Easter Lilies

Decorating By Bev882 Updated 7 Apr 2009 , 1:24am by paula19

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Bev882 Posted 4 Apr 2009 , 2:42pm
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I'm looking for tips on making Easter Lilies. Would like to use gumpaste vs. royal icing.

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kakeladi Posted 4 Apr 2009 , 4:14pm
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Royal icing and a special lilly nail.
Line nail w/foil and *lightly* grease that.
Use tip 70; start at the bottom and pull up a leaf, making sure you draw the petal up so it touches the foil.
Do 3 of them to form a "Y", then fill in between them for a total of 6 petals.
The center is added after the petals have dried. Pipe a small green star and push in a bunch of artificial stamen - one of them should be longer than the others.

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paula19 Posted 7 Apr 2009 , 1:24am
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If you look at a real easter lily, you'll see that 3 petals overlap the 3 other petals, so make sure that after you do the 1st "Y" do the other 3 petals between the 1st 3 petals, but over them...

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