Here at A Bite of Delight it doesn't matter if your a complete beginner or a cake decorator wanting to learn new skills. I will show you how to create stunning cake decorations that will turn a simple cake into a show piece.

Professional classes that are filled with valuable cake decorating tips and tricks of the trade. 

Daytime/Evening Workshops

These run on weekdays and weekends.  Whether you decide to attend a class on your own or with friends, I aim to make you feel included in every part of the lesson.  Classes are held in Warminster, Wiltshire and I can also Travel.  

Cupcake Workshops 

Everything is provded for you to create 6 x individually designed cupcakes. 

Hen Parties

If you have a theme in mind or would like to arrange a private class/group booking, just gather together a minumum of 6 friends and I will help you choose your theme.  I will either travel to you or arrange a venue for you.  I can cater for upto 20 hens.  Prices from £20 per person. All the equipment and materials used in the class will be provided.

Childrens Parties

Children love getting creative.   We aim to teach them basic skills to decorate their cakes.  Sessions are around 1.5 hours long and prices start from just £15 per child to decorate and take home 4 x cupcakes in a gift box (I can't guarantee all cakes will make it home)!  Minimum of 6 children.  We travel to you and are happy to find you a suitable venue if you would rather not host the party in your home.  

Group Bookings

If you would like to arrange a private class for you and group of friends/colleagues, please contact us. Minimum of 6.  We can make these lessons bespoke, so if you have an idea all you need to do is ask otherwise we can help you choose a suitable theme.

One to One Classes

If there is something that you have been wanting to learn or have a cake project of your own that you need some help with, we can create a bespoke lesson plan for you.  The number of hours required will depend on what you would like to learn.

CLASSES STARTING IN SEPTEMBER 2018

Course Title: Sugar Craft for Beginners 10 week (Wednesday evening 7-9pm) starting 5th September until 28th November. £130 plus you will need to purchase a few items if you haven’t already got them. A full list is available so please ask. 

Please note - 2 weeks off 3rd and 10th Oct and 1 Week off 31st October 

What will I learn?

The intention of this course is to introduce you to some of the skills used to decorate celebration cakes. 

On completion you should be able to: 

·       Know the different types of sugar used and why

·       How to correctly use your cutters and equipment 

·       Make a range of non-wired and wired flowers and foliage

·       Ice and marzipan a fruit cake and ice a board in preparation for a Christmas themed cake

·       Learn how to make Christmas novelty characters

·       Pipe beautiful swirls on cupcakes and decorate with pretty flowers

The following topics will be covered in this course:

Week 1 and 2
Basic flowers – Non–wired Roses and Peony and learn how to cover your cake drum
Week 3
Basic cupcake decorating – Making simple but effective pretty flowers and learn how to ice your cupcakes with buttercream swirls
Week 4
Icing essentials – covering a fruitcake with Marzipan and ready to roll Icing and learn how to cover a cake drum using a different technique to week 1
Week 5
Cake decorating – Start to decorate your cake by making snowflakes and bauble decorations
Week 6 and 7
Modelling Christmas characters – Penguin gone fishing, Christmas Elf and Skiing Snowman
Week 8
Wired Christmas Roses (Hellebore)
Week 9 and 10
Wired berries and foliage and learn how to tape up your arrangement to place on your finished cake.

Sugar Craft for Beginners 10 week (evening 7-9pm)  6th September – 29th November 2018 £130 for 10 weeks.  Please note there will be no classes on the following dates – 4th and 11th October and 1st November.   £130 plus you will need to purchase a few items if you haven’t already got them.  A full list is available so please ask. 

What will I learn?

·       Learn basic Royal Icing techniques

·       How to correctly use your cutters and equipment 

·       Make a range of Royal iced flowers

·       Make a wired Poinsettia, berries and foliage

·       Decorate Christmas themed biscuits using Royal Icing

·       Learn how to make a Christmas cake character toppers

The following topics will be covered in this course:

Week 1 - 4

Royal icing Basics – Make paper icing bags, discuss Royal icing consistencies.  Practice basic techniques.  Brush embroidery techniques, Colouring Royal icing, Pipe flowers.

Week 5 and 6

Christmas Poinsettia, berries and foliage.

Week , 7,8

Modelling Christmas characters – Penguin gone fishing, Christmas Elf and Skiing Snowman

Week 9 and 10

Christmas themed biscuits, using royal icing

To enquire about cake decorating lessons you can email melanie@abiteofdelight.co.uk or call 01985 846473 / 07941 947496

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