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Cake design and decoration

Get crafty with our cake design and decorating courses, and you’ll be wishing you could spend every day piping intricate icing patterns and having fun with fondant. 

Beginners will learn the fundamental techniques involved in covering, decorating, piping, stencilling and colouring cakes. 

Intermediate students will learn more advanced skills and learn additional approaches to modelling, decorating and piping. 

Professionals can enhance their existing expertise with a variety of more challenging methods in traditional and contemporary cake making, including figurines and modelling, when they study our advanced and master classes. 

Buttercream piping & creative floral designs level 1

Start your journey by learning all the basics of buttercream piping and create beautiful floral designs.

Start date: Saturday 01/05/2021 Duration 1 day

Essential baking and finishing skills

Learn how to make simple but elegant cakes that can be finished and enjoyed.

Start date: Tuesday 11/05/2021 Duration 2 days

Essential baking and masking skills

Bake 3 different cakes, create a multilayered, multi-flavoured cake, finished with a water-colour effect.

Start date: Tuesday 25/05/2021 Duration 2 days

Woodland themed round cake

Learn how to use fondant to create this cute woodland themed cake.

Start date: Saturday 29/05/2021 Duration 1 day

Raspberry barrel cake

Enhance you cake decorating skills by incorporating Isomalt toppers to your cakes.

Start date: Saturday 05/06/2021 Duration 1 day

5 day APA intensive taster

Master a range of skills in Patisserie, Chocolate, Cake Design and Decoration, Sugar and Bakery in this exciting new class.

Start date: Monday 28/06/2021 Duration 5 days

Cake decoration foundation intensive

Discover the fundamentals of cake decorating in this fun and interactive class.

Start date: Monday 28/06/2021 Duration 5 days