intermediate Sugar Flowers: Cymbidium orchid, Vanda orchid, clematis, hydrangea and foliage

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Join international sugarcrafter Elena Wilkinson and take your sugar flower skills to the next level on this new Squires Kitchen course. Learn how to create a showstopper with this orchid arrangement, complete with a Cymbidium and Vanda Orchid, clematis, hydrangea and foliage.

Course tutor: Elena Wilkinson

Squires Kitchen International School
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Course date and times:
  • Friday 20th September: 9:30am to 4:00pm
  • Saturday 21st September: 9:30am to 4:00pm

Elena Wilkinson has a growing reputation as a highly-skilled sugarcrafter, renowned for her amazingly life-like sugar flowers. Over the course of two packed days, you will have the opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of advanced flower making techniques with Elena. She will share her secret tips and personal methodology of how to construct intricate flowers and will provide expert guidance throughout the class.

You will learn advanced skills focusing on how to colour, wire, tape and construct the Cymbidium and Vanda orchids as well as supporting arrangement. Elena will guide you through how to mount this delicate arrangement onto a cake to create a stunning floral topper - perfect to adorn any festive celebration or wedding cake.

You will leave with a dummy cake topped with your statement flowers.

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Head on over to our booking request page and we will take a few credentials from you.

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This course is suitable for those who have completed a Key Skills: Sugar Flowers course or who have at least some knowledge of making sugar flowers and working with Sugar Florist Paste.

Equipment list

This course requires some additional equipment which you will be able to pre-order. You will be sent an equipment list four weeks prior to the course.

Course modules
Date Time Title Tutor Location
20th September 09:30 - 16:00 Day 1 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School
21st September 09:30 - 16:00 Day 2 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School