Bride and Groom Class
This class is THE class where you will learn how to model a bride and groom. For anyone running their only cake/cupcake business, or making cakes for friends and family, you will have a competitive edge if you can offer your clients bespoke brides and grooms that look just like them!
In November 2013, the amazing Grace Stevens from “Cupcakes by Design” will be flying back to visit us again from from South Africa. Grace will be teaching three classes including the “Bride and Groom” class.
What you will learn in the Bride and Groom Class
In this class you will learn various techniques for making a standing a bride and groom. During the class, Grace will show you:
- How to make your own modelling paste.
- How to creating a sound internal structure to support standing models.
- How to create models that are joined together and balance against each other.
- How to make a sitting bride (as per pictures).
- How to “dress” your bride and groom including a flowing bridal gown.
- How to create cute and characterful faces with different expressions and Grace’s unique features.
- How to make a chignon hairstyle for the bride and short male hair.
- Hot to attach a bride and groom to a wedding cake.
- How to work with proportion on the models and in reference to the cake (as all cakes are different sizes)
- How to transport your models.
This is a great opportunity to learn directly from one of South Africa’s most talented sugar artists! You will leave the course with your completed perfect bride and groom and will be armed to make brides and grooms in all different positions for wedding cakes (for other examples see those in the pictures above). Book today as places are filling up fast!
Grace Stevens (see Tutors page) is one of South Africa’s best known and talented sugar artists and an award winning cake maker and sugarcraft expert fabulous teacher. She is recognised worldwide for the unique style and her character modelling. As an experienced tutor (travelling around South Africa to teach), Grace knows all the tricks and tips about modelling people which she will share in detail throughout the day.
This class is suitable for beginners and intermediates. Ideally you will have had some experience of working with a medium such as sugar paste but it is not essential.
Course Date and Times
Grace is only visiting the UK in November 2013 and the Bride and Groom Class will take place on:
- Wednesday 20 November: 10.15 to 5.30pm
This class will only run once and there are only a limited number of places available so book early to avoid disappointment.
For this class, we provide EVERYTHING you need. The only price you pay is the price to book your place. You will take everything you make home with you.
All you will need to bring is an apron if you prefer to work with an apron and a packed lunch (although you can order sandwiches, salad or jacket potato if you prefer when here)
Pretty Witty Cakes never surprise you with hidden costs unlike other venues so you will not be sent any equipment list before the class. The only things you need to bring are those things listed above. We will provide EVERYTHING else for you.
How to book your class
Location: Our Bride and Groom Class is based at Pretty Witty HQ in a bright, spacious and airy 40 foot kitchen in Crowborough (TN6) on the Kent, East Sussex border.
Price: £195 per person for the entire course (includes VAT where applicable)
Times: 10.15 to 5.30pm
Dates: Wednesday 20th November 2013
Travel: We can assist with all travel arrangements including advising on trains and flights, advising on pick up from the airport or train station. For those coming by car, we have ample FREE private and enclosed parking at the house.
Before booking, please ensure you read the terms and conditions on this website and also double check the date that you wish to attend as there will be no refunds for cancellations. Class places are non-transferable.
For further details, please email email@example.com or call 07976 32 72 78