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Come enjoy this two day course on advanced gelato and sorbetto production, covering recipe formulation including alcohol incorporation. From traditional to extreme and trendy flavors, this class focuses on unique gelato and sorbetto recipe formulations to fit your needs. Expand your decorating skills using gum paste while learning to roll, thin and furl petals for a wide variety of wired and unwired flowers. You’ll also be working with advanced techniques like imprinting, plus how to add life-like detail with pearl dust, edible accents and steam. This hands-on master class will take you from basic design and cake decorating techniques to working with buttercream and royal icing for a finished three-tiered display cake.
With this class, you’ll learn how to properly cover a cake with fondant as well as a broad range of decorating techniques including how to shape flowers and fabric, plus how to use color or pearl dust. You’ll also discover how to take 3-D elements to another level by adding Gum-Tex Powder to fondant. It all starts with a well-baked cake. You’ll learn proper whipping and folding techniques, plus how to make a wide variety of fillings and icings. Once you’ve mastered those, you’ll be able to transform different types of cake such as carrot, chiffon, pound, chocolate and white into cakes suitable for any occasion, including weddings and anniversaries.
Learn how decorating with Isomalt can add an extra something special to cakes and desserts. You’ll make Isomalt ice molds to create coral-like designs for topping cakes or to use as centerpieces. Plus, you’ll learn blowing techniques for shimmering, bubble-like balls and other sugar art skills to help you stay on the cutting edge of pastry design. Over this two-day class, kids will learn to make strawberry and chocolate cakes from start to finish, including putting together the ingredients, mixing, baking, filling and frosting. In this two-day camp, kids will get to learn the basics of cake, cupcake and cookie decorating using buttercream and fondant. They’ll also be taught how to model with fondant and simple piping techniques. Learn how to create intricate, gorgeous gum paste flowers in this intensive two-day workshop with luxury cake designer Julie Deffense.
She will be teaching students several different flower making techniques, including the Oriental Peony, Parrot Tulip, Rose, Hydrangea and filler buds. You’ll also learn over-piping and lace patterns using royal icing to design an elegant wedding cake. Julie will also be discussing flower arrangement and color choices in this class. Join us for a two-day class with Amber Spiegel, creator of Sweet Ambs Cookie Art and whose work has been featured in magazines including Martha Stewart Weddings, In Style and Brides. In this class taught by Amber, you’ll learn how to master advanced piping and cookie decorating techniques such as wet-on-wet, brush embroidery, painting with pearl dust, watercolor painting, piping details and script. Learn the basics of making light, delicate pastry dough by properly layering or ‘laminating’ butter between the layers. You’ll make crescent-shaped croissants, turnovers, Napoleons and other puff pastries as well as create sweet and savory fillings for each.