Edible printing is the incredible art done on cakes, cookies and cupcakes. This is done with the help of edible ink, edible paper and inkjet printer especially for cake decoration. Monitored by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for consumer safety, edible printing can be done with any of the major printer manufacturers including, HP, Epson and Canon. Indeed, for printing with edible inks, any inkjet printer with print-heads in the printer can be used provided that it is committed for edible ink printing and does not come into contact with regular ink as contamination could occur. Canon printers are very popular printer for edible ink applications with various edible ink retailers offering a wide range of Canon printer ink cartridges.
The printer is a versatile inkjet system for 3-dimensional items up to 2 inches high. This inkjet uses edible ink to print high outstanding quality edible images on delicacies, promotional candy and bakery products such as cookies, chocolates, lollypops and more. The edible ink system is ideal for any graphic printed and offers incredible benefits when used as an applicator for four-color process, gradients or multi-color printing jobs. With this inkjet printer dedicated for edible printing, you can print within minutes your products decorated with crisp edible images.
So, all you need is a good photo inkjet printer such as a Canon Pixma Photo, scanner and edible inks. Then use edible icing sheets to produce creative pictures for your cake designs and see where this brilliant cake decoration takes you.
Disclaimer: The information in this article does not represent any particular company’s opinions or suggestions. Edible ink printing should follow the instructions of the manufacturer from whom you buy your Edible Ink supplies, and it should be noted that the mixing of edible inks and regular inks should not be done.