- Woking Surrey
September 16, 2019 - September 18, 2019
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
*New* Guest Tutor Poppy Pickering – Trio Of Cakes
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We are delighted that Dominique is coming back for a new three day course with us next September. You will cover so many skills on this class, and we are very excited to be hosting it.
Dominique’s wedding cakes and style are instantly recognisable, and we are thrilled that she is willing to share her secrets with our students. Poppy Pickering are proud to have been awarded NATIONAL Wedding Cake Designer of the Year, 2016 of the prestigious The Wedding Industry Awards along with Winner of the North East Wedding Awards for Best Wedding cake Designer 2016 and in 2018. They are regularly featured in many leading bridal publications and work alongside some of the Industry’s best wedding suppliers.
In this class you will learn how to level, fill, ganache and cover a real cake with sugarpaste. You will then cover further dummy tiers with sugarpaste. You will learn how to achieve sharp edges on real cakes and dummy tiers. Make modern open roses, David Austen roses, a camellia, filler leaves, cherry blossom flowers and berries. You will also create marble iced effects, apply metallic leaf, add glitter effects, apply gold paint to leaves and create a watercolour wash effect.
This is an intense three day course and at the end you will be able to take home your stunning creations to add to your portfolio.
In this class you will:
- Ice dummies and real cake with marble and watercolour
- Split, fill, ganache and cover real cake with sharp edges
- Apply glitter and gold leaf
- Make show stopping sugar floral clusters
- Make modern open roses, leaves, fillers and berries
- 3 days with a cake hero!
Level: Beginner to intermediate
Length of class: Approximately 7 hours each day with a short break for lunch.
Price: £540 – this can be split into four payments of £135 – just email me to pay via instalments
What do you need to bring:
Just a bite to eat for lunch each day and a notebook.
Where are we: Classes are held at our beautiful studio in Woking, Surrey. Just 20 minutes on the fast train from London, Waterloo. We have free onsite parking, and we are about 7 minutes in the taxi from Woking train station.
Aprons are provided to use during the course and light refreshments will be served each day
Class size: Maximum 10 students.
Please check your dates carefully before booking a class as we are unable to offer refunds. See our Terms & Conditions for full details
Please note Victoria’s Kitchen vouchers cannot be used for this class.