My Hobby Lobby Now Has Americolor Gels !!!

Decorating By tigerhawk83 Updated 21 Aug 2010 , 5:47pm by AKS

tigerhawk83 Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:15am
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icon_biggrin.gif Went into my local Hobby Lobby yesterday - and right there next to the Wilton colors was a new rack of Americolor Gel Colors. So HAPPY! Hate to have to buy everything online - and here in nowheresville, HL is my only option (even the closest Michaels is 50 miles away).

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Ellie1985 Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:25am
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They have Americolor at my Hobby Lobby too!

tesso Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:27am
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That is so cool!!! I will have to check the nearest hobby lobby!!

Writecakes Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:30am
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Awesome! I hope they are cheaper than the one and only over-priced cake shop in my area. I love Americolors!

anxietyattack Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:47am
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OOooh I can't wait to go check out my HL!!!

bakencake Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 12:58am
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There is a 40% coupon right now!!! I was also surprised to see that they not only have regular size but they have huge black and red color sizes!!!!!! It's like they know!

Win Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 1:01am
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Please be at my Hobby Lobby, please be at my Hobby Lobby. icon_rolleyes.gif

Win Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:27pm
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Joy, joy and happy dancing!!! I was at mine today and they had them too! What a blessing! Up until now, I've had to order them via internet 'cause no one round here has been cool enough to stock them!

Mikel79 Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:36pm
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I know!!!!! Isn't this AWESOME!!!!!!!!

I bought the Burgundy color yesterday! They also had a WHITE WHITE color. I have not seen this before. I grabbed that one to!!

=)
Michael

galliesway Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:38pm
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I came across that ours too. I was super excited! They also carry the Cake Cricut and accessories.

Malakin Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:39pm
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No way!!! I'm going shopping this weekend, pls let it be at mine, pls...

Aeropanda Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:43pm
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I am so excited! Thanks for sharing this! It gives me something to legitimately look for, rather than just going to spend money on random stuff!

sweetheart6710 Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:53pm
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Mine too! At my HL the price was $1.49 for the small bottles Wha hHOOOOooo

cylstrial Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:55pm
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Oh wow! I'm excited too! Thanks for sharing! Americolor is my favorite brand!

SuzyNoQ Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 6:55pm
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Mine too!! I posted about it the other day! They were $1.19 for the little ones.

bakencake Posted 6 Aug 2010 , 11:42pm
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Mikel79, i saw the white white too. what's it for? to whiten icing if you put too much color? or if you have a butter cream made of butter and want it white? does it work?

Win Posted 7 Aug 2010 , 2:06am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by bakencake

Mikel79, i saw the white white too. what's it for? to whiten icing if you put too much color? or if you have a butter cream made of butter and want it white? does it work?




I have used the white for several years to tone down colors that come out too bright. Yes, I too have used it in buttercream that is more ivory than white. I also use it for "eyeballs" on my figures as it dries so well. It is then so easy to paint the irises, etc.

HTH!

RosieC Posted 7 Aug 2010 , 6:48pm
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Oops! Somebody beat me to the Post! I just posted this again as I was so excited when I saw them in my Hobby Lobby today! As luck would have it I just bought a whole big overpriced set last week! icon_sad.gif

cs_confections Posted 7 Aug 2010 , 7:13pm
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Mine didn't icon_sad.gif And I got there just a little before closing yesterday, so I didn't ask anyone - just tried to get everything I needed (while looking at everything else that I don't need!) and get to the check out before the lights were turned off.

cookielicious Posted 21 Aug 2010 , 4:03pm
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AWESOME!!! I just heard that our local store has them too!!!

AKS Posted 21 Aug 2010 , 5:47pm
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They have them here too-$1.18 for the small bottles!!

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