How To Create A Flower Paste Peony For A Romantic Spray

This Valentine’s I wanted to share how to create a one of my favorite flowers with flower paste,
the peony! Not only are they an exquisite flower for bridal sprays, but they also turn any cake into a show-stopping masterpiece!

Supplies Needed For This Project:

  • Equipment:
  • Foam pad
  • Firm foam pad
  • Rose cutters:
  • Dresden tool:
  • Ball tool
  • Peony Veiner
  • Groove board:
  • 1 1⁄2″ polystyrene balls, one ball per peony
  • Floral wires, white
  • -22 gauge,
  • -26 gauge
    For calyx
  • -30 gauge green
  • -33 gauge green
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Wire cutters
  • Artist brushes
  • Craft brush
  • Egg former or apple tray
  • Paper towel
  • Foam pieces
  • Drying rack
  • Steamer or Kettle


  • Flower paste, white
  • Edible Dust
  • Plum, Sugarflair
  • African Violet, Sugarflair
  • Sprout
  • Super Pearl, The Sugar Art
  • Floral tape, moss green
  • Egg whites

Watch my video and see the romantic flower peony develop before your eyes!

-- Bobbie Bakes

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Elli Warren

Beautiful!! Thank you for sharing!! :-) x

Calli Creations

thanks so much for sharing, its stunning!


Thnx so much for sharing such a detailed video :) x

Enza - Sweet-E

Thanks so much for sharing x

Toni (White Crafty Cakes)

Thank you so much for sharing! Absolutely gorgeous!

Rosanna Bayer

Thank you for sharing its beautiful


What a gorgeous bouquet


amazing tutorial, I will give it a try. Thank you for sharing :) <3