Palette Knife Painting...

Decorating By BettyA Updated 8 Jul 2019 , 2:34pm by jchuck

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BettyA Posted 7 Jul 2019 , 3:02am
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How do you like the buttercream painting with a palette knife?? It's  different and I want to try it on BC. I like the way it looks, not perfect, kinda rustic looking.

Have any of you done this??

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ypierce82 Posted 7 Jul 2019 , 4:36pm
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I think they're gorgeous! I've seen so many variations, but I haven't tried it....yet.

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MBalaska Posted 7 Jul 2019 , 6:10pm
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The old  Bill Alexander / Bob Ross painting style. "It's your world". "Whatever makes you happy, you put in your world."

wonderful painters are painting beautiful cakes. smile

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SandraSmiley Posted 7 Jul 2019 , 10:55pm
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Oh yes, I love them so much!  Betty, I think they are all buttercream.  I haven't tried it, but plan to.  Unfortunately, when I've tried painting with a palet knife (with oils on canvas), I was pretty much a failure....sort of like piping.

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me_me1 Posted 8 Jul 2019 , 7:26am
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I love this style!! It's very liberating - you can do anything you like!!

Feel free to have a look at my Instagram page, there's several pics scattered throughout of this sort of thing. I'm @thisdarkcherry on Insta.  No, not fishing for likes or followers - pure laziness, can't be bothered finding the various photos to post here  :)  :)  :)

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jchuck Posted 8 Jul 2019 , 2:34pm
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Here’s a buttercream pallet painted cake I made for my birthday last year. Was fun to do.

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