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Classes

Russian Piping and Cupcake Bouquet Class - $110

Saturday the 26th of August at 9AM

In this class you will learn how to 
- Make Swiss meringue buttercream in the correct consistency for piping
- Colour the buttercream
- Decorate cupcakes with seven different Russian piping tips
- Arrange the cupcakes into a beautiful "cupcake bouquet"

Class Cost: $110
The class cost includes a full set of Russian piping tips valued at $40. If you already own a set of tips please contact us and we can organise for you to bring your own tips and a reduced class cost. 

All materials, tools and ready baked cupcakes will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a bouquet of at least 7 cupcakes to take home and enjoy. All tools and equipment (except the Russian piping tips) remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class. 

Bookings are essential with a $50 deposit required. For more information and to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258.

 

The above cakes have not been made by Caking Mad. They are inspiration photos to display the type of cake designs you will be making.  

Chocolate Drip Cake Class - $140

Saturday the 2nd of September 9AM

A baked mud cake will be supplied & you will learn to layer, fill and decorate your cake. You will learn how to create the perfect chocolate drip and make assorted decorations with chocolate and modelling chocolate. 

All materials and tools are supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully decorated cake to take home and enjoy. 

Bookings essential, $50 deposit to secure your place.

Vintage Cupcake Decorating Class - $90

Saturday the 9th of September for approximately 3 hours

In this class you will learn a variety of techniques to decorate 6 cupcakes. You will learn how to:
- Pipe 3 different swirls onto cupcakes with chocolate truffle 
- Cover cupcakes in fondant 
- Use a impression mat on fondant and create a fondant butterfly
- Make a fondant bow 
- Make a fondant "ruffle" flower
- Quilt on fondant and attach sugar pearls
- Create simple fondant flowers using a variety of cutters

Minimum age 14+. All materials, tools and cutters will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully completely cupcakes to take home and enjoy. (Tools & equipment remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class)

Bookings are essential with a $45 deposit required. For more information or to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258

(Picture of cupcakes to be posted shortly)

Unicorn Cupcake Decorating Class - $90

6:15pm Thursday the 21st of September for approximately 3 hours

In this class you will learn a variety of techniques to decorate 6 cupcakes with 3 different designs. You will learn how to:
- Pipe swirls onto cupcakes with chocolate truffle
- Cover cupcakes in fondant
- Make unicorn horns, ears, and other facial features for a piped unicorn design
- Make a 3D fondant unicorn head on a plaque
- Make a 2D fondant unicorn face

Minimum age 14+. All materials, tools and cutters will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully completely cupcakes to take home and enjoy. (Tools & equipment remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class)

Bookings are essential with a $45 deposit required. For more information or to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258
(Picture of cupcakes to be posted shortly)

Macaron Class - $60

Thursday the 28th of September at 6:30pm

This class is only $60 and will run for approximately 3 hours. You will learn how to correctly pipe, bake, fill and decorate macarons to make the perfect batch every time! 

Kids Cupcake Decorating Class - $35

Tuesday the 3rd of October
Ages 5-8 10am to 12pm
Age 9+ 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Thursday the 5th of October
Ages 5-8 10am to 12pm
Age 9+ 1:30pm to 3:30pm

They will learn to decorate four different cupcakes using fondant, and also take them home! 

All materials, tools and cutters will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully completely cupcakes to take home and enjoy. 
(Tools & equipment remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class)

Bookings are essential with a $15 deposit required. For more information or to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258

Christmas Teddy and Reindeer Topper Cake- $90

9AM Saturday the 2nd of December for 3 hours

In this class you will learn how to make a Christmas teddy bear and reindeer figurines from fondant to adorn any of your Christmas cakes.

Minimum age 14+. All materials, tools and cutters will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully completely toppers to take home. (Tools & equipment remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class)

Bookings are essential with a $45 deposit required. For more information or to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258

(Picture of toppers to be posted shortly)

Christmas Present Box Cake - $160

Saturday 9th of December
9AM to 3PM

A fruit cake will be supplied and you will learn to:
- Cover a square cake in ganache and fondant
- Create a multi-loop bow
- Decorate your cake to look like a Christmas present box

This cake will keep so you will have a beautiful cake to enjoy on Christmas Day. 

Class cost: $160

All materials and tools are supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully decorated cake to take home and enjoy. Additional supplies are available for purchase after the class.

Bookings are essential with a $80 deposit required. For more information and to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258.

(Picture of cake to be posted shortly)

Christmas Fondant Cookie Decorating Class - $90

Tuesday 12th of December
6PM for approximately 3 hours

In this class you will decorate at least 6 cookies with fondant. No prior experience required to participate in this class.
Class cost: $90

All materials and tools are supplied for you to use during the class and you will have beautifully decorated cookies to take home and enjoy. Additional supplies are available for purchase after the class.

Bookings are essential with a $45 deposit required. For more information and to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258.

(Picture of cookies to be posted shortly)

Christmas Royal Icing Cookie Decorating Class - $90

Thursday 14th of December 
6PM for approximately 3 hours

In this class you will decorate at least 6 cookies with royal icing in different consistencies. No prior experience is required to participate in this class.
Class cost: $90

All materials and tools are supplied for you to use during the class and you will have beautifully decorated cookies to take home and enjoy. Additional supplies are available for purchase after the class. 

Bookings are essential with a $45 deposit required. For more information and to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258. 

(Picture of cookies to be posted shortly)

Christmas Kids Cupcake Decorating Class - $40

Tuesday the 19th of December
Ages 5-8 10am to 12pm
Age 9+ 1:30pm to 3:30pm

They will learn to decorate four Christmas themed cupcakes using fondant, and also take them home! 

All materials, tools and cutters will be supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully completely cupcakes to take home and enjoy. 
(Tools & equipment remain the property of Caking Mad, however additional supplies are available for purchase after the class)

Bookings are essential with a $20 deposit required. For more information or to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258

(Picture of cupcakes to be posted shortly)

Reindeer Cake Decorating Class - $140

Wednesday 20th of December 
6PM for approximately 3 hours

A baked mud cake will be supplied & you will learn to:
- Layer, fill and cover your cake with ganache
- Create reindeer ears, nose and other facial features
- Pipe reindeer fur and other complimentary decorations 

This cake will keep so you will have a beautiful cake to enjoy on Christmas Day.

Class cost: $140 

All materials and tools are supplied for you to use during the class and you will have a beautifully decorated cake to take home and enjoy. Additional supplies are available for purchase after the class.  

Bookings are essential with a $70 deposit required. For more information and to book please call Alison on 0437 006 258. 

(Picture of cake to be posted shortly)

Tuesday Night Time Beginners Class Term 3 2017

$250 for the Term

Starting Tuesday 25th of July at 7:30PM.
This course runs for 8 weeks and each class is 2 hours long. This class is a small intimate class where you will learn foundation techniques in cake decorating and leave with the confidence to decorate your own special cakes. You will learn countless hints and tips in this class that you can apply to your future cake decorating projects. 

Wednesday Day Time Beginners Class Term 3 2017

$250 for the Term

Starting Wednesday 26th of July at 9:30AM
This course runs for 8 weeks and each class is 2 hours long. This class is a small intimate class where you will learn foundation techniques in cake decorating and leave with the confidence to decorate your own special cakes. You will learn countless hints and tips in this class that you can apply to your future cake decorating projects. 

Thursday Night Intermediate Class with Alison - Term 3 2017

$250 for 8 weeks

Starting Thursday the 27th of July at 7:15pm
This course runs for 8 weeks and each class is approximately 2 hours long. The course outline varies from term to term. You will learn a variety of techniques from figurine modelling, flower making to the newest techniques. Pre-requisite: you must have completed our Beginners class to complete this course.

In this intermediate class you will learn how to:

-       Make wired fondant flowers
-       Create a floral spray
-       Make fondant figurines and learn other fondant modelling techniques
-       Ganache a mud cake with sharp edges, add fondant decorations and lettering for Father’s Day
-       Cover a cake board and dummy cake in fondant
-       Make a fondant bow
-       Attach a floral spray to a cake

You will build on your basic cake decorating tool kit throughout this course and learn essential techniques for cake decorating.

General Class Overview

Beginners Classes
Caking Mad's Beginners cake decorating class teaches you the basics in everything you need to make your own decorated fondant covered cake. This course covers fundamentals such as piping, how to make royal icing, correct fondant rolling techniques, how to create some simple flowers and other shapes, and a detailed list of all the correct tools you need to complete it all. The course also includes a beautiful recipe for you to take home!

Intermediate Classes
At one of Caking Mad's intermediate classes, you'll learn different techniques from term to term for the more experienced cake decorator. Covering techniques to beautifully crafted flowers and figurines, each term brings the skills you need to really make a statement cake of your own.

Cupcake Classes
Occasionally, we will run cupcake decorating classes for both adults and children. These short classes teach you how to prepare your cupcakes and cover them with fun and bright ideas. What will your next cupcake look like? A baby? A chicken? Maybe even a puppy! Learn how to make cupcakes that stand out in any crowd!

Specialty Classes
A range of specialty classes are run through the year focusing of different elements of cake decorating and edible art. Some of these include chocolate modelling, airbrushing and working with other mediums. We also hold festive classes around Easter and Christmas so you can bring out something extra special at your family events!

For pricing and to book for classes, please contact us directly.