Oil Painting - Mountain Scene

Decorating By cakesrock Updated 9 Oct 2011 , 1:53am by Mexx

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cakesrock Posted 9 Oct 2011 , 1:38am
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I would like to paint a mountain scene on fondant and have it look like an oil painting. Any tips on how to do this? TIA

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Mexx Posted 9 Oct 2011 , 1:53am
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You can mix petal dusts with clear alcohol (vodka, gin) and then paint onto the fondant. I believe that you can also use gel food colours (probably more oil-like) to paint directly onto fondant. These would likely take longer to dry.

You could experiment on a piece of rolled fondant to see which effect you prefer before you actually do it on the cake.

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