Intermediate Sugar Flowers: Dahlia, Alstroemeria and Virginia Creeper

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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 the ever-popular Dahlia, complete with Alstroemeria and Virginia Creeper for a truly stunning display.

Course tutor: Elena Wilkinson

Squires Kitchen International School
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Course date and times:
  • Tuesday 25th September: 9:30am to 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 26th September: 9:30am to 4:30pm

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 a beautiful arrangement consisting of an eyecatching Dahlia, Alstroemeria (Lily of the Incas) and Virginia Creeper. Elena will guide you through how to mount this delicate arrangement onto a cake to create a stunning floral topper - perfect to adorn any celebration or wedding cake.

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

Book this course

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

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Skill Prerequisites:

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.

All dates for this course
Date Tutor Availability
Tuesday 25th Sep 2018 Elena Wilkinson Places remaining
Saturday 3rd Nov 2018 Elena Wilkinson Places remaining
Monday 10th Dec 2018 Elena Wilkinson Places remaining
Course modules
Date Time Title Tutor Location
25th September 09:30 - 16:30 Day 1 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School
26th September 09:30 - 16:30 Day 2 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School