Coloring Gum Paste

Decorating By flourchild60 Updated 21 Apr 2011 , 2:01am by dogluvr

flourchild60 Posted 20 Apr 2011 , 11:23pm
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How do I color gum paste Navy blue. I have used almost 1/2 a container of paste navy blue color and even added a little black and it is a royal blue, not navy?????

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tonedna Posted 20 Apr 2011 , 11:51pm
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Keep adding color. Takes a lot. Use americolor or chefmaster. They have more pigment
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dogluvr Posted 21 Apr 2011 , 2:01am
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anytime I need to do a dark color like black or navy blue, I start with chocolate icing or fondant.

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