How Do I Make Dark Royal Blue Fondant?

Decorating By JaneK Updated 8 Apr 2009 , 7:42pm by JaneK

JaneK Posted 8 Apr 2009 , 5:11pm
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I need to make fondant dark royal is for a flag. Does Americolor have a proper royal? Wilton gives me a turquoisey blue ...I do have Satin Ice blue but it is not the right colour either..

thanks in advance.


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Chef_Stef Posted 8 Apr 2009 , 5:15pm
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I'm partial to just painting stuff for dark colors, but for a darker shade, you could try adding some black or ?...I usually just take a bit of fondant and play with different colors added to it until I get close to the shade I want.

pish Posted 8 Apr 2009 , 5:16pm
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I've had to do this before and what I did was take the blue satin ice and added americolor royal and black until I got the navy blue I needed. I'll attach a pic, although you probably don't need it this dark icon_biggrin.gif

Hope that helps!

Caralinc Posted 8 Apr 2009 , 5:21pm
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Hi, I recently had to make this color too. I used royal blue and black. I added the black a little at a time until I reached the color I was looking for. HTH

JaneK Posted 8 Apr 2009 , 7:42pm
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Thanks so much!!! I appreciate your input!

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