More to explore:
How to Dry Marshmallow Fondant | eHow
How to Make a White Decorator Icing | eHow
Gunge: It’s a Miracle! Mix fondant with water to a toothpaste consistency and smooth it on problem areas.
to get cracks out of fondant
I like the water effect on the cake, but I *DO NOT* like the cracks in the fondant. REALLY? Jeesh
What I like most about this cake is the texture and that is it actual icing and not fondant. I love fondant, but sometimes a good butter cream frosting is just better. Yum!
Carols birthday cake with cracking chocolate fondant....nightmare stuff!
Good idea I didn't know: When fondant cracks on your cake... smooth it out with vegetable shortening and moving in a circular motion.
Fondant Daisy Cake, via Flickr.
fondant flower, wondered how they did this
When and how to use fondant or modeling chocolate
How much fondant do I need? Very handy chart!
this is for fondant but could be done this same way with polymer : Tutorial fondant owl