Free your domestic goddess (gods are welcome too!) and join Clare Pope of Clare’s Cake Boutique for a day learning how to decorate a cake to wow all of your friends and family. This class is suitable for beginners or those wanting to brush up on their skills. You will take home with you your fully decorated cake.
On this course you will learn:
How to cut and fill your cake with jam and buttercream
How to prepare and cover your cake with rolled fondant icing to achieve a smooth finish
How to cover your cake board and finish it with a ribbon
How to colour fondant and knead it to the correct consistency
How to use fondant for decorating
You will learn how to use modelling paste to make decorations using different types of cutters.
You will have time to use the skills you’ve learnt to finish off your cake to take home with you
All tools and equipment will be provided for you, including a box and cake board to take your finished cake home in, buttercream, jam and fondant icing. Please bring a round sponge cake with you, no larger than 7″. Alternatively, Clare can provide a sponge cake for you for £10 – just add it to your basket by clicking here .
Please bring a packed lunch with you. Homemade snacks and tea and coffee will be provided for you.
Please note that the image is just an example of a celebration cake.