Superman Needs Help! Asap

Decorating By gillyb Updated 1 Sep 2010 , 3:01am by thatslifeca

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gillyb Posted 1 Sep 2010 , 2:19am
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I am first time fondant cake decorating. So far have gone really well. Doing superman emblem but can't work out how to get the red S onto the cake??? keeps stretching or breaking ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh icon_cry.gif
maybe should have planned better........[/b]

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sweet-thing Posted 1 Sep 2010 , 2:44am
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I would use gumpaste. You can use a 50/50 mix or add tylose to the fondant. Gum paste doesn't stretch like fondant. Hope that helps! icon_smile.gif

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thatslifeca Posted 1 Sep 2010 , 3:01am
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You could also try maybe rolling out your fondant a little thicker. My exprience has been that it stretches when I roll too thin.

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