Coloring Mmf Turquoise Blue

Decorating By beverlyanne Updated 30 Jun 2008 , 3:35am by BlakesCakes

beverlyanne Posted 29 Jun 2008 , 3:52pm
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Good Morning Cakers!!!

I'm trying to color my MMF a Turquoise Blue (6 parts sky blue; 1 part lemon yellow) and it looks dark green. Any ideas as to how I can Fix this to look like a blue color Turquoise? Thanks.

Bev

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BlakesCakes Posted 30 Jun 2008 , 3:35am
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I'm not a formula user, but In my mind, that's definitely a formula for green (blue+yellow).

The sky blue is on the way to turquoise, anyway, so I'd have probably just tried adding a bit of mint or leaf green to it.

Now that you have some dark green, I think you need to lighten it with some white (fondant or color) to see the underlying shade is--it may be OK, if just lightened up a bit. If it comes out too green, try adding back in just a bit of the sky blue.

HTH
Rae

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