Cake Decoration and Sugarcraft
Make sugar craft decorations to adorn your celebration cakes. Make them look professional. Learn piping skills in different mediums to enhance your work. Possible opportunity to make items for a pensioners afternoon tea which will showcase the groups work.
Additional information about this course
Friday 5th May, 12th May, 19th May 26th May Friday 9th June,16th June,23rd June
To improve the cake decoration skills of students who have attended a beginners course
Who is the course for?
This class is quite advanced and you should consult the tutor if any doubt as to your suitability.
What topics will this course cover
Sugarpaste modelling cake design Piping techniques in different mediums
What will it be like?
WEA classes are friendly and supportive. You will be encouraged to work together with your fellow students and tutor. You will be asked to share your ideas and views in the class and work with the group to give and accept feedback in a supportive environment. The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you to be actively involved in your learning. You may be asked to undertake work to support your course outside of your class.
By the end of the course I should be able to:
1.Group to produce a cake for a pensioners afternoon tea which will showcase the skills of the group (to be negotiated with group and subject to centre approval) 2. Take part in discussion and planning of above project 3. Produce at least one sugar paste model
How will I know I'm making progress?
Verbal feedback peer group assessment
What else do I need to know, do or bring?
Apron/container and any sugarcraft equipment you may have ( though not essential)
Reading and information sources
Various authors to be recommended by tutor Internet sites recommended by tutor
What could the course lead to?
Further WEA courses College courses Private courses
Download full course outline
This course is not available for online enrolment.
Please call 0151 243 5340 to enquire about enrolling on this course.