Sugar Daddy's Class Timetable - Spring 2018
Wired Roses and Carnation - 26th February and 5th March
Wired Stargazer and Calla Lily - 12th and 19th March
Coating a Madeira Cake With Sugarpaste - 14th March
Modelling and Easter Bunny - 26th March
Unicorn and Rainbow - 16th and 23rd April
Fun with Foliage - 14th and 21st May
Introduction to Piping with Royal Icing - 4th June
Sweetpea and Pulled Flowers - 11th and 18th June
Unwired Flowers - 25th June
Description of Classes
Wired Roses with Leaves and Carnations – 2 Weeks (£40)
This two-week course will show you how to make realistic roses on stems with leaves, ideal for taping into sprays. This course includes techniques for colouring and glazing. You will also be shown how to make that classic favourite the carnation. This class is suitable for beginners and serves as a good introduction to working with flowerpaste and constructing flowers.
Stargazer and Calla Lily with Foliage – 2 Weeks (£40)
The Stargazer and Calla lily are greatly favoured by cake decorators for their timeless elegance. In this class we will teach you how to make both of these types of lily on wires with foliage. This course is suitable for beginners.
Coating a Madeira Cake with Sugarpaste – 1 week (£20)
This is another essential class covering how to get the best finish on a sugarpaste coated Madeira cake. You will be instructed in layering a cake and applying butter cream before coating the cake with sugarpaste. Will also be shown how to ice the board for that extra professional finish.
Modelling an Easter Rabbit – 1 Weeks (£20)
In this class you will learn the basics of modelling by making a cute rabbit figure that will be great for Easter or any other occasion. You will be taught about the correct paste to use, how to assemble and secure models using only food safe materials.
Unicorn and Rainbow - 2 Weeks (£40)
Ann will show you how to make a 3D unicorn figure with a flowing main and tail to sit on top of your cake. Along with a perfect stand up rainbow topper.
Fun With Foliage – 2 Weeks (£40)
In this class you will make a variety of interesting foliage which when used in sugar flower arrangements adds extra special texture and depth to your work. The ability to make foliage that is beautiful in its own right is a great way of filling out arrangements containing time consuming flowers with quick to make foliage. This course includes variegated ivy, Eucalyptus, Gingko leaves and berries.
Introduction to Piping with Royal Icing – 1 Week (£20)
Piping skills is another one of the basic essentials that a cake decorator needs. This class will introduce you to piping with royal icing and includes how to prepare the icing to the correct consistency and make piping bags.
You will be able to make a decorated plaque to take away.
Wired Sweetpeas and Pulled Flowers - 2 weeks (£40)
This two-week course will show you how to make realistic sweetpeas on stems, ideal for taping into sprays. This course includes techniques for colouring. You will also be shown how to make tpulled wired flowers which make useful fillers in sprays and arrangements. This class is suitable for beginners and intermediate flower makers.
Unwired Flowers - 1 Week (£20)
You will be shown how to make a variety of unwired flowers and leaves using different cutters and freehand techniques. You will then be shown how to arrange them on a plaque that can be used as a cake topper.