Sugar Daddy's Class Timetable - Autumn 2019
Modelling Safari Animals 2 - 7th and 14th October
Sea Creatures 2 - 28th October
Piping with Royal Icing - 4th November
Coating a Cake with Marzipan and Sugarpaste - 6th and 13th November
Fun with Foliage - 11th and 18th November
Decorate you Christmas Cake 25th November and 2nd December
Sugar Daddy's Class Timetable - Spring 2019
Wired Bamboo Orchid - 25th March and 1st April
Sea Creatures - 8th April - NEW
Buttons, Bows and Ribbons - 29th April
Unwired Flowers - 3rd June
Wired Poppied and Lily of the Valley - 10th and 17th June
Modelling Farm Animals - 24th June and 1st July - Full
English Roses with Leaves - Wired and Unwired - 8th and 15th July NEW
(Using the new FMM David Austin Rose Cutter)
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.
Coating a Fruit Cake with Marzipan and Sugarpaste – 2 weeks (£40)
This is another essential class covering how to get the best finish on a sugarpaste and marzipan coated fruit cake. You will be instructed in preparing a cake and before covering the cake with marzipan and sugarpaste. Will also be shown how to ice the board for that extra professional finish.
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 a Mermaid - 1 Week (£20)
Move over unicorns - under the sea is the next big trend! Ann will show you how to make a 3D mermaid figure sitting on a rock for the top of your cake.
Introduction to Piping with Royal Icing – 1 Week
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.
Brush Embroidery – 1 Week (£20)
Create beautiful delicate decorative motifs in piped royal icing. You will make a decorated plaque to take away.
Modelling a Simple Bride and Groom – 2 Weeks
In this class you will learn the basics of modelling standing figures and setting them in a pose. You will be taught about the correct paste to use, how to assemble and secure models using only food safe materials.
Bamboo Orchid – 2 Weeks
Over the two weeks you will be shown how to make this pretty but easy to make variety of wired orchid. Previous experience making sugar flowers is not essential although you may find it useful.
Modelling Animals - 2 Weeks
In this class you will learn the basics of modelling animals. You will be taught about the correct paste to use, how to assemble and secure models using only food safe materials.
Unwired Flowers – 1 Week
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.
Floating Extension Piping - 2 Weeks
A challenging but achievable piping technique that yields a stunning, delicately decorated cake.
Buttons, Bows and Ribbons - 1 Week
Learn how to make these pretty and quick decorations for cakes in an evening.
Wired Poppies and Lily of the Valley - 2 Weeks
These two flowers are so different from each other but equally lovely and you can learn how to make both of them in the one class.
Sea Creatures - 1 Week
Our tutor will guide you through making a selection of creature that live on and under the sea in this fun class.
Fun With Foliage - 2 weeks
A popular class in which you will learn how to make and colour a variety of striking leaves which can be wired into sprays on thier own or to accompany a variety of sugar flowers.
English Rose with Leaves, Wired and Unwired - 2 Weeks
This is a new class using the fantastic new FMM David Austin Rose cutter set to make a beautiful full blown english rose. This class is best suited to students who have experience of working with flowerpaste.
Decorate you Christmas Cake - 2 Weeks
A fun class where you bring along your own iced cake to decorate following our tutors design. We pick a different design every year.