Place petals on parchment paper, bake at 200 degrees for 10-12 minutes, depending on oven and latitude


Click below to hear the crackle of baked petals, sort of like crunchy leaves in autumn . . . in Florida, not!






How it began:


A fresh-petal illustration from Mennonite Daughter, Chapter 10: Lipstick and Other Forbidden Delights


Do you enjoy baking, or crafting?

Any other tips for drying flowers?

Drying rose petals is a form of recycling. How do you recycle creatively?


Next “Plain and Fancy” blog post: a Hallowe’en party here on Wednesday, October 28, 2020      🙂