Cake Decorating - Sugarcraft - Sugar Flowers City & Guilds Level 1 Award | Tonbridge Adult Education Centre

Cake Decorating - Sugarcraft - Sugar Flowers City & Guilds Level 1 Award at Tonbridge Adult Education Centre

Cake Decorating - Sugarcraft - Sugar Flowers City & Guilds Level 1 Award at Tonbridge Adult Education Centre

Price: £211.00 Starts: 09/11/2017 Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Tutor: Lynda Pankhurst Ends: 29/03/2018 Location: Tonbridge Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: THU Duration: 15 weeks

This course has started, but is still accepting enrolments. This course has already started but it may still be possible to join it. Please call 03000 41 2222 and ask to be put through to the Centre where the course is running.

About this course

This creative techniques qualification from City and Guilds can be achieved by completing this unit relating to Sugar Flowers.

The course requires a floral display of either botanically realistic or fantasy sugar flowers and foliage, this must include a minimum of: an open flower, a closed bud and foliage consisting of a palmate leaf or three individual leaves.

You will learn to develop basic practical skills of making samples of botanical and stylized fantasy flowers, these will include wired petals and foliage, mexican hat method, forming and the dusting of individual components.

In addition to the above you will research ideas for realistic and fantasy floral displays, collate and present research using visual and written evidence. This may include sketches, collage and colour palettes of design ideas to show the use of colour line and texture.

You will need access to the internet to carry out research and IT skills are desirable to complete your assignment. If you wish to discuss this course with the Curriculum Leader please call on 03000 414839.

How will I be taught?

You will be taught as a small group (maximum 8 students) using a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, instruction, one to one guidance, and group discussions.

Please let us know if you require special learning support to enable you to take part in the course

What do I need to bring with me?

For the first lesson please bring with you: Note book and pen, apron, small non stick rolling pin, pack of 26 gauge green wires, a set of Ivy cutters or any leaf cutters you may have. A pot of flowerpaste is included in the course price.

Further materials and equipment will be required throughout the course, details will be given when required.

Equipment can be bought from specialist cake decorating suppliers i.e.
Keemlaw – Tunbridge Wells 01892 526222
Cakecraft World - Sevenoaks 01732
Think Cake - Maidstone 01622 695627

What can I do next?

We offer a wide variety of Cake Decorating courses. Your tutor will be able to advise or please visit our website at for more information.

What do I need to join the course

This course is suitable for beginners and those with some experience

About the Tutor: Lynda Pankhurst

Your tutor is Lyn Pankhurst, who has been teaching Sugarcraft since 2000. She is qualified to City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced to include: Royal Icing, Sugarpaste, Chocolate work and Boiled Sugar. Lyn completed her Teaching Certificate (PCET) in 2006 followed by her Foundation Degree in Education and Training in 2010. She has achieved Awards for Outstanding Teaching Learning and Assessment for courses taught at Kent Adult Education.

Lyn has achieved many National and International awards for her Sugarcraft in various exhibitions and competitions including Hotelympia - Salon Culinaire International de Londres 2018 where she received a Bronze award for her Floral Bouquet.

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Getting there

Tonbridge Adult Education Centre
Avebury Avenue
Tonbridge And Malling

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TON/58513/F/FF.
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