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Peonies Birthday Cake

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Peonies Birthday Cake

Created in this Craftsy class

Classic Sugar Flowers: Peony, Anemone, Tulip taught by Nicholas Lodge

Make your cakes petal-perfect with instruction from Nicholas Lodge, sugar artist extraordinaire.

Other projects made as part of this class:

Cake Decorating
Peony in a pot
Cake Decorating
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Here are some details about my project:
Category Cake Decorating
Occasion Birthday
Material Gum Paste
Style Traditional
SusanAmelia on

Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: gumpaste, peony cutters/veiners, wire, floral tape, modeling tools

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What are you most proud of? I think the peonies look pretty good for a first try.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Hang in there! It takes a bit of time to make a peony, so just block off a few hours and go for it. It's relatively easy to make, if you follow Nicholas Lodge's steps, you can't mess it up.

SusanAmelia on

Hi Susan your cake and flowers are so pretty and romantic ! Very good job on your arrangement of peonies ! Well done and congratulations Nx

02/21/2013 Flag

very nice cake ! Simple yet elegant is the "lace" fondant or royal icing ?

02/21/2013 Flag

Wow....simply lovely, your flowers are amazing

02/23/2013 Flag

You do striking work!

06/29/2014 Flag

very pretty & very well done!

08/29/2015 Flag