Cake Decorating - Beginners - Bird Cage Cake | St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Cake Decorating - Beginners - Bird Cage Cake at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Cake Decorating - Beginners - Bird Cage Cake at St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone

Price: £54.00 Starts: 21/03/2020 Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Tutor: Lynda Pankhurst Ends: 21/03/2020 Location: St Faiths Adult Education Centre, Maidstone
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

Come along and make a Vintage style Birdcage Cake with handcrafted sugarpaste roses

Learn how to cover a dummy cake and board with sugarpaste to get a professional finish. Pipe cage lines in Royal Icing, make simple roses and leaves from sugarpaste

During the course students will:

• Cover a dummy cake and board with sugarpaste
• Pipe line detail of cage in Royal Icing
• Make handcrafted Roses from sugarpaste (Fondant)

How will I be taught?

You will be taught as a small group (maximum 10 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 this lesson please bring with you: Note book and pen, apron, a 6” Birdcage/Dome Cake Dummy, a pot of Sugarflair Sugarcel (both can be bought from Cakecraft World (see details of website below) 11” Cake board, 1.5 Kg White Sugarpaste (also known as Roll out fondant – buy from a supermarket), Number 2 piping tube, rolling pin, small cranked handled palette knife, a roll of greaseproof paper/clingfilm. A box to take cake home in. Please bring any other useful cake decorating equipment you may have.

Equipment can be bought from specialist cake decorating suppliers i.e. Cakecraft World - Sevenoaks 01732 46357 (

What can I do next?

We offer a wide variety of Cake Decorating courses. Your tutor will be able to advise. You can also 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.

View all courses taught by Lynda Pankhurst here >>

Getting there

St Faiths Adult Education Centre
St Faiths Street
ME14 1LH

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code MAI/82515/H/NC.
Course Code: MAI/82515/H/NC Book Now

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