I am wondering how everyone who does fondant/modeling chocolate/etc. figurines and other items keeps the marks from rubber gloves off of the finished product!? I haven't worked with fondant/modeling chocolate combination yet, but this week's cake will be my first, and it has some hand sculpture. The wrinkles from my gloves show when I try to roll balls or shape pieces. Any tricks?
This may be a dumb question (fondant/modeling chocolate/etc.)
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I don't use gloves for assembly either. I use them to color the fondant so that I don't stain my hands, then wash thoroughly (i have hot hands) and make sure they are good and dry. I will even rub a little corn starch or powdered sugar between my hands too so the fondant doesn't get sticky. Wet hands=sticky messy fondant!