Elmo Color...and Marizpan Question

Decorating By aundrea Updated 12 Dec 2009 , 7:54am by aundrea

aundrea Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 5:23am
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im making an elmo cake - and trying to figure out the correct color of elmo. is he red? red-orange? or orange-red?
also, im thinking of trying to make a little girl figurine out of marzipan, do i need to add gumpaste to help it harden? and how do you color on marzipan? the same way as gumpaste?

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JanH Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 6:34am
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Everything you ever wanted to know about marzipan:



Kazoot Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 6:48am
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In my opinion, Elmo is red.

aundrea Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 6:50am
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thanks jan-im checking it out.
yes im thinking red but for some reason, but the picture im going off of looks like it has a tint of maybe orange?? not pure red. then again it can be my eyes! LOL

madgeowens Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 7:10am
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All the elmo in the toy dept are red...I been checking that out myself

aundrea Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 7:54am
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ok thank-you,its gotta be my eyes. which are looking a bit right now too!

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