Need A Darker Green Grass Color. Help!

Decorating By lm499 Updated 10 Oct 2008 , 9:35pm by knel

lm499 Posted 10 Oct 2008 , 5:36pm
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Hi,

I need a dark green grass color and so far my green looks like the school green color!!!! All I have is Wilton colors to work with. Do I just keep adding more green leaf color or do I add some black or brown?

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linedancer Posted 10 Oct 2008 , 5:40pm
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I usually add black, it doesn't take much. HTH

kakeladi Posted 10 Oct 2008 , 9:22pm
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A dark color of any kind needs time to 'develope' the color -- make it the night before you need it.
The more paste color you add the longer it needs to 'develope'. It also will darken a bit once it is exposed to air.

knel Posted 10 Oct 2008 , 9:35pm
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You could use a little black, but I think it turns my green more of a gray/green shade. I mix moss green and kelly green to get a darker green color. HTH

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