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Beginners cake decorating ...

  • Mabels Emporium, Burgess Hill 10 Victoria Way RH15 9NF (map)

Free your domestic goddess (gods are welcome too!) and learn 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. 

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
  • 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 make soft fondant into a medium suitable for making decorations
    • You will learn a few basic sugar flowers including blossoms and gerbera
    • You will learn how to use a range of letter cutters to add writing to your cakes
  • 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 and fondant icing. Please bring a round sponge cake with you, no larger than 7". A sponge cake can be provided for you at a small extra cost.

Please bring with you an apron and lots of creativity!

£50 - Please bring your own sponge cake, approx 7" in diameter

£58 - A 7" round sponge cake will be provided for you