I have to make taupe for a cake next week. Thanks for the tip Melysa. That's the exact color I want and I wouldn't have thought to add black.
How to mix the color taupe; Adding just a tad of the third color; Mixing illuminating blacks illustration showing how three colors mixed can make the color taupe.
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