FREE -  Online Cake Decorating Classes (Live stream & interactive)          FREE -  Cake Decorating Video Tutorials

COVID 19 - Updated 31 May 2020 - 'On-Site' (In Person) Classes to resume Saturday 13th June:

We have carried out a full 'risk assessment' of our studio and implemented the necessary distancing and hygene measures to comply with the governments current guidelines. The ‘re-start date’ for our 'on-site' (actual in person) courses is Saturday 13th June.  Our reguar weekly 'Hobby Classes' will begin again in September 2020.

Our School is open for all enquiries and taking bookings for 'In Person' Group and Private Classes. Dates are available from Saturday 13th June 2020. If the guidelines tighten and we have to postpone your booked course we will offer you an alternative date(s) or a credit note (gift voucher with no expiry date) for the full amount that you have paid.  Our Cancellation Policy will provide you with full details about our refunds policy. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. 

If you prefer to train remotely, we are offering a selection of  Online Cake Decorating Classes (Live stream & interactive), & Video Tutorials for you to enjoy. 'Virtual' Private Lessons are also available. We wish everyone continued good health and look forward to welcoming you to our school either 'in person' or 'viturally' in the near future.

PME Diploma Course - Fondant/Sugarpaste - 4 Day Intensive - 25 hours

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Skill Level: Beginner
Tutor: Hannah Collison



Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak this class has been postponed.

The PME Sugarpaste Skills Diploma is an Internationally recognised Certificate course packed full of everything you need to know about working with sugarpaste to professionally cover cakes and make cake decorations.

If you are self taught or fairly new to cake decorating this 4 day intensive course is an ideal way to get to grips with cake covering skills and working with sugarpaste. This course is FAST PACED! If you are completely new to cake decorating, it may help if you have some experience using sugarpaste before you attend. Our one day beginner level workshops 'Introduction to Sponge Cake Covering & Character Modelling Skills', although this is not a requirement.


Working on three main projects you will learn and practice many basic techniques such as:

  • Coating fruit cakes, sponge cakes & dummies, Crimping & Embossing
  • Fabric Effects, Swags, Drapes, Frills & Flounces
  • Ribbons, Bows, Sugar Embroidery, Pastillage,  
  • Modelling Fun Figures, Simple sculpted Novelty Cake
  • Texturing, Fabric Flowers & Leaves, Inlay & Applique
  • Stacked Cake Design & Handling
  • Designing Celebration Cakes & Colour Balance
  • Basic Business Guidelines, copyright & licence

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You will have free use of all our equipment, such as turntable, rolling pin etc. You will also receive a complimentary Course Kit (worth approx. £100) containing a workbook and all the other equipment you require to complete the course. We do ask that you supply your own materials such as marzipan, sugarpaste, boxes, boards etc. A list is emailed to you once you have made your booking, as an estimate these items will total about £45.This list can be provided in advance of your booking if required. In addition you will need a particular size fruit cake, two sponge cakes and a quantity of buttercream, recipes will be provided. If you prefer and for your convenience, you can 'pre-order' from our 'on-site' shop and receive 10% off your purchases, everything is then placed into our classroom ready for your first lesson. For all our classes, we recommend that you bring a notebook, pen and a camera to your lessons, you will also need to bring your lunch each day as food is not provided.

Click here for more details and other date options. You will also find information about our 4 Day - PME Royal Icing & Piping & PME Sugar Flower Diploma courses. We have a 12 Day Intensive Course option which is 'all inclusive' if you wish to complete all 3 courses and gain your PME Professional Masters Certificate in a concentrated space of time.

If you have any questions about accommodation or what to wear etc. take a look at our FAQ's. Please also feel free to contact us

Bookings can be secured with a £100 deposit. Inspired Creations Gift Vouchers can be accepted for this course. Please read our Terms & Conditions and our Cancellation Policy.

PRICE: £385.00

LOCATION: See Description / Contact Us

Course Date Time Available place Register

28/03/2020 (Saturday) to 31/03/2020

10:00 to 17:00

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