My post for day 22 of Thing-a-DAy
So I am a few hours late posting my thing for the 22nd…a chocolate rose.
This is my first attempt at making modelling chocolate. I have used white chocolate and coloured it with paste food colour.
The biggest challenge for me is the fact that I have rather warm hands so I have a matter of seconds between the chocolate being too hard to shape and semi molten. I have used latex gloves to isolate the heat of my skin from the chocolate as much as possible but it is still a challenge!
I do see a lot of possibilities using this substance though. It is much quicker to make a chocolate rose than a sugarpaste or flower paste one and as it seems to colour so well there would be a lot of scope for making a…
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