Techniques & Tips

A selection of short workshops for you to tap into including professional cake covering, character modelling, buttercream piping and royal icing...

JUNE, 2019

NEW - Hobby Class - Clematis & Anenome In Sugar

20/06/2019 (Thursday) to 18/07/2019 : 10:00 to 12:00 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
Clematis Anenome 250
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make these beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Clematis & Anenome In Sugar

20/06/2019 (Thursday) to 18/07/2019 : 19:30 to 21:30 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
Clematis Anenome 250
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make these beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - A Garland of Dogwood, Astrantia & Cow Parsley

29/06/2019 (Saturday) : 10:00 to 17:00 :
2 Spaces Available
Dogwood Garland 1
 
Skill Level: Intermediate Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join this fabulous one day 'all inclusive' workshop with Hannah Collison and learn how to make this beautiful, realistic floral garland with Dogwood, Astrantia and Cow Parsley in sugar.

PRICE: £110.00

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JULY, 2019

NEW - Introduction to Piping with Buttercream - 2 hours (Tues Eve)

09/07/2019 (Tuesday) : 19:30 to 21:30 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
Introduction to Buttercream 2hr 250 
Skill Level: Beginner
Tutor: Hannah Collison

An introduction to piping skills using buttercream.

Join this fun, 2 hour evening workshop and learn how to pipe a selection of designs onto cupcakes using just a few piping tips and multi coloured buttercream.

PRICE: £45.00

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NEW - Covering Tall / Double Barrel Cakes - Ganache & Sugarpaste

14/07/2019 (Sunday) : 09:30 to 16:30 :
3 Spaces Available
Double Barrel
Skill Level: Some Experience Covering Cakes
Tutor: Hannah Collison

A one day technical workshop focused solely on the skill of covering tall /double barrel  (7inch +) multi-layered sponge cakes with ganache and sugarpaste/fondant to achieve a sharp edge.

PRICE: £110.00

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NEW - Farm Animals - Modelling with Sugarpaste

23/07/2019 (Tuesday) : 19:15 to 21:45 :
1 Space Available
Farm Animals Beginner Character Modelling Skills
Skill Level: All Levels
 Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join this fun 'all inclusive' 2 1/2 hour character modelling workshop with Hannah Collison.

Learn how to make these 'oh so cute' farm animal characters in sugar.

PRICE: £45.00

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AUGUST, 2019

NEW - Tiered Cakes, Bird House & Blossoms - 2 Days

31/08/2019 (Saturday) to 01/09/2019 : 09:30 to 17:00 :
3 Spaces Available
Bird House Cake Design 4
Skill Level: All Levels
Tutor: Hannah Collison

A NEW 'on trend', all inclusive certificate course that is packed full of skills used all the time in cake decorating. It will include sponge cake & faux cake covering, working with sugarpaste including how to achieve sharp edges, stacking, making wired sugar flower blossoms & foliage, colouring & assembling, cocoa butter painting, making and working with royal icing & pastillage..

PRICE: £230.00

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SEPTEMBER, 2019

Autumn Theme - Nuts, Berries & Foliage - Wired Sugar Flowers

07/09/2019 (Saturday) : 09:30 to 17:30 :
3 Spaces Available
Autumn Nuts Berries1
Skill Level: Intermediate Wired Sugar Flower Skills
tor: Hannah Collison

Featured in Cake Craft & Decoration Magazine this is an 'all inclusive' one day Intensive course with Hannah Collison where you will create this beautiful, highly detailed autumnal spray of wired nuts,berries & foliage in sugar coloured using airbrushing techniques.

This course is suitable for those who wish to extend their sugar flower making skills.

PRICE: £110.00

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NEW - March Hare - Sculpting using Chocolate Modelling Paste

08/09/2019 (Sunday) : 10:00 to 17:00 :
4 Spaces Available
March Hare Sculpting 1
Skill Level: Intermediate Modelling
Tutor: Hannah Collison

A NEW 'all inclusive' one day workshop suitable for those who already have some experience modelling characters in sugar or chocolate paste.

Learn how to sculpt using chocolate modelling paste without moulds. Enable this March Hare to stand proud at 9 inches tall by creating internal armature to support the structure and add the finer details using cocoa butter painting techniques..

PRICE: £135.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

10/09/2019 (Tuesday) to 15/10/2019 : 10:00 to 12:00 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Autumn Nuts, Berries & Foliage in Sugar

11/09/2019 (Wednesday) to 16/10/2019 : 19:30 to 21:30 :
5 Spaces Available
Autumn Nuts Berries1
Skill Level: Intermediate Wired Sugar Flower Skills
tor: Hannah Collison

Featured in Cake Craft & Decoration Magazine this is a 5 week hobby course with Hannah Collison where you will create this beautiful, highly detailed autumnal spray of wired nuts,berries & foliage in sugar coloured using airbrushing techniques.

This course is suitable for those who wish to extend their sugar flower making skills.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

12/09/2019 (Thursday) to 17/10/2019 : 10:00 to 12:00 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

12/09/2019 (Thursday) to 17/10/2019 : 19:30 to 21:30 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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OCTOBER, 2019

NEW - Introduction to Piping with Buttercream - 2 hours (Tues Eve)

01/10/2019 (Tuesday) : 19:30 to 21:30 :
3 Spaces Available
Introduction to Buttercream 2hr 250 
Skill Level: Beginner
Tutor: Hannah Collison

An introduction to piping skills using buttercream.

Join this fun, 2 hour evening workshop and learn how to pipe a selection of designs onto cupcakes using just a few piping tips and multi coloured buttercream.

PRICE: £45.00

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NEW - Covering Tall / Double Barrel Cakes - Ganache & Sugarpaste

26/10/2019 (Saturday) : 09:30 to 16:30 :
4 Spaces Available
Double Barrel
Skill Level: Some Experience Covering Cakes
Tutor: Hannah Collison

A one day technical workshop focused solely on the skill of covering tall /double barrel  (7inch +) multi-layered sponge cakes with ganache and sugarpaste/fondant to achieve a sharp edge.

PRICE: £110.00

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NEW - Chocolate Drip Cake, Ombre Effect & Buttercream Piped Flowers

27/10/2019 (Sunday) : 10:00 to 17:00 :
4 Spaces Available
Drip Effect Cake Decorating Class250 1
 
Skill Level: All Levels
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Drip effect cakes are all the rage!

Take your skills one step further.. Join this 'all inclusive' workshop working on a real cake and learn how to achieve a smooth ombre effect buttercream coating with a sharp edge finish and belgian chocolate ganache drip.

Practice buttercream piping techniques and create your own a selection of beautiful hand piped flowers to finish off your cake creation..

PRICE: £125.00

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NOVEMBER, 2019

NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

05/11/2019 (Tuesday) to 03/12/2019 : 10:00 to 12:00 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Santa Getting Ready For Christmas

06/11/2019 (Wednesday) to 04/12/2019 : 19:30 to 21:30 :
4 Spaces Available
Santa Gettin Ready For Christmas
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Modelling Characters
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make Santa checking off all the presents for the children.  Perfect for those who would like to develop their character modelling skills in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

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NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

07/11/2019 (Thursday) to 05/12/2019 : 10:00 to 12:00 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

Read More...

NEW - Hobby Class - Wired Sugar Flower Skills

07/11/2019 (Thursday) to 05/12/2019 : 19:30 to 21:30 :
Waiting List/Alternative Date(s) Available
coming soon
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Making Wired Sugar Flowers
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join our friendly, fun 5 week hobby class and learn how to make beautiful, delicate and detailed wired flowers & foliage in sugar.

PRICE: £92.00

Read More...

NEW - Hobby Class - Santa Getting Ready For Christmas

23/11/2019 (Saturday) : 10:00 to 17:00 :
5 Spaces Available
Santa Gettin Ready For Christmas
 
Skill Level: Some Experience Modelling Characters
Tutor: Hannah Collison

Join this fun one day 'all inclusive' workshop with Hannah Collison and learn how to make Santa checking off all the presents for the children.  Perfect for those who would like to develop their character modelling skills in sugar.

PRICE: £115.00

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NEW - Introduction to Piping with Buttercream - 2 hours (Tues Eve)

26/11/2019 (Tuesday) : 19:30 to 21:30 :
3 Spaces Available
Introduction to Buttercream 2hr 250 
Skill Level: Beginner
Tutor: Hannah Collison

An introduction to piping skills using buttercream.

Join this fun, 2 hour evening workshop and learn how to pipe a selection of designs onto cupcakes using just a few piping tips and multi coloured buttercream.

PRICE: £45.00

Read More...