Cake Classes

Would you like to learn a new skill or consolidate your cake decorating knowledge? Are you thinking of starting a new hobby? 

If so, please come and join us and create beautiful cakes, learn to make sugar flowers and decorate elegant cupcakes. Classes are held at our home near Bicester or in a venue nearby dependent on class size. 

All materials and tools are included for you to use during the classes (unless otherwise stated) . Drinks are provided throughout the day and a light lunch is also included in some full day classes. There will also be cake obviously! You only need to bring lots of enthusiasm. Come and learn with us!

Our classes are detailed below. Do make sure you read all the information provided carefully before purchasing (see our Terms and Conditions). 

one-to-one tuition

If you like to learn at your own pace or concentrate on specific cake decorating techniques, we offer one-to-one tuition in our home for £275 per day including all materials and a light lunch. If you would like to share the costs and the fun with a friend, the rate reduces to £199 each (to a maximum of 3 people). Below are examples of what our students achieve in two days. 

Classes will take place at The Rosehip Bakery, in Caversfield near Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX27 8TW or at a venue nearby. 

To book a place, call us on 07494 316198 or email us at info@rosehipbakery.co.uk.

 

 

GUEST TUTORS

Signature flowers by Angela Morrison

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June 2019 10:00 until approx. 18:00
Venue: TBC (in or near Bicester, Oxfordshire)

Class Fee to be confirmed  Please contact us to express your interest. Some experience of making wired sugar flowers is essential and places will be limited. 

The talented Angela Morrison is coming all the way from the USA to teach exclusively at our school! 

All materials are provided.

Refreshments and lunch are included.

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

floral Antlers wedding cake

5 PLACES AVAILABLE

Saturday 2nd March and Sunday 3rd March 2019

10:00 until approx. 18:00

Venue to be confirmed (in or near Bicester)

Oxfordshire

£375 per person 

All materials, refreshments and cake included. Please bring a pack lunch. 

Please contact us to book a place.

Based upon her Award-winning design from the Cake International competitions in 2017, this brilliant new class from Natalie Porter of Immaculate Confections covers a wide range of skills - by the end you will be a colour- clever, sharp-edge, flower-making, petal-dusting pro!

Techniques covered in class include:
• Using dark navy fondant to achieve those desirable and elusive sharp edges
• Making a range of wired and unwired flowers and foliage - Anemones, Thistles, Roses,    Filler flowers, Berries
• Using colour and petal dusts to bring your work to life, creating a striking colour palette
• Constructing a simple wire frame to make and support the antlers
• Wiring and taping everything for a realistic finish
• Arranging everything on the cake to create this unique and modern wedding design

Suitable for students with some experience of using fondant and flowerpaste

 

La lavande sugar florist two-day class

* SOLD OUT*

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th August 2018 09:30 until 18:00

Shipton-on-Cherwell Village Hall, Shipton-on-Cherwell, Kidlington, OX5 1JP 

The Award-winning Christine Craig of La Lavande Sugar Florist will be teaching near Oxford! Her stunning sugar flowers are unique and so true to life!

You will learn how to:

  • make a ranunculus, small roses, hydrangea, berries, ivy and hosta leaves

  • vein and shape flowers & leaves to resemble real flowers

  • achieve realistic results with Christine's dusting technique

  • arrange your flowers into a posy

£410 per person,  refreshments and light lunch included. £130 non-refundable booking fee to book a place. Please contact us at info@rosehipbakery.co.uk to book a place.

You will need to bring your own cutters, veiners and dusts (Christine will provide a list of equipment nearer the time).

Please note this class is only suitable for students who have a basic knowledge of making sugar flowers.

 

rambling rose on black or white

SOLD OUT

Sunday 16th September 2018 10:00 until 16:00

Venue TBC (near Bicester, Oxfordshire)

£125 per person, a £50 deposit reserves your place

Sarah Jones from The Chocolate Strawberry is returning to teach her brand new hand-painted Rambling Rose. You choose the background colour (black or white).

Refreshments and cake provided. 

Please contact us to book.

A light lunch and all materials are included. 

We look forward to seeing you there!  

 

Coming in 2019

Buttercream Art - Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes 

Sugar Flowers for Beginners - Meadowsweet Cakes

Crane and Royal Icing - Kelvin Chua - Vinisim Sugarart  

Signature Roses and Cake Textures - Angela Morrison

Dancing Girl - Rosie Cake Diva

Miniature Cupcake toppers - Sarah Bray of Daisy Cakes