Intermediate Sugar Flowers: Poinsettia, Vanilla Orchid, Berries, Cinnamon and Star Anise

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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 festive showstopper with this poinsettia arrangement, complete with a Vanilla Orchid, Berries, Cinnamon and Star Anise.

Course tutor: Elena Wilkinson

Squires Kitchen International School
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Course date and times:
  • Monday 10th December: 9:30am to 4:30pm
  • Tuesday 11th December: 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 the focal poinsettia flower and 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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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.

Course modules
Date Time Title Tutor Location
10th December 09:30 - 16:30 Day 1 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School
11th December 09:30 - 16:30 Day 2 Elena Wilkinson Squires Kitchen International School