Making A Feather

Decorating By Griffin781 Updated 30 Jun 2010 , 10:42pm by Cookie4

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Griffin781 Posted 30 Jun 2010 , 10:05pm
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I have a wedding cake request for next month and they want a realistic looking peacock feather on it. any recommendations on how to make an eadible peacock feather?


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Kitagrl Posted 30 Jun 2010 , 10:25pm
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Where do they want it?

Alot of cakes use actual real feathers inserted into a small straw or something.... or piped abstract feathers on the cake....??

What design are they looking for?

I did a peacock cake in buttercream and piped abstract ones on it but then topped it with real ones. (In photos)

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Cookie4 Posted 30 Jun 2010 , 10:42pm
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You might want to take a look at Earlene Moore's website. She has a flyer you can purchase for instructions on making turkey feathers and bullets. It's very creative and I believe it's made out of rice paper and an edible marker. Earlene Moore is extremely creative and if you have the opportunity to take a class or demo from her you won't be disappointed.

Her website is:

and, pics of the feathers are at:

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