How To Attach Mask?

Decorating By kathyw Updated 19 Aug 2015 , 3:33pm by kathyw

kathyw Posted 8 Aug 2015 , 7:08am
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Hi, what would be the best way to attach a gumpaste mask ( like a Venetian carnival mask) to the top of a cake?

Thanks

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Dzrt-Bkr Posted 19 Aug 2015 , 2:36am
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I would make a thin white chocolate base (plate) then dip the mask edge in and attach. If it is larger you can use those mini portrait holder stands.

ropalma Posted 19 Aug 2015 , 2:22pm
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 How about attaching dowels to the back of the mask so you can insert them into the cake to hold up the mask.

kathyw Posted 19 Aug 2015 , 3:33pm
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Thanks for the advice.  I think I will try both the chocolate and the dowels.  I never thought about the portrait holder.  That sounds interesting.


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