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Cake design and decoration

Get crafty with our cake design and decorating courses that will have you wishing you could spend every day piping intricate icing over a freshly created cake.

Beginners will work on their foundation techniques in covering, decoration, piping, stenciling and colouring. Intermediates will advance their skills and learn additional trends and styles in modelling, decorations and piping.

Professionals in our advanced and master classes will enhance their extensive experience with new, modern and advanced techniques in traditional and contemporary cakes including figurines and modelling.

3D figurines, boy or girl themed birthday cupcakes

Come and spend a fun day at the academy and join us in one of our cupcake decorating classes.

Start date: Saturday 29/07/2017 Duration 1 day

Unicorn & Rainbow Drip cake, level 2

Create the ultimate drip cake! This really tall cake has 13 layers on the inside and a perfect rainbow finish on the outside!

Start date: Saturday 29/07/2017 Duration 1 day

Willy Wonka and the chocolate factory themed topsy-turvy cake

Challenge yourself and create a really large topsy-turvey cake that incorporates a lot of techniques and detail.

Start date: Thursday 03/08/2017 Duration 3 days

Buttercream piping and creative floral designs - level 1

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

Start date: Saturday 12/08/2017 Duration 1 day

Creating Buttercream flowers, foundation skills  – level 2

Take your first steps into the art of piping Korean style buttercream flowers, creating 6 different flowers.

Start date: Saturday 19/08/2017 Duration 1 day

Vanilla, Raspberry and Cream Drip cake, level 1

Create a drip cake with a two colour filling effect on the inside and a raspberry & cream inspired finish on the outside.

Start date: Saturday 19/08/2017 Duration 1 day

Sculptured 3D Dragon cake

Learn the 101 of cake sculpting and create a stunning 3D dragon cake.

Start date: Saturday 02/09/2017 Duration 1 day

"Olivia the owl", round cake with trendy cake topper

Create a modern celebration cake, learning all the foundation skills of making a round cake with a trendy cake topper.

Start date: Saturday 16/09/2017 Duration 1 day

Cake decorating intensive – 5 day foundation skills

In this fun and hands-on program you will learn the fundamental skills of cake decorating.

Start date: Monday 25/09/2017 Duration 5 days

Cake decorating intensive – 5 day intermediate

Expand your skills to become an accomplished cake decorator and create some truly stunning cakes in the process.

Start date: Tuesday 03/10/2017 Duration 5 days

Artistic buttercream flowers cake - level 3

Ceate more varieties of Korean style buttercream flowers, such as roses, lavender, baby’s breath and daneloin.

Start date: Saturday 14/10/2017 Duration 1 day

3D gravity defying “Pho” Vietnamese noodle soup cake

Learn how to design a realistic looking “pho” cake that has a gravity defying element incorporated.

Start date: Saturday 21/10/2017 Duration 1 day

Artistic buttercream flowers in a basket – level 4

Add even more varieties of Korean buttercream flowers to your repertoire and present them in a stunning arrangement.

Start date: Friday 10/11/2017 Duration 2 days

Pirate and princess cupcakes

Come and spend a fun day at the academy and join us in one of our cupcake decorating classes.

Start date: Saturday 11/11/2017 Duration 1 day

Buttercream flowers in a cake box - level 5

Perfect your Korean buttercream flowers piping techniques & present them in a stunning flower box arrangement.

Start date: Saturday 18/11/2017 Duration 1 day

Harry the Snowman, sculpted novelty cake

Take your first steps in learning how to sculpt a cake and create this cute snowman.

Start date: Saturday 18/11/2017 Duration 1 day

2D & 3D christmas cupcakes

Learn how to make some unique gifts for your loved once this Christmas!

Start date: Saturday 25/11/2017 Duration 1 day