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Classes

If you would like to learn the true art of sugarcraft in a friendly relaxed atmosphere, classes are on both a half and full day basis. Having won 3 British Sugarcraft Guild Glold Medals as well as being part of the team that made the Queens Diamond Jubilee cake you will be learning from a highly skilled sugarcrafter.

Class numbers are limited to 11, so that everyone gets a lot of personal attention. Classes cover a wide range of subjects including: Sugar Flowers, Royal Icing Techniques, Cake Covering, Modelling and many more. The classes are graded on a star system with one * being suitable for beginners and 3* being the most difficult.

For the majority of classes all equipment will be e provided, although the shop is always open if you wish to make a purchase. For Diploma classes you will need your own equipment as you will need them for preparation for later classes.

If there is a particular skill you want to learn, that is not on the current class schedule, classes can be arrange on a one-to-one basis or for small groups.

Half Day & Evening classes cost £25.00 Full Day classes cost £55 unless stated. A deposit of £15 is required per class.

Diploma courses cost £250, 50% deposit required on booking. Limited to 6 people.

If you would like to book into any of the classes please contact:

Terri Simmons
01323 490912

e-mail cakes_by_design@btinternet.com

or click here to download the booking form (PDF file) which you can print out, complete and send along with your payment.

Date   Subject Star grading Time Places
Thu 27 September 2018 CAKE CRAFT - CALLA LILY CAKE CRAFT - CALLA LILY
Have fun learning to make these beautiful flowers in sugar to adorn your cakes. All equipment and products provided. £18
* 6:00pm - 8:00pm places available
Thu 04 October 2018 CAKE CRAFT - CATTELYA ORCHID CAKE CRAFT - CATTELYA ORCHID
Learn to make this stunning orchid in sugar to adorn your cakes. All products and equipment provided. £18
* 6:00pm - 8:30pm places available
Sat 06 October 2018 PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD
Enjoy learning this fabulous new way of making beautiful and unusual cards for every occasion. Learn how to add your own style. All products and equipment provided. £10
* 10:00am - 12:00am places available
Sat 20 October 2018 PAPERCRAFT - PERGAMANO PAPERCRAFT - PERGAMANO
Learn how to do this wonderfully delicate technique to make stunning cards. All equipment and products provided. £10
* 10:00am - 12:00am places available
Mon 22 October 2018   CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - CUPCAKES
Have fun decorating cupcakes that look as good as they taste. Cupcakes and products provided. £7
* 1:00am - 1:00am places available
Wed 24 October 2018 CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - HAND SEWING CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - HAND SEWING
Learn how to sew a fun ornament for the Christmas Tree. All products and equipment provided. £12
* 1:00pm - 2:00pm places available
Thu 25 October 2018   CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - ART CORNER
A great way to express themselves using mixed media with the wonderful Lesley Harvey. All equipment and materials provided. £7
* 1:00pm - 2:00pm places available
Sun 28 October 2018 CAKE CRAFT -  ROYAL ICING CHRISTMAS CAKE 5 week course CAKE CRAFT - ROYAL ICING CHRISTMAS CAKE 5 week course
Enjoy learning various royal icing techniques to create this unusual cake in the colours of your choice. Includes marzipaning, coating, collars, drop lines, pressure piping, floading. Bring your own fruit cake. £40 per lesson
** 10:00am - 2:00pm places available
Tue 30 October 2018   CHIDRENS WORKSHOP - XMAS CRAFT
Great fun making gift tags and tree ornaments for Christmas. All products and equipment provided. £8
* 12:30pm - 1:30pm places available
Thu 01 November 2018   CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - ART CORNER
A great way to express themselves using mixed media with the wonderful Lesley Harvey. All equipment and materials provided. £7
* 1:00pm - 2:00pm places available
Sat 03 November 2018 PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD
Enjoy learning this fabulous new way of making beautiful and unusual cards for every occasion. Learn how to add your own style. All products and equipment provided. £10
* 10:00am - 12:00am places available
Sat 17 November 2018   PAPERCRAFT - STAMPING AND MORE
Have great fun learning how to make personal cards using stamping and other techniques, to create beautiful and unusual cards for any Christmas. All equipment and products provided. £10
* 10:00am - 12:00am places available
Sat 01 December 2018 PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD PAPERCRAFT -GROOVI BOARD
Enjoy learning this fabulous new way of making beautiful and unusual cards for every occasion. Learn how to add your own style. All products and equipment provided. £10
* 10:00am - 12:00am places available