Wilton Colors, Can You Use Them To Color Gumpaste?

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DollLady Posted 26 Aug 2009 , 9:54pm
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The Wilton colors used for buttercream, can I use these on gumpaste also, or should I purchase the color dusts? thanks a bunch!!

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prterrell Posted 26 Aug 2009 , 9:55pm
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Yes, the gel colors can be used to color gumpaste.

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kakeladi Posted 26 Aug 2009 , 10:10pm
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Yes, paste/gel colors are used to color any icing medium.
Dusts are used on finished pieces to add color hightlights - not so much for 'total' coloring that gels give. Dusts are not mixed into icing mediums - just dusted on.

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