1 cup shortening
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
4 cups powdered sugar
3-4 tablespoons milk
Beat the shortening, vanilla, and almond extract on medium speed for 30 seconds. Then gradually add in 2 cups of powdered sugar. Add 2 tablespoons of milk. Gradually add in the last 2 cups of powdered sugar. Then add some more milk until you get your desired consistency.
(makes about 3 cups)
Try this with the paper towel technique and you will always have success with it! Let me know how it turns out for you! Good luck!
p.s. Sorry there is not Tutorial Tuesday today! I am on vacation for a couple of weeks but I will be filming some more in the middle of August! Keep checking back :)