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Sugar artistry 1 – cooking, casting, moulding and simple garnishes


Working with sugar and creating designs is a true art and a highly sought after skill that sets you apart. Begin your journey into the art of sugar artistry with learning the foundation skills from industry experts.

What you will learn

  • how to weigh, cook and colour sugar 
  • simple casting, moulding and pulling techniques 
  • how to make a basic flower
  • how to assemble a showpiece 
  • dual coloured ribbon
  • understand the importance of basic recipe and handling fundamentals
    • addition of acid
    • addition of glucose
    • cooking temperature
    • handling temperature
    • gluing sugar components.

Each student is provided with their own individual workstation and works on his / her own showpiece.

Students get to take their showpiece home at the end of the course. 
Approximate dimensions: L 200mm x W200mm x H500mm

For students that have previously undertaken Sugar Artistry 1 at the academy and would like to come back to learn the new design, we offer a 25% discount on the course cost, a saving of $65.00. Please contact the academy for a discount code prior to enrolling. 

For students that enrol into both level 1 & 2 of Sugar Artistry in 2017, we offer a package deal at a total cost of $699.00, a saving of $131.00 - please contact the academy for a voucher code prior to enrolling. 

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, suitable for complete beginners.




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