Need Ideas For Achieving Fuschia Color Asap!

Decorating By Misdawn Updated 30 Apr 2009 , 4:26pm by Misdawn

Misdawn Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:23pm
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Please help. I've mixed my gumpaste and added some Wilton Rose color. It's HOT PINK! How do I get more of a fuschia color?

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aggiechef Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:33pm
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I always think of fuschia as a pink/purple color. Have you added a VERY small amount of Wilton's lavender color to it?

brincess_b Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:35pm
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id throw in purple? dont know how well that would work though. maybe some red?
there are colour wheels on here somewhere that might help you too.

Misdawn Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:40pm
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I tried Wilton red...lavender..dusty pink....not getting fuschia. It's either really pink , red, or purple. Uuuugh!

aligotmatt Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:46pm
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I would say, getting fuschia from hot pink, I would add purple. maybe some red. if it was not getting deep enough, maybe a drop of royal blue.

Justbeck101 Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 3:54pm
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I needed this color the other day and I spent 2 days trying to get it. Nothing worked so I did a lighter pink and deep pink centers in my flowers. You can see in my photos of the wedding cake I posted. I think Americolor sells it.

Misdawn Posted 30 Apr 2009 , 4:26pm
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Thanks for that link. My bride's colors are fuschia and gold. So glad I don't have to wear that bridesmaid dress!

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