DIY Casting Jelly 200g
Casting jelly is a quick and simple way to make your own moulds to use with fondant gum paste chocolate soap or cold porcelain.
Save money by making a mould you need for a one-off project rather than buying a mould you will not re-use.
The casting jelly can be re-used many times if kept free of foreign matter.
~ Melt jelly in the container on medium microwave for 1 min and stir gently or can be melted over hot water.
~ Place article for moulding (eg leaf fridge magnet earring) in a flat bottomed container with sides higher than the object to be moulded. The article needs to be able to withstand the heat of the jelly.
~ Pour melted jelly over the object to completely cover. If bubbles appear tap container lightly to bring bubbles to the top.
~ Allow to cool.
~ When set remove from container. Press moulding paste RTR icing moulding chocolate or cold porcelain into mould and smooth back. Flex mould and completed mould will pop out.
~ Re-melt jelly and store ready for your next project. This jelly can be melted repeatedly if kept free from foreign matter