Fondant/gumpaste Sculpted Animals?

Decorating By cupncake1 Updated 20 Jul 2011 , 8:51pm by RetiredNavyChief

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cupncake1 Posted 18 Jul 2011 , 3:23pm
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I have someone who wants to order a cake with fondant/gumpaste animals on it, I want to charge extra because I know it's going to be a lot more work but I'm not sure how much extra I should charge without going over the top. There is a rather tall giraffe with a bird sitting on it and a monkey and elephant on the sides, I normally charge $2.50 per serving for buttercream and whipped frosting cakes and $3.00 per serving for fondant covered cakes

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BeesKnees578 Posted 18 Jul 2011 , 3:33pm
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I have been known to charge $5-10/animal depending on the other decorations on the cake, how big they are, etc. If there aren't alot of other decorations, I include them in the price.

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RetiredNavyChief Posted 20 Jul 2011 , 8:51pm
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I too charge 5-15 for figures, 25 for the small shoes, boots, etc

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