Credit Card Cake???? Help

Decorating By micaelasmami Updated 10 Sep 2015 , 10:18pm by micaelasmami

micaelasmami Posted 9 Sep 2015 , 11:36pm
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A friend of mine wants me to make a gold lowes credit card cake. I haven't decorated in a while and I have amateur skills to begin with...I don't want to say no...but I don't even know where to begin on the gold fondant or should i just use luster dust? that would be a lot of luster dust though. ugh. feeling stressed already. usually i make my own mmf. do they sell gold fondant?

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B-Line Posted 10 Sep 2015 , 1:31am
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I've never used it, but I think Wilton has cans of spray on colors including gold and silver.  I'd get a head start by coloring the fondant yellow, then spray on the gold and then add cutouts or royal icing transfers for the details like the name and number.

Brookebakescake Posted 10 Sep 2015 , 4:39am
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I just did a cake with a gold layer and got good results with the Wilton gold spray mentioned.  Was a surprisingly nice finish, and even held up to fingerprints.  

You could start with yellow fondant, but experiment with using black fondant, because it also has a nice effect with the gold...adds depth to it.

good luck and post some pics when you finish!

micaelasmami Posted 10 Sep 2015 , 10:18pm
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Thanks! I will try those ideas!!!

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