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Peonies & Roses, Buds Master Class - 3 Days


Peonies & Roses, Buds Master Class - 3 Days

10:00am on 24/01/2022
4:00pm on 26/01/2022

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Basic, Intermediate, Advanced.

Come and learn from Nichola, our multi award-winning sugar artist and cake decorator, secrets of how to create these stunning sugar flowers, in our new master class.

In this professional two-day course, you will learn the various skills and techniques needed to create two of the most popular and stunning sugar flowers for all occasions.

You will learn how to make:

  • Large delicate Peonies, both open and closed
  • Large Roses

You will also learn how to make buds, petals & elegant filler flowers and how to form them into realistic arrangements on a covered dummy tier.
Working with florist paste, learn the secrets of how to colour your paste to create romantic tones as well as veining & petal forming to give your flowers that realistic, natural look.

During the class you will learn:

  • How to work confidently with flower/ gum paste to create stunning edible flowers
  • How to colour the paste to achieve tones such as pastel, vintage & romantic hues
  • How to use sugar flower tools such as cutters, veiners and wires
  • How to make large open and closed Peonies
  • How to make large open Ranunculi
  • How to make realistic buds and elegant filler flowers
  • How to dry flowers
  • How to assemble and vein the petals
  • How to dust flowers with colour to give that realistic look
  • How to safely arrange flowers on a cake

What do you need to bring?

All you need to bring is yourself (and a packed lunch if you wish) as all ingredients, equipment and tools, including an apron will be provided for you on the day.

There will also be a 1-hour break for lunch. We are based in Neath town centre where you will find numerous cafés and places to eat. Complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits will be served during the class.


10% discount on any purchases made from Cake Academy Wales during the day of class, as well as 10% off future classes booked on the day

Payment & Cancellation:

Full payment is required at time of booking. Unfortunately, we cannot refund the course costs if you need to cancel your booking.

We reserve the right to cancel the class if we do not have the minimum required number of students booked. However, in the unlikely event that we must cancel a class, you will be offered a full refund or a transfer of your booking to another class of the same price.