Painting and Sugarflower workshop - Saturday 12th October
The Outrageous Cake Company
Start time: 11.30
Class duration: approximately5 hours including lunch break
Skill level: beginner / improver
Learn two skills in one lesson. You will learn how to paint this lovely meadow scene around a cake and top it off with a large sugar peony. You will receive a tall ready prepared dummy cake for you to work on. Using edible paint techniques fashion your own design around the side. And make this large peony decoration for the top.
What will I Learn?
The differences between paste colours, gels colours, dusting colours, liquids, airbrushing, and icings
How to use the various types of colours and their uses
How to get different effects and textures on a cake
How to achieve highlights and embellishments
The advantages of piping gel, Cocoa Butter and Spirits, etc.
An introduction to sugarflower paste
How to make a peony with its accompanying foliage
How to cut out, vain soften the edge and create a lifelike representation
Dust and embellish your sugarflower decoration
We will supply all the products and equipment you will need including an apron so you don’t have to worry about anything just turn up and have a fun time while learning a skill.Bring your own packed lunch, tea and coffee will be available throughout the day, and CAKE!