Courses/Workshops

Workshops and courses will be held at my home studio in small groups. They will provide the opportunity to develop new skills and knowledge in sugarcraft. I cater for all levels from the beginners to the more experienced. New courses will be added and some will run again according to demand. I also offer one to one tuition covering a specific topic of your choice.

Email me at paulacakecouture@gmail.com or phone me on 07773 242954 to book. Places are limited and the full amount is due upon booking (unfortunately I cannot offer a refund once your place has been secured).

I look forward to welcoming you soon.

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Cake Spheres

Saturday 26th September 2015 -  10.30am till 4.30pm

£95.00 ( 6 hour workshop and a light lunch included)

Please inform upon booking of any special dietary requirements

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan,
West Lancashire with a maximum of five students attending.

In this class you will learn how to fill and ice 4 cake spheres and decorate them with piping, roses, pearls, blossom and butterflies. You will be informed how to bake them and the best fondant to use and also how to cover with optional marzipan.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.





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Introduction to Brush Embroidery & Large Open Peony

Photograph of previous students work

Fri 16th October 2015 – 7.00pm to 9.30pm and Sat 17th October 2015 – 10.30am to 2.30pm
(Light Refreshments will be provided)

£87.00

 

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, West Lancashire

On this workshop you will learn how to make a large open peony flower and the technique of brush embroidery using royal icing. A deep covered cake dummy will be provided as will all tools, materials and equipment needed for the duration of the course.  A maximum of 5 people will attend this course, enabling me to ensure every student gets attention and time and therefore maximising their individual learning experience. Photographs of previous students work can be seen  on my facebook page.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.





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Sugar Teacup, Saucer & Sugar Flowers

Saturday 18th July 2015 - 9.30am till 2.30pm      Part 1      SOLD OUT

&

Saturday 25th July 2015 – 10.30am till 4.30pm

(Refreshments will be provided and a light lunch on Day 1)

£120.00

This course is over two days as above.

This workshop will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, West Lancashire I have been asked many times to teach my sugar flowers, I wanted to offer something a little different so I decided this would be a lovely lesson with 5 learning elements combined into one class. As always my classes are in small groups with plenty of time allowed enabling me to give support to every individual student and thus enabling students of all ability levels including beginners. On this class over two days we shall make the teacup, saucer and sugar flowers (Rose, Hydrangeas & Dahlia & buds) that we will place into the teacup. The flowers we make will include a large rose, hydrangeas, dahlias and buds. We will also make our own sugar  teacup and saucer with the choice of a straight or wavy edge to them.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.

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Sugar Anemone & Hydrangea Flowers

Saturday 13th June 2015 – 10.30am till 2.30pm      Part 1     SOLD OUT
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Sunday 14th June 2015 – 10.30am till 12.30pm       Part 2

£75.00

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, West Lancashire in a small group. It is suitable for beginners as well as more experienced students

This course is over two days as above.

In this class we will focus on making hydrangea clusters and anemone flowers.  We will make the petals, wire, dust and assemble them. You will be provided with all the equipment needed for the duration of the course.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a full refund will be given.

 

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Sugar Dahlia

Saturday 12th September 2015 – 10.00am till 4.00pm SOLD OUT

£75.00

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, West Lancashire in a small group. It is suitable for beginners as well as more experienced students.

In this class we will focus on making a dahlia flower in the style of the picture. We will make the petals, shape and assemble them. You will be provided with all the equipment needed for the duration of the course.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a full refund will be given.

 

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Bows, Bears & Booties Course – SOLD OUT

Sat  22nd November 2014 – 10.00 midday to 4.00pm (6 hour workshop)

£67.00 (Refreshments and a light lunch are included)

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, West Lancashire

On this course you will learn how to make large sugar bows, teddy bears and booties. I will demonstrate both the boy and girl tiny shoes and then you can choose which you would like to make yourself as well as making your teddy bears and bows. Time permitting you can then make the other shoe style. No cutters or moulds are used for any of these objects, they are all free formed.

You will be provided with a box to take these home in to use on a future cake of your choice, or just to keep and admire. This class is suitable for people of all experience levels and beginners too.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.


 

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Great British Summertime

Saturday 9th May 2015 – 10.30am till 2.30pm - SOLD OUT

£47.00 (4 hour session)

Light refreshments will be provided

You will be provided with six cupcakes that we will then decorate with six designs from the photograph. Pinwheel, Kite, picnic food, sandcastle, sunhat, Flipflops.
All equipment will be provided for the duration of this class.
Maximum five people will attend this class so I can support every individual making it suitable for all experience levels, even complete beginners.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a full refund will be given.

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Timeless Golds Course – Sold Out

Sat 31st May 2014 – 11.00am to 3.00pm

(4 hour workshop)

(Light refreshments will be provided)

This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, Lancashire with a maximum of five students attending

On this workshop you will be provided with cupcakes that we will decorate with six different designs as pictured in the lovely gold and white colour scheme. Learn which tools are required to make this collection and the techniques I use along with my ever popular tips and advise on other cake decorating elements. This class is suitable for people for all abilities. All equipment will be provided for the duration of the course and you will take your cupcakes home in a box with you at the end of the class.

We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.

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Minks and Pinks Cupcake Class

Sat 28th February 2015 – 10.30am to 2.30pm SOLD OUT (4 hour workshop) £47.00 (Light refreshments will be provided) This course will be held at my home studio in Up Holland, Wigan, Lancashire with a maximum of five students attending On this workshop you will be provided with cupcakes that we will decorate with six different designs as pictured in the lovely fashionable mink and pink colour scheme. Learn which tools are required to make this collection and the techniques I use along with my ever popular tips and advise on other cake decorating elements. This class is suitable for people for all abilities. All equipment will be provided for the duration of the course and you will take your cupcakes home in a box with you at the end of the class. We are unable to refund any classes once you have booked and paid for a place. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a class a  full refund will be given.

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Beginners Cupcake Decorating Workshop

I will be teaching this course at Windsor Cake Academy in Warrington. Please visit www.windsorcakecraft.co.uk for bookings and full details.

This workshop is perfect for those wanting to master essential buttercream piping techniques. On this workshop you will be provided with 12 cupcakes to decorate and take home. we will cover seven different designs, using various nozzles and techniques. You will also learn how to use moulds, cutters and colour blending techniques. All equipment will be provided for the duration of the course.

 

 

 

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