2 hour class
In this class you'll learn how to create an ombre effect with buttercream and achieve smooth sharp edges to create a fun cake suitable for all occasions. Add a Christmas twist by opting for a festive colour! Buttercream is really popular and in this class you'll learn how to buttercream a cake and create an ombre effect and sharp edges. You'll also pipe a design on the top of your cake using nozzles. A great class for those who have attended our piped buttercream class or who are looking to learn a new buttercream technique.
What is covered in the class:
Get baking tips on how to make the perfect cake Learn how to split, level and prepare a cake for covering with buttercream Learn to create a ombre effect on your cake How to create a smooth a sharp edge finish on your cake how to prepare your cake with buttercream for decorating Pipe a simple design on your cake (as per shown on the image) Go home with an information and recipe sheet and your cake in a box
Did you know?
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Rock Bakehouse
Rock Bakehouse was founded in 2011 by Nathalie, a self-proclaimed cake-lover, with a focus on cake decorating, sharing knowledge and meeting people. Rock Bakehouse aims to provide a relaxed atmosphere in which students are able to learn all that there is to know about cakes, baking, and cupcake decorating.
After discovering that there was demand for affordable, friendly and short classes, Nathalie decided to start providing workshops. Rock Bakehouse now host classes from their beautiful and fully equipped workshop in West Hampstead.
No matter whether you are a novice baker and have never baked a cake in your life, or an experienced pro just looking for some practice, these classes will take your skills to the next level and leave you with a longing to try out what you have learnt at home.
Everything you will need for the classes will be provided for you and you will also be able to take home with you all that is made throughout the class. As well as this, you will be given a jam packed worksheet with all the information that has been covered during the class.
Further information: All equipment and materials are included in the class. The class starts at 7pm. Tea, coffee and water will be supplied. We provide a fun and relaxing atmosphere in all our classes. Our small class sizes also ensure you get one to one attention so that you get the most out of the session. In each class you’ll learn all the tricks of the trade, get to practice the techniques you’re shown and go home with new found skills which you will be able to use time and time again. A recipe and information sheet will be provided for you to take home plus your cake creations! Please note our classes are adult classes, the minimum age for students in the classes is 16 years old unless stated otherwise
Adult classes, no under 16s
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.