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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. 

Essential Baking and Masking Skills – 2 x 3 hour evening classes

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

Start date: Tuesday 05/05/2020 Duration 2 days

Marbled buttercream with fresh flowers cake

Learn how to create this beautiful & indulgent marbled buttercream cake, incorporating fresh flowers.

Start date: Saturday 09/05/2020 Duration 1 day

Essential Baking and Finishing Skills

Understanding the use of ingredients, basic mixing and baking skills are the foundation of every good cake.

Start date: Tuesday 12/05/2020 Duration 2 days

Faultline cake

Learn how to create the popular Faultline cake in this hands-on class.

Start date: Saturday 16/05/2020 Duration 1 day

Puff Pastry Figure Cake

Learn how to create this trendy Figure Cake using puff pastry.

Start date: Saturday 23/05/2020 Duration 1 day

Chocolate and Raspberry Cake with Metallic Chocolate Sails

Learn how to bake and decorate this delicious rich chocolate cake balanced with raspberry filling.

Start date: Saturday 30/05/2020 Duration 1 day