Cake Decorating - Christmas Cupcakes | Dartford Adult Education Centre

Cake Decorating - Christmas Cupcakes at Dartford Adult Education Centre

Cake Decorating - Christmas Cupcakes at Dartford Adult Education Centre

Price: £35.00 Starts: 18/11/2017 Time: 09:30 - 12:30
Tutor: Helen Jones Ends: 18/11/2017 Location: Dartford Adult Education Centre
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

This course is currently full and online booking is not possible. Please call 03000 41 22 22 to put your name on a waiting list and register your interest. We will then contact you directly if we can accommodate you.

About this course

A fun one day course to decorate novelty Christmas cupcakes using fondant icing. Wonderful and effective creative ideas for you to apply and develop.

How will I be taught?

Craft courses provide an opportunity for students to learn and develop skills and techniques. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstration, instructions, one-to-one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques.

Your tutor will give you feedback and constructive advice throughout the lesson.

What do I need to bring with me?

You will need:
-A pen and notebook
-An apron
We will be creating 6 domed cupcakes with a Christmas character theme.
Materials Required

6 x Muffin sized cupcakes & box to take home in
12 tablespoons of buttercream ( firm consistency)
400g Sugarpaste ready coloured - including 200g white, 50g red 100g brown 50g black


Small non stick rolling pin
Set of large Round cutters
Paintbrush and pot to put water in
Dresden tool
Ball tool
Cutting wheel or small knife
Palette knife
Cocktail sticks

We are all busy at this time of year so if you would rather not have to worry about making your own cakes and icing we are offering a package at £10 which will supply you with the cakes, buttercream, sugar paste and a box to take them home in. We will have some spare tools available for you to use so please don’t worry about buying anything new, just bring the items on the list that you already have.
If you would like to purchase the package please let us know by 9am on the Wednesday before by emailing and bring £10 (exact money please) on the day of the course.

Please be aware that the items produced throughout this course are for educational purposes only, not for consumption

What can I do next?

We offer cake decorating classes at Beginner and Improver levels as well as further one off classes for novelty cakes. Your tutor will be happy to discuss these with you at the end of the class.

What do I need to join the course

Everyone is welcome, no previous experience is necessary.
It is important to note that craft courses are practical, requiring a degree of manual dexterity.
This course is suitable for anyone interested in cake decorating from complete beginners to those with a little prior experience.

About the Tutor: Helen Jones

Helen is an award winning cake decorator who runs her own successful cake making business 'Homemade with love cakes'.

View all courses taught by Helen Jones here >>

Getting there

Dartford Adult Education Centre
Summerhill Road

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code DAR/54476/F/LC.
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