 7:01pm
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I am not a royal icing user so that never comes into mind.  But definitely that would work and less time consuming.

 

You gave me now a good idea for future use.  :grin:

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