3D Chocolate Figure- Need Help

Sugar Work By nanascakes Updated 11 Jun 2012 , 6:20pm by auntginn

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nanascakes Posted 10 Jun 2012 , 10:45pm
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I bought a 3D mold to make a rubber ducky. I haven't made 3D figures before. What is the best way to bring the two halves together? Should I put the chocolate in both halves then quickly press them together and let harden? I am worried that they will pull apart when i unmold. If I do the halves separately and try to press together after they harden, I cant see how to do the edges so they will come together nicely. Is there someone out there who does 3D chocolate who could give me some advice? Thanks.

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auntginn Posted 11 Jun 2012 , 6:20pm
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I make mime separately and using melted chocolate to glue together. I remove them from the mold and carefully place them together to get an idea how much separation there is and where. Then I run a warm spatula across the back to smooth out rough areas and warm chocolate to fill in any large gaps.


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