Army Green

Decorating By lablady_29 Updated 3 Oct 2008 , 8:36pm by lablady_29

lablady_29 Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 12:14am
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I have to do an army tank cake this weekend and I need to know what colors to mix to get army tank green. She doesn't want camoflauge just the green. Thanks in advance for your help. Randy

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Rocketgirl899 Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 12:50am
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I dont know if this will help, or give you any tips...

ANTIQUE GOLD Add just an extremely small touch of Leaf Green to Golden Yellow

AQUA Sky Blue and Leaf Green

AVOCADO Use Moss Green color

BLACK Our paste color or Royal Blue, Christmas Red, Orange and Lemon

CHARTREUSE 9 parts Lemon Yellow, 1 part Leaf Green

CORAL Creamy peach and a touch of pink or orange and a touch of pink.

FLESH Add just an extremely small touch of Copper to white icing. Ivory can also be used. Light pink with a small amount of brown.

GRAY Add just a touch of Black to white icing.

HUNTER GREEN Kelly Green and a touch of Black

JADE Leaf green, Royal Blue and a touch of Black

LAVENDER Pink and Violet

MARIGOLD Lemon Yellow and Orange

MAROON Burgundy and Red Red

MAUVE Touch of Burgundy with very little Black.

MISTY GREEN Leaf Green, Royal Blue and a touch of Black

MOSS GREEN Our paste color or Violet and Lemon Yellow

MULBERRY Mix Rose with a touch of Royal Blue.

NAVY BLUE Royal Blue and Black

PERIWINKLE Royal Blue and Violet

PLUM Use violet with a touch of Christmas red.

RASPBERRY Pink and Red Red

RUST Orange, Red Red and Brown

SILVER We do not advise attempting to simulate silver color in icing. Instead, add silver leaves or other silver accessories to the cake.

TEAL Use teal paste color or Lemon Yellow and Sky Blue

TURQUOISE Sky Blue and Lemon Yellow

WARM GOLD Use Golden Yellow with just a touch of brown.

lablady_29 Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 2:39am
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Thank you rocketgirl899. I think maybe the moss color would be close. I could adjust it a little more.

jammjenks Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 12:08pm
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I make it using Wilton juniper green

jammjenks Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 12:23pm
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I make it using Wilton juniper green

Rocketgirl899 Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 5:17pm
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good luck!

lablady_29 Posted 3 Oct 2008 , 8:36pm
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Thanks jammjenks, I'll look at that color too. Randy

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