2 Figures, Train, Rose's- Decor Help

Decorating By Summer09 Updated 12 Jun 2010 , 1:16pm by poohsmomma

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Summer09 Posted 12 Jun 2010 , 10:22am
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im doing a cake and it has 2 figures, Train, rose's, ball and baby blocks on it-

ive done one figure in gumpaste and fondant mixed, should i do the rest in the same knowing they cant be eaten as they will taste horrible ( gumpaste )- will some poeple want to eat the decs do you think, so shuld i try and d it in fondnt only

is it ok to do stuff just in fondant? and why do people not?

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poohsmomma Posted 12 Jun 2010 , 1:16pm
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I seldom have people eat the decorations. I guess technically they are edible, but that doesn't necessarily make them palatable.

You can make figures out of fondant, but they stay a little "soft". I mix fondant and gumpaste or add Tylose to the fondant so the figures dry a little faster and are studier.

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