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Cake decorating intensive – intermediate - 5 days

Cake Decorating Intensive Intermediate6

You already have a good handle on the fundamentals of cake decorating, then join us for this fun 5 day course and take your knowledge of cake artistry to a new level.

Refine your skills and techniques in a professional environment and create some truly stunning cakes! 

Students have the freedom to select their own colour combinations and final finishes in this course. 

During this course you will make:

  • a 2 tier double barrel cake of your own design, professional finishing with a David Austin rose flower arrangement
  • a 3 tier wedding /celebration cake of your own design with open Peonies flower arrangement

2 tier double barrel cake:

  • setting up of a 2 tier double barrel cake
  • learn how to correctly position internal support for the cake 
  • learn how to cover a tall cake without cracking or folding and with perfectly sharp edges
  • sugar flower making
  • learn how to make realistic David Austin roses, buds, filler flowers and foliage
  • learn how to make a flower arrangement 
  • learn how to decorate, complete and present a double barrel cake.

3 tier wedding / celebration cake with open sugar peonies:  

  • setting up of a perfectly straight 3 tier round wedding / celebration cake 
  • learn how to prepare boards and set up a structure for a 3 tier cake
  • perfect covering 3 round cakes with sharp edges
  • sugar flower making:
  • learn how to make a flower arrangement with peonies and foliage 
  • learn how to position the flowers and present a 3 tier wedding / celebration cake. 

Designing and planning:

  • learn how to design and draw simple sketches including colouring and details of the cakes
  • planning and preparing the materials based on your design sketches

You will leave this course with a 2 tier double barrel cake and a 3 tier wedding / celebration cake as well as a your own sketches.

All materials are included in the cost of the course as well as a detailed manual containing step by step instructions for all the components covered in this course so that you can recreate them again at your leisure. 

Please ensure to familiarise yourself with our terms & conditions.  

Entry Requirements

You will have completed our 5 day beginner course, or have completed basic round, square and 2 tier cakes or have prior documented experience in cake design and decorating.

Duration

5 days

Level

Intermediate

Choose your start date

Start

Monday, 30 March 2020

Time

9am-4pm

Attendance dates

30 March - 3 April 2020

Price

$1,350.00