Set of 4 plunger cutters for icing, pastry and marzipan. They are so easy to use - just roll out the icing, cut out blossom and press plunger down to attach flower onto cake. Use a little confectioners edible glue, icing or water to stick flower on.Also great to emboss.
Can be used with Cold porcelain, fondant, pastillage, polymer clay, gum paste, rolled buttercream, porcelanicron, sugar paste, pasta laminada, barro, plastilina, pasta, modelling clay, petal paste
Wash hands thoroughly. Using a small ball of white gum paste, roll and rub the paste until soft and pliable.
Directions are shown how to make one snow baby. These steps must be repeated in order to make all three of the snow babies. It’s easier to make the body parts of all the snow babies at the same time.
Use white gum paste. Now roll gum paste through pasta machine on the #1 setting (#1 being the thickest setting) and place clay down on work surface. Use the 1-1/2 inch circle cutter and cut out 4 circles, combine them and roll into a ball, then reshape into a teardrop. This is the basic body shape for all three of the snowmen.
Cut out 2 more circles using the 1-1/2 inch cutter, cut them into quarters and use ¾ of each circle for each arm. Roll into a ball and then reshape into teardrop.
For the legs, cut out 2 circles of gum paste, roll into balls and reshape into larger teardrops.
Shape foot by pinching the wide part of the teardrop, using thumb and index finger to resemble foot, use photo as guide. Do this for both legs.
Attach the limbs to body, as shown and blend well.
See No Evil snow baby: the narrow part of the teardrop is attached at the top of the shoulders and the arms are bent upward, to cover his eyes.
Speak No Evil snow baby: the narrow part of the teardrop is attached at the top of the shoulders and the arms are bent upward to cover his mouth.
Hear No Evil snow baby: the narrow part of the teardrop is attached to the side of his body. His arms are pointing upward and will cover his ears.
Use the needle tool to impress folds in arms where elbows would be.
Use a wide end knitting needle to make a belly button by press the tip of the needle into the center of the body.
Cut out 2 circles using the circle cutter. Cut one into quarters. Combine one complete circle and ¼ of the other circle and roll into a ball (slightly larger than ¾ inches).
Insert seed beads for eyes. Using needle tool press 3 lines near eyes for smile. Add nose, small pinch of orange rolled into small oval and attach to face. Using ½ inch mini leaf cutter, press a smile on the face under the orange nose. Turn the cutter around and use the sharp end to finish the smile. Brush cheeks with blush.
Cut 2 toothpicks in half. Put a dab of confectioners glaze on top of body. Insert toothpick and then attach head.
Hear No Evil – Roll blue paste through pasta machine down to a #4.(or roll out thin paste) Scarf is ¼ inch wide and 3 ½ inches long. Wrap scarf around neck as shown.
Speak No Evil – cut a ¼ inch wide strip of red gum paste about 1 inch long. Attach to the top of head with confectioners glue, roll two 5/16 (approximately) red balls, flatten slightly, and attach one to each side of head to resemble earmuffs.
See No Evil – flatten green pearl gum paste #4 on the pasta machine. Use 1-inch wide circle cutter and cut one. Place on head.
Use needle tool to scratch hat. Cut a strip of green pearl, ¼ inch wide and about 4 inches long, wrap around band of hat. Roll a ¼ inch ball of PASTE and attach to top of hat with confectioners glue.
Adjust arms as necessary to cover eyes, ears and mouth.
Use Kemper cutters to imprint designs on feet, if desired.