Master Flower Class - Two Days

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Say it with flowers!

Make a big statement with large flowers – a trend that is blossoming in every sense of the word, as popularity lands these grand creations on wedding cakes and cakes marking other celebrations.

With less-is-more trending right now, create your own personal garden of delight atop a cake with these colourful, elegant petals.

What you will be making (with the look of plucked-from-the-garden freshness):
  • Roses (the 3 stages of a rose: the bud, semi-open and full rose in bloom)
  • Whimsical rose
  • Peony
  • Hydrangea
  • Variations of Lavender
  • Foliage
  • Gypsum/Baby’s Breath
  • Snowberries
  • Filler Flowers and Buds
  • 4 petals and buds
  • 5 petals and buds
What will be covered during your two days:
  • Professional tricks of working with flower paste
  • Colouring and blending of flower paste to achieve lifelike and beautiful vintage colours
  • How to select colours to mix together
  • Use of wires in flowers
  • Use of cutters and veiners to achieve the best results
  • Tips and tricks to creating shape and movement of petals to create lifelike flowers
  • Making blossoms without using cutters
  • How to dry your petals and flowers
  • Assembling and taping flowers
  • And finally, tips and tricks for positioning and staging your flowers in your cakes
You’ll also get a goodie bag to take home: rose and peony cutters, wires and flower paste tucked inside, ready to help with your first at-home creation.

We will provide an uncovered dummy and box for you to take your creations home in and you’ll be served a light lunch and other refreshments.

Bring a pen and paper to make notes on – and your enthusiasm! Be prepared to have some bloomin’ fun!

Classes cost £250, please see links above right for online booking.