Students need to have completed Beginners cake decorating before enrolling in this class.
Continuing from the previous classes advance your cake decorating skills. Learn about other types of butter icings including swiss cream, use of flavoured syrups. Pipe with Royal and butter icings using standard and Russian piping tubes including some popular piped flowers. Drip cakes are included also chocolate off pieces and coating/piping a cake with ganache, using chantille cream and crystalized flowers and decorations of your choice.
There will be extra costs for materials required which will be discussed during each class.
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Terry Elliott has been teaching Cake Decorating since 1980. She was a member of the Canterbury Cake Decorators Guild for 10 years. She has won 7 medals in cake decorating competitions such as gold medals in the National Salon Culinaire competitions. She holds an International Judges A grade Certificate (Australia) and has worked as a travelling demonstrator for the Canterbury Cake Decorators Guild. She has exhibited her work at local and international exhibitions and is keen to share her skills with her students. Classes are easy and she tries to accommodate all the students’ requests and adapts the course to suit the students.
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