Problem With Coloring Mff Dark

Decorating By jardot22 Updated 28 May 2009 , 9:41pm by idjitmom

jardot22 Posted 28 May 2009 , 8:20pm
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I am just looking for some tips on how to get some consistency in the texture of my MFF when adding dark colors such as black or red. I made black one time that turned out beautifully - pliable and soft, but when I made some dark blue the other day, it was so dry and teary, like dry cookie dough, and I could not get the consistency back to what it should be. Both times I added the color into the liquid mixture before adding the powedered sugar. Is there a trick to getting it to stay soft and smooth with no tearing when you roll it out? I'd appreciate any and all tips or info! Thanks!!

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idjitmom Posted 28 May 2009 , 9:41pm
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If it's crumbly, try adding glycerin (small amounts at a time).

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