Foundation Sugar Flowers

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Gain the foundation knowledge to make both wired and hand-pulled sugar flowers. You'll cover the essential materials and tools, how to achieve realistic effects and how to assemble, arrange and attach to a cake.

Course tutor: Claire Fitzsimons

Course date and times:
  • Saturday 10th October: 9:30am to 4:00pm

What you will learn:

  • How to use essential equipment including stamens, wires, cutters and florist tape
  • How to work with sugar flower paste
  • How to use cutters and veiners to make wired leaves and petals
  • How to make a wired, full blown flower
  • How to make quick and simple one-cutter flowers
  • How to make hand-pulled flowers
  • How to use dusts and glazes for realistic effects
  • How to arrange the minimum of flowers for the maximum effect
  • How to assemble the finished flowers and leaves into a simple posy
  • How to attach arrangements to a cake

You will leave with a beautiful posy consisting of a Rose, Jasmine, leaves and berries

Course Details

Sorry, fully booked
1 day course
9:30am to 4:00pm
Suitable for beginners
Type: Foundation

Fully booked

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