Designed for beginners, this course will introduce students to essential skills and techniques which follow current trends, and the use of basic sugarcraft equipment. Skills will be used to create a beautiful selection of cupcakes suitable for a range of occasions, and 1st birthday 6″ dummy cake. You will learn how to cover cakes with sugarpaste, use silicone moulds and stencils, crimp, emboss, add texture, create frills, simple animal modelling, moulded roses, pipe with buttercream and royal icing. Guidance will be given on how to colour pastes, and the differences between sugarpaste, fondant, modelling paste, flower paste.
Freshly baked cupcakes, dummy cake and equipment will be provided.