3D Cat/orange Colour

Decorating By kmdrysdale Updated 14 May 2009 , 1:14pm by craftyone65

kmdrysdale Posted 13 May 2009 , 1:51am
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Hello i am making a 3D cat for a friend's little girl. She has a cat that is an orange tabby. The orange color is a dull almost grey tone to it, How would i make this? Any tips on this would be great, The cakes are made just have to cut them and then i need to decorate it tomorrow. I really want this cake to be great the little girl has had a hard week with being sick.

I am using a buttercream.

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kmdrysdale Posted 13 May 2009 , 12:20pm
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Please helpicon_smile.gif Just bumping this a bit!

kmdrysdale Posted 13 May 2009 , 8:10pm
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I am done the cake

underthesun Posted 14 May 2009 , 1:17am
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So sorry no one posted a reply. Just looked at your cat and the orange looks great. How cute! I hope she loved it. icon_smile.gificon_smile.gif

kmdrysdale Posted 14 May 2009 , 11:55am
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It is ok, I kinda just threw colours in to make this oneicon_smile.gif

craftyone65 Posted 14 May 2009 , 1:14pm
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I had to do sorta the same this this past week trying to get a nice orange for a Harley Davidson cake. Seemed like I put every color in there, I kept getting a beautiful peach color but it finally came out. It was darker then I wanted but it was a practice cake for a friends birthday. I have the hardest time with colors; wish I could afford to buy a large set of the Americolors. Haven't tried a 3d animal...you did a good job.

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