How To Make Big Bird From Fondant

Decorating By grandmalink Updated 5 May 2009 , 12:28pm by Texas_Rose

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grandmalink Posted 5 May 2009 , 11:46am
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I want to make 3-D Big Bird from fondant. Do I make his body and let dry than his head and let dry add wings and legs. Or do I make every thing and put together as I go? Can you tell this is my first time doing this?

I can use any help that you can give me.

Thank you

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Texas_Rose Posted 5 May 2009 , 12:28pm
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When I make fondant figures I usually use a lollipop for a base for the head, and then the lollipop stick is support for the figure, trimmed to the right height for what I'm making. I put everything on and let it dry, propped up if necessary. Sometimes it takes a few days to dry all the way through.

There's a Debbie Brown book where she makes Big Bird, but only the top half.

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