Help With Fondant Cracks!!!!!

Decorating By chanda Updated 12 Sep 2009 , 7:49pm by brincess_b

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chanda Posted 12 Sep 2009 , 4:18pm
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I just put the fondant on my wedding cake. The top tier looks okay. The middle and bottom tiers look terrible. They have cracks on the part the curves down from the top. I am using satin ice. It tastes good and is easy to roll out, but it is very gritty and is not covering well. any advice on getting no cracks? I rolled it out between 1/8 and 1/4 in. I also added a little crisco/

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brincess_b Posted 12 Sep 2009 , 7:49pm
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sounds like its dried/ stretched. really all yu can do is work faster, roll out as little as possible, support it when lifting, and dont over knead the fondant. rubbing in a little crisco on the cracks might help to blend them in a bit.

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