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Fri, 19 Jan


The Cupcake Oven

Basic Cake Decorating Class £125

CLASS AVAILABILITY This class is perfect if you are just starting out on cake decorating, or if you have been playing for a while and just needs some extra guidance and help.

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Basic Cake Decorating Class £125
Basic Cake Decorating Class £125

Time & Location

19 Jan 2024, 10:00 – 16:30

The Cupcake Oven, 2 Summers Park Ave, Lawford, Manningtree CO11 2BX, UK

About the Class

Do you find it difficult to get a nice circle of paste, with even thickness all over? Struggling with rips or tears in your sugarpaste? Hate the dreaded 'elephant skin'? Then this is the class for you! 

We will cover all the basics and troubleshoot any questions and concerns you may have encountered in the past: PLUS make beautiful sugarcraft decorations!

At this class you will learn:

  • How to prepare, torte and fill, then crumb coat a real sponge cake
  • How to cover your cake with smooth sugarpaste icing
  • How to cover a cake board ready for your cake
  • Embossing your cake board
  • Transporting a cake to the board!
  • How colours work. Get the right balance and mix to make your cakes stunning
  • How to make a wide selection of decorations to place onto your cake
  • How to use sugarcraft tools to get more from your cutters
  • The easiest way to use moulds
  • How to arrange pieces onto your cake
  • Attaching decorations so they stay put!
  • Finishing details

All materials, ingredients and tools will be provided along with class notes.

Please bring a light lunch and any special drinks. Tea and coffee and a cupcake provided.

Please ensure you read our Terms & Conditions prior to booking. Any booking made, by any means, implies you have read and agreed to these. PLEASE NOTE: check the date carefully. No rescheduling or cancellation of dates or classes once booked.


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