Have used this recipe alot another one from my college pastry book!
Here is an easy fast recipe for making your own almond paste
1 pound blanched almonds
3 cups powder sugar
2 egg whites
1 teaspoon almond extract
1 pinch of salt
Grind almonds in a blender. Thoroughly mix in confectioners sugar. Beat egg whites slightly, then stir into the almond mixture. Add almond extract, using your hands to blend the heavy mixture.