Using Stencils

Decorating By kmedina Updated 4 Oct 2013 , 4:24am by iseesmith

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kmedina Posted 20 Sep 2013 , 11:09pm
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i am trying to make a birthday cake and i want to use black fondant. but my question is when using a stencil what is the best to use airbrush or paint?

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joyandcake Posted 25 Sep 2013 , 1:15am
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I like an airbrush much better when stenciling.  I find there is less bleeding.  Also, I apply a thin layer of shortening to the bottom side of my stencil so it adheres snugly to the cake.  That helps.

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iseesmith Posted 4 Oct 2013 , 4:24am
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Typically people use royal icing for stenciling

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