Flower formers are good for shaping these pretty flowers, gum paste is a sugar dough that has a special ingredient added – Gum Tragacanth. This essential ingredient makes the paste stretchable, elastic and pliable; well, sort of like a gum! With just a little practice, you too can make beautiful lifelike flowers that will have people saying ‘What?! That’s made out of sugar?
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