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2,190 views, 0 by lori

airbrush colors

does anyone know are airbrush colors ready to use and has anyone tried to thin down any form of regular food color?

536 views, 0 by RavensShadow

Blood Red Airbrush Color?

The Problem: So I am making a cake for a birthday and need to get a deep blood red color for my airbrush. I am making a gothic style cake so think really deep blood red. I am having problems creating the red I want. Does anyone know any color...

4,792 views, 0 by MzCuteCupcakes

Airbrush Beginner

I recently purchased a airbrush machine but I’m super scared to use it. Excited but scared lol. How can I achieve this effect on a cake? http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_d2iRWiG_iw8/S6p8xdy4Q6I/AAAAAAAAANE/p6sM3-dNDdE/s1600/safari+cake.jpg The...

2,157 views, 0 by JoJo1625

1st Airbrush, what brand of colours do i get

Hi All im from the UK and bought my 1st airbrush, what brand of colour is the best to get? I have a dinky doodle airbrush. Also any tips and tricks would be great :D Cheers Jo

2,308 views, 0 by AngForeman

Can I mix airbrush color in whipped frosting

I making teal colored cupcakes for a birthday party i’m going to tomorrow and am using rich’s better creme non dairy whipped icing the kind that comes in a carton. Would it be okay if I used airbrush color to color my icing (was thinking to add...

10,525 views, 0 by Nikki Belleperche

Nikki Belleperche

Airbrushing cakes black?

Some of you may have seen one of my previous posts about how I have an upcoming wedding cake that will have all red and black fondant tiers. I have been looking for good deals on red and black fondant (the two colors I absolutely loath to color...

1,116 views, 0 by nehabakes

Airbrushing on SMBC

Hello, I have to airbrush SMBC to a Ruby Red color. Is it possible? I read somewhere that the fat in SMBC will cause the water based airbrush color to bead up. Also, if an airbrushed cake is placed in fridge, will the condensation effect the...

3,709 views, 1 by Sweet Confections by Karen

Sweet Confections by Karen

Help! Which edible gold do I need?

I am a little confused as to which kind of edible gold to use on my cakes and flowers to give it a beautiful shimmer and shine. I got the Wilton airbrush gold color to spray a bow I made but, I was highly disappointed with the color. Can...

3,900 views, 0 by cheryl arme

cheryl arme

air brushing fondant

Hi everyone! How long does it take for airbrushed food color to dry before you can airbrush more. Thanks!

3,549 views, 3 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Airbrush/painting marzipan?

Hi cakey friends…….Im making my son his birthday cake, problem is, he will only have it covered with marzipan. Hes given me strict design insructions and wants a very colourful cake. Colourful stripes to be precise. Does anyone have any tips...

4,915 views, 0 by Tammy

Tammy

painting without an airbrush

hello fellow cakers!! i am trying to figure out the best efficient way to undertake a super mario themed birthday cake for my twin boys. i wanted to do a small 3 tiered cake and do two different scenes on the bottom to tiers and then make a...

1,492 views, 0 by Vic

Vic

One airbrush to rule them all

Model KIT – G23 – 22 master Airbrush I have a dual action trigger. How do we change from one color to another? Thank you. Also, how do you “know” for example one batch of 13 cupcakes, how much color does one need for that and how do you...

2,471 views, 1 by SugarCainSweets

Need Help with Guitar Cake!

Hi all, I was “volunteered” by a dear friend to make her a guitar cake. But not just any guitar cake – a Stevie Ray Vaughn guitar cake. 3D – no way around it. I am going to try to attempt the water color on fondant technique since I do not have...

5,434 views, 0 by asicutey

Airbrushing..

After airbrushing the cake, the color became darker after a while and started sticking on everything that touches the cakes…even hands and everything..Can somebody suggest a way to fix this? I am new to cake decorating and airbrushing…here is...

5,664 views, 0 by Kirstie's cakes

HELP! What's the best way to make the colour of whiskey?

Hi all I’m making my dad a whiskey “famous Grouse”shaped bottle cake for his birthday. I need help on the colour for the whiskey what would you suggest? I can cover it all in white icing and airbrush, paint with colour or use that coloured...

832 views, 0 by MzCuteCupcakes

Airbrushing a 2 tier cake

I’m working on a small 2 tier cake that’s going to be airbrushed one solid color. I’m a beginner with the airbrushing and have only airbrushed one tier cakes so far. My question is, do I airbrush them separately then stack them or stack them...

5,844 views, 20 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

820 views, 0 by 3DSweets

Cake to be frozen, Bleeding issues?

I’ve got a grad cake request for a weekend I’m away, and the customer is willing to have the cake frozen. (She also needs to travel with it, so it’s an okay idea anyway.) Planning a sheet cake with vanilla buttercream (airbrushed with a yellow...

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