San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This course covers all the basic skills of icing cupcakes but concentrates largely on the decorative techniques used to create these romantic, vintage style designs and as such is suitable for both beginners and intermediate students.
The course will cover:
- A discussion of cupcake recipes and baking questions
- Colouring and conditioning buttercream and sugarpaste
- Piping buttercream swirls
- Piping buttercream roses
- Covering cupcakes in sugarpaste
- Making gum paste roses and rose buds
- Making ribbon roses
- Making sugarpaste leaves
- Rolling and dusting sugar pearls
- Making gum paste ruffles
- Piping with Royal Icing
You will need to bring:
All materials and tools are provided including 12 vanilla cupcakes to work on which you will take home fully decorated. Tea, coffee and cake will be provided throughout the day.
Here's what one of our past students had to say after her first course:
"A massive thank you to you for today's cake decorating course. You have taught me so much in one day. if there's anyone who's interested in cake making/ decorating they should definitely come and see you!"
When & Where
Ice Maiden Cakes Ltd
Your tutor, Julie, has over 12 years exprience in baking and cake decorating and runs her successful bespoke cake business from her cute little cake shop in the centre of Yeovil in South Somerset. With a bright, sunny space overlooking the lovely church gardens and home baked cakes on tap we defy you to find a nicer place to learn!