Filing Down The Gumpaste

Every now and then you get a rough edge on gumpaste flower petals. No big deal, you can usually fix it while the gumpaste is wet.

But then there are the ones that you miss, and those you need to deal with in a harsher manner.

Here's the flower with the rough petal:

Here's the emery board being used on the edge of the petal, just file it down gently:

Here's the smooth edge of the petal:

Easy and fast.

Kara Buntin owns A Cake To Remember LLC,  online cake supplies at and

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