Cake Craft City
Water, Cornflour, Preservative (E202), Citric Acid, Emulsifier: Soya Lecithin, Colours: E171, E151, E110, E142.
Rainbow Dust Metallic-Pearlescent Edible Food Paint - Dark Silver
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Rainbow Dust Edible Metallic Paint
Radiant Metallic Paint Ready To Use and Easy-to-clean your equipment after use. Once dry the lustre pigment is sealed within the surface - no dust or smudges!
These versatile paints can be applied with a small brush for detail work, To use the paint to cover the entire cake, first cover your cake in sugar paste and leave to dry ideally overnight to firm up. If creating a stacked cake in all the same colour, stack before painting as this will save on paint used. Then using the our EasyCover sponge, slightly moisten with water, wringing out any excess and putting the paint in a small palette tray load up the paint onto the sponge and dab all over the cake, reloading the sponge when needed. If you need to apply two coats make sure that you leave the first coat to dry completely before applying the second. Your cake can also use our paints in conjunction with an airbrush or the most basic way, using fine paint brushes for highlighting detail and features. All methods achieve great results, its just deciding which is most suitable to the result you are trying to achieve.it can be sponged on for larger areas (using the EasyCover sponge) and they can be sprayed through an airbrush for the ultimate smooth finish (with no need to thin).
So what do you get with these paints?
- Radiant Metallic Paint
- Ready To Use
- Easy-to-clean your equipment after use
- Once dry the lustre pigment is sealed within the surface - no dust or smudges!
- Apply with a brush for fine detail work
- Apply with a sponge for large area coverage (may require two coats)
- Use with an airbrush for a smooth finish (no need to thin â but we recommend using an airbrush with at least a 0.35mm nozzle/needle set up)
Using the EasyCover Sponge, we used half a bottle (approx 12ml) of paint to cover an 8 inch round cake (3 inch deep) which was sat on a 10 inch drum, also covered in sugarpaste. We applied 2 coats to get an even metallic finish.
The gold cake pictured in the listing used half a bottle (approx 12ml) of paint was used to cover a 5, 7, and 9 inch round cake (stacked first and then airbrushed). Only one coat was needed to get an even metallic finish.
- Nut Free
- GM Free
- Gluten Free
- Suitable for Vegetarians
- Certified Kosher
- Suitable for Halal Diets.
The paint is also suitable to be painted onto baked cookies, biscuits, various pastries etc. We encourage you to experiment as there is no real limitation to what these can be applied to. As the paints are water based, they are kind you your brushes/sponges and are very easy to clean at the end of your project.