The Crafty Kitchen - Classes Available
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                                                                    Sugarcraft Classes

Whether you are keen to try out a new hobby or are want to improve your cake making &  Cake decorating skills, our Sugarcraft classes will fulfil your ambitions.
Classes are suitable for beginners and improvers.

Sarah has been running her home based company in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales for the past ten years in which time her bespoke celebration and wedding cakes have been honoured and rewarded by several international cake companies, she has become a respected artist in her field with several celebrity clients in her portfolio.

 And now for the first time she is opening the doors of The Crafty Kitchen to teach her skills to you, in these classes you will learn the skills that Sarah has developed to create her cake art, her teaching format is both fun and informative.  
Both Private, Semi Private and Group Classes are on offer.
Private Masterclasses starts at £180 per day, these can be tailored to your learning requirements.

For more information on a class please email Sarah at

To book a space on one of our workshops, firstly please read our Class Terms & Conditions, and then and then contact us to request a booking form. 

    We have payment instalment options available for group classes over £160.  

All classes are held at The Crafty Kitchen, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 4PP unless otherwise stated.

Sugarcraft Classes

    Cake Decorating and Sugarcraft Classes 2020 

To book onto one of our courses, firstly please read our Class Terms & Conditions, 
and then Contact Us to request a booking form. 
Payment is not required until we acknowledge receipt of your form and confirm availability.  
Please note your place on the course is not guaranteed until we have received both your payment and booking form.

We are continuously adding to our classes for 2020, please check back regularly


Handbag Cake Class

POSTPONED  10:00 - 18:00

Handbag class BannerDuring this class, you will learn how to create a stunning modern handbag cake,
 complete with all the life-like details that really make the bag unique. 

Course Content:

* Carve your cake into a realistic handbag shape.
* Fill your cake with buttercream.
* Cover your cake in ganache in preparation for icing.
* Prepare and cover your drum in sugarpaste.
* Makes handles that will stay upright, to add height to your bag.
* Add flawless stitching detail and a zipper.
* Shade the handbag to add depth to the detail.
* Placement of the cake on a covered board.
* Create Makeup accessories by hand, not with moulds, to add the finishing touches to your cake.

Everything you need to complete this cake is provided.
You need to bring an Apron, a Notebook & Pen as well as a light lunch. Tea and Coffee are provided.

You will leave this class, not only with your completed cake to impress your friends and family with but the knowledge of how to recreate and adapt it's style in to other bag cakes.

Class Fee: £

*Please note we will not be making the car keys of wording detailed in the photographs.


Lets Get Physical - Figure Modelling Class

POSTPONED 10am -17:30

Fitness Cake Topper

During this class we will work with professional modelling paste to create this
 Keep Fit Cake Topper.

Course Content:

* How to colour paste
* How to create a torso and limbs & structure them for support.
* How to create clothing detail
* How to create a female face, with detail.
* How to add hair & style
* How to use dusts & edible paints to enhance features and add definition
* How to cover a board, crating a wooden floor effect by hand
* How to model Gymnasium accessories

The class will start at 10am & finish around 5.30pm. 
Please note the finish time is flexible, Sarah will work at a pace all students are comfortable with.

Class fee: £ 

Everything you need for this class is provided, please bring an apron, notebook and pen as well as a light lunch.


Sugar Flowers - Stage 2.
Open Peony, Anemone, Hydrangea and Filler Flowers

2 day workshop - 12th and 13th June 2020

Flower class stage 2 header

This is our second class in our Sugar Flower series, during this class you will learn how to make a wired open Peony with stamens, an Anemone, Hydrangea as well as small filler flowers. 

The class will start at 10:15am both days and finish around 5pm. 

All of the tools you need for this class are provided*, you need to bring an apron, note pad & Pen and a light lunch. Tea & Coffee are provided.

*you are required to bring a 6" round or square cake dummy with you to stand your flowers in, to ensure they travel home safely. We will provide a box for travel.

Class fee £195 


Icing Perfection Class  - Ganache & Sharp Edges

Saturday 12th September 2020      10am - 6pm

sharp edge
Do you aspire to create cakes like the professionals?
Gaze in awe at the flawless finish and sharp edges of their cakes?

Well come along and join Sarah in this workshop where 
you will learn how to:

• Level your cake and fill it with buttercream
• Cover your cake with Ganache
• Talk through, the method of making Ganache and how to troubleshoot problems
• Colour sugarpaste with gel colours
• Cover your cake with Sugarpaste, and how to achieve that fabulous sharp edge
• Make a stunning unwired sugarpaste rose to adorn your cake.,
.• Cover a cake board and add a ribbon to finish your cake.

At the end of the class, you will have a beautiful cake to take home and eat with your friends and family, and you will have learnt lots of new skills and techniques so that you can recreate many more.

Everything you need for this class is provided, all you need is a packed lunch, your apron and a notebook and pen.

  Class Fee:  £135

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