CUTTERS | MANOLIA
CUTTER | LESSONS - FLOWERS
There are many varieties of
magnolias, so however you decide to make them, you won't be "wrong".
Cake found on the web. I'd love
to give credit if you can let me know the creator's name.
This is a magnolia example that
you can buy pre-made from Gumpaste at http://www.sugarcraft.com
(Go to Flowers then to Gumpaste
Use water for 'glue' throughout. Just
a dab, not too much. Can use a mixture of thinned gumpaste/water for glue
Make the flower center using a small
ball of gumpaste and covering with #1 tip, royal icing brown dots. Press
in hooked-over covered wire (like Little Bopeep's Staff).
Roll out the gumpaste, very thin, cut
the petals out
Vein and assemble using water to glue
them together (if making two layers as above).
Use the wire or pinted tool to make
a good hole for the wire center before drying!
Dry petals overnight.
Use a dusting brush to dust the yellow
starting near the center outward.
Make the flat yellow part of the center
and place in flower center. You can use gumpaste and 'pull-outs' for the
Insert the wire with the center
on it. Flower now needs to be placed in a former having space underneath
for the wire.
pin and board, Corn starch
Icing, small amount
or Bone tool
and dusting brushes
you may need to use our search function to find the right veiner...will
cutter Petal cutter - a 2 pc cutter set #MC210
wires #26 and #30, optional)
Dusting colors - mango, pink, green, plum