Welcome to " The school of sugarcrafts" cake decorating and sugarcraft courses page. Our cake decorating and sugarcraft courses will teach you the skills needed to create stunning cakes.
If you've always wondered how to achieve super-smooth icing or how to make pretty sugar flowers for your cakes, then one of our sugarcraft courses are for you !

Below you will find a range of courses that will suit everyone from the beginner to the more experienced sugarcrafter.

Come and learn how much fun you can have with Sugar Paste in a relaxed and friendly environment.
From learning the basics of covering a cake in Sugar paste to creating stylish and fun 3D models and creating realistic looking sugar flowers. At The school of sugarcraft we have a variety of courses to suit your needs.

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COVERING A CAKE WITH SUGARPASTE

30th JANUARY 2017 6.30PM TO 9.30PM

£ 40 PER PERSON

 

 

 

If you'd like to learn the skills needed to cover cakes to a professional finish and the know-how to use basic sugarcraft equipment, this is an essential course for you.

On this three hour course you will learn how how to cover a 6" Square cake dummy and board with sugarpaste to a professional standard using smoothers to create a professional finish.

You will also learn how to make an edible bow and attach to your cake and also how to attach ribbon to a cake board.

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

A 6 inch Square polystyrene cake dummy

An Apron

A Dishcloth and a tea towel

All other materials will be supplied by us.

 

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VINTAGE CUPCAKE WORKSHOP

6TH FEBRUARY 2018 6.30pm TO 9.30pm

£45 per person

 

 

 

If you are looking to make beautiful cupcakes for a party or a wedding then this is the course for you! you will learn several different decorating techniques from crimping, embossing and making a bow. All the techniques will be demonstrated step by step in a relaxed and friendly environment.

This is a 3 hour relaxed and informal class, from which you will be able to take home 6 beautifully decorated cupcakes.

All materials are provided by us, you will just need to bring along a dish cloth, an apron and a tea towel. And of course yourself !

 

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"HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON "

20TH FEBRUARY 2018 6.30 - 9.30PM

£45 PER PERSON

This is the perfect course for beginners to modeling.

On this course you will learn the skills needed to make this cute dragon cake topper.

Ideal for adorning a young childs birthday cake. why not come along and learn a new

skill in a relaxed and friendly environment ! All the materials needed are

supplied by us. All you need to bring along is an Apron, Dishcloth, A tea towel , A box to take your Dragon home in and of course yourself !

 

 

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MOTHERS DAY CUPCAKE WORKSHOP

6TH MARCH 2018 6.30pm till 9.30pm

£45 per person

 

 

 

This class is designed for all levels of sugarcrafter. Our workshops are fun, informative and supportive. We pride ourselves on our ability to make our students feel at ease and encouraged, giving assistance where needed and space when not. This class is the perfect introduction to all types of modelling and various other skills. Discover how to use edible modelling paste to create your very own sugar cake toppers and the different techniques used to create professional looking cupcakes

This is a 3 hour relaxed and informal class, from which you will be able to take home 6 beautifully decorated cupcakes and a unique hand made gift for your mum.

All materials are provided by us, you will just need to bring along a dish cloth, an apron and a tea towel. And of course yourself !

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POPPY THE TROLL CAKE TOPPER

20TH MARCH 2018 6.30 TO 9.30PM

£45 PER PERSON

 

 

Come along and learn how to make "Poppy" The Troll from the popular movie "The Trolls"

This course is a must for anyone wanting to learn how to make cake toppers to use on childrens birthday cakes.You will learn the skills needed to be able to make a variety of popular childrens characters

ALL MATERIALS FOR THIS COURSE ARE SUPPLIED BY US AND ARE INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE COURSE

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

An apron

A dish cloth and a tea towel

A box to take your creation home in

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COCO THE CLOWN WORKSHOP

17TH APRIL 2018 6.30PM TO 8.30PM

1 EVENING PER WEEK OVER 3 WEEKS

£80 PER PERSON

Being able to model, especially people, opens up a whole new world to your cake decorating. 

In this course we explain the basics of modelling and then how to use those skills to create icing people.  Even if you have never modelled in icing before you will go home with a fun figure of a clown. Using modelling paste and a variety of innovative techniques lean how to create fun, caricature style figures to add an extra dimension to your Cakes.

PLEASE NOTE: ALL CLASSES/WORKSHOPS ARE LIMITED TO 10 PEOPLE AND PLACES ARE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS. PAYMENT IN FULL IS REQUIRED TO SECURE YOUR PLACE

ALL MATERIALS FOR THIS COURSE ARE SUPPLIED BY US AND ARE INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE COURSE

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

An apron

A dish cloth and a tea towel

A box to take your creation home in

A block of oasis

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"THE DELIVERY"

8TH MAY 2018 6.30 - 8.30

1 EVENING PER WEEK OVER 3 WEEKS

£80 PER PERSON

Ever been asked to make a Christening cake ? or fancy making your own ?

If so this is the course for you. We will teach you how to make this cute stork delivering a

baby using a step by step method so that you will have the confidence and skills needed

to complete your stork.

ALL MATERIALS FOR THIS COURSE ARE SUPPLIED BY US AND ARE INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE COURSE

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

An apron

A dish cloth and a tea towel

A box to take your creation home in

 

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MINI "PRINCESS" CAKE

5TH JUNE 2018 6.30 - 9.30PM

£45 PER PERSON

The ideal course for those of you out there with "little girls" On this course you

will learn how to make a "Mini Princess Cake" This course is ideal for both beginners and

the more experienced sugarcrafter. Once you have completed the course you will have

the skill to re make the princess again on a larger scale .

Materials needed

A dish cloth and tea towel

An apron

A box to take your cake home in

All other materials are supplied by us

 

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SUGAR FLOWERS

12th June 2018 6.30PM TO 8.30PM

1 EVENING PER WEEK OVER 2 WEEKS

 

This class is designed for all levels of sugarcrafter. Our courses are fun, informative and supportive. We pride ourselves on our ability to make our students feel at ease and encouraged, giving assistance where needed and space when not. This class is the perfect introduction to all types of modelling and flower making. Discover how to use edible flower paste to create your very own realistic looking sugar flowers.

You will be taught the secret of making realistic looking sugar flowers and will be inspired by some wonderful flower sprays. You will learn the basic skills and techniques needed to create sugar flowers suitable for Cakes For Ladies and cupcakes. All materials are supplied throughout the course all you will need are the items listed below. .

ALL MATERIALS FOR THE COURSE ARE SUPPLIED BY US AND ARE INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE COURSE

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

An apron

Dishcloth and a tea towel

A box to take your flowers home in

A block of oasis

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RAG DOLL CAKE TOPPER

26TH JUNE 2018 6.30 - 8.30

1 EVENING PER WEEK OVER 3 WEEKS

£80 PER PERSON

 

On this course you will learn the skills needed to make this Rag doll and Toy box cake topper.

Ideal for adorning a young childs birthday cake or a Christening cake. why not come along and learn a new skill in a relaxed and friendly environment ! All the materials needed are supplied by us.

This class is designed for all levels of sugarcrafter. Our courses are fun, informative and supportive. We pride ourselves on our ability to make our students feel at ease and encouraged, giving assistance where needed and space when not.

All you need to bring along is an Apron, Dishcloth, A tea towel , A box to take your Cake topper home in and of course yourself !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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"The School Of Sugarcraft" is based in Netherton, Huddersfield, I have 30 years experience in the art of sugarcraft and have a NCFE level 3 qualification in teaching. I have also run my own cake decorating business "Cakes By Joanne" for the last 12 years.

PLEASE NOTE : ALL COURSES MUST BE PAID FOR IN FULL AT THE TIME OF BOOKING AND ALL MONIES ARE NON REFUNDABLE AND NON TRANSFERABLE

ALL CLASSES/WORKSHOPS ARE LIMITED TO 10 PEOPLE AND PLACES ARE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS. PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

GIFT VOUCHERS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE AND ARE VALID FOR 12 MONTHS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE

 

 

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