Lime Green, Neon Green?

Decorating By madgeowens Updated 4 Feb 2010 , 5:17pm by icer101

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madgeowens Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 6:45am
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what colors can you mix to get lime green....that neon green thats popular???

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Bluehue Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 7:32am
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Hi MO,

The lime greens you see in my cake photos are from me using the Carolines Sugar Art apple green

Gives the brightest lime green i have found.

Bluehue.

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madgeowens Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 7:53am
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I was hoping to use what I have....thinking some combination would work...thanks maybe someone will come up with it yet lol...thanks again

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tesso Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 8:43am
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you want americolor....they have neon colors. here is a link to their site....and i put the second link to a place that really shows the color.

http://www.americolorcorp.com/


http://www.layercakeshop.com/Shop/Baking/Electric-NEON-Green-Gel-Paste-Food-Color.html

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sherrycanary62 Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 1:01pm
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Madge,

see the cake in my gallery...I used Wilton gel colors

Lemon yellow, with touch of leaf green.

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DLo912 Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 1:17pm
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If you look at the most recent cake I did, I used Americolor's Electric Green. It's the perfect shade of lime green! Good luck! : )

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greengyrl26 Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 1:31pm
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Yep...Americolor Electric Green. It's perfect! And it's what I used for the green bow on the zebra cake in my photos. icon_wink.gif

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tracycakes Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 4:47pm
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ditto Americolor Electric Green! Makes a perfect lime green.

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tonedna Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 4:56pm
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Yup! Americolor!
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CarolAnn Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 5:06pm
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If you don't want/have time to order colors you might try the McCormick Neon food colors from the grocery store. I've been using them for my granddaughters cakes and cuppies the last couple years and they make bright fun colors that really pop. Cheap investment with big time results.

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icer101 Posted 4 Feb 2010 , 5:17pm
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if you are using wilton colors.. for lime.. use more lemon yellow.. less leaf green... for hot pink.. use wilton rose pink...then in future . if you want to.. look up americolor neon pink and neon green.. i have other neon colors from this brand also.. i am telling you this.. because you say .. you hope to use what you have.. and this is what most of us want to do.. righ? use these colors (wilton) until you achieve what you are looking for..

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