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Multi-tiered cakes ...

  • The Coach House Broad Street Cuckfield, RH17 5DW United Kingdom (map)

Have you ever thought about making a wedding cake, or a special birthday or anniversary cake? If so, then this is the course for you. This course will teach you all you need to know to ice and assemble a multi-tiered cake along with some finishing touches.

In this course you will learn:

  • How to cut and fill your cake with jam and buttercream
  • How to prepare and cover your cakes with rolled fondant icing
  • 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 dowel rods in the correct positions and cut them to the right length for the cake above.
  • How to glue the cakes together using royal icing
  • How to finish your cakes with ribbons
  • Some simple but affective royal icing techniques to decorate your cake with
  • Including brush embroidery, simple dots and how to space them accurately and how to put a pattern onto a cake.

All tools and equipment will be provided for you, including a cake board and tall box to take your finished cakes home with you.

Please bring with you a 4", 6" & 8" round sponge cakes which you will work with. Alternatively, I can provide the 3 sponge cakes for you for an additional £20.

An afternoon tea style lunch will be provided for you.

10am – 4.30pm, Weekdays - £85 - Please book early as places are limited to 3 students so as to ensure that you have my full attention for the duration of the course.

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