Beginners Cake Decorating Class

A full day class where I will take you through all the steps on how to make a professional looking cake that would impress your friends!

You will learn how to ganache your cake smooth with a nice level top and sharp edge. You will learn how to colour fondant, roll out and cover your cake.

We will also have fun modelling with fondant and flowerpaste. We will model cute little strawberries, leaves and blossoms and assemble to create an adorable strawberry patch!

You will need to bake your own cake and a recipe will be provided as well as other items you will need to bring to class.

All the tools you need will be supplied including Magical Cakes printed workshop notes.

David Austin Rose

The beautiful David Austin rose is a very popular flower for wedding cakes and I am excited to offer this as a new class!

I will teach you my own simplified technique of making this statement rose.

You will learn how to make a large David Austin rose with the gorgeous center of delicately thin ruffled petals as well as learn how to vein and cup your outer petals.

We will also make a sweet baby Englisg rose along with realistic life sized rose leaves that are individually wired and taped together.

Everything you need is supplied. You will also take home Magical Cakes step by step workshop notes.

Limited to 8 students

This class is most suitable for students who have either completed one of my other flower classes or have some experience making flowers from gum paste.

Garden Flowers Masterclass

In this 1 1/2 day workshop you will learn how to make a life size Southern Magnolia and life sized Magnolia leaf, whimsical bunches of colourful Sweet Peas, two pretty Anemone flowers, little white filler flowers, green buds and wired rose leaves!

You will work with my amazing homemade flowerpaste and this recipe will be included in your notes to take home. You will learn how to wire, vein, texture, frill and wave your petals and leaves. You will work with petal dusts to enhance your petals and bring them to life - as well as learn how to steam, and tape your flowers.

Everything you need is supplied for you. You will receive workshop notes on all the flowers you learn.

Limited to 8 students only.

This class is suitable for all levels to enjoy, however best results will come from those who have made flowers before.

Forest Friends for Beginners

This is a perfect class for beginners! You will learn how to make these adorable forest animals out of fondant as well as cute whimsical toadstools and a tall textured fir tree.

These simplified modelling techniques will give you the knowledge and confidence to make a variety of other animals!

Everything is provided for you. You will take home your creations on a supplied craft block as well as Magical cakes step by step workshop notes.

Modern Sugar Flowers for Beginners

In this full day class you will learn how to make a classic frilled Peony, Modern style sugar Roses, Rose buds, Green filler buds and Leaves.

You will work with my favourite flower paste that can be rolled super thin and is very versatile!

You will learn how to make the center of a rose, cut and frill your petals and how to attach these to have a natural modern wave. You will learn how to frill and vein your peony petals and attach to build a large fluffy delicate Peony!

You will learn how to make quick and easy filler buds and tiny little leaves - essential for filling in those litle gaps in your arrangements!

This is a perfect class to learn two essential wedding flowers and to use these foundations skills for future flower making.

Everything you need is supplied. You will need to bring your lunch and a container to carry your flowers home in. Please note: this is a flower lesson only - we will not be covering a cake.

You will also receive Magical Cakes workshop notes on how to make the rose, peony and filler buds.

Suitable for beginners and all levels.

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