Sugar Flowers with Tara Gan (Beginners/Intermediate)

17th to 18th June, 2017 (2 days)

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We are excited to announce a second class with the talented Tara Gan of Tara Gan Sugar Flowers. This class is suitable for beginners and intermediate level sugar artists. If you are coming to the first class with Tara (see here for details), then you will need no further experience. If you are planning to skip the first class, we advise that a bit of experience in making flowers will come in handy!

Tara Gan is an award winning cake designer and sugar artist whose work is breathtakingly beautiful. Tara works with florist paste to create gorgeous sugar flowers that are then sold in her Etsy shop to professional cake makers from around the country. Her work is much in demand. To see more of Tara's work, follow her on Instagram here and on Facebook, here.


Flowers covered in this class:

Large Magnolia




When Tara and Fair Cake did a cake collaboration earlier this year, the one flower that stood out and caught everyone's attention was this ranunculus - brightly coloured and beautifully formed. We were inundated with calls and emails to introduce a class teaching this technique and here is the class!

We then decided to work with this same ranunculus and added some sweet peas to the equation and this was the result:

As you can see, this is an absolutely beautiful flower and works well with any colour scheme. You can learn how to make sweet peas in Tara's Beginners Class.

In this two day class, you will learn:

* How to make gorgeous rununculus flowers, much like the pictures above and below:

* How to make stunning and lifelike orchid flowers, such as -

The same orchids on a cake look a bit like this:

* And last, but by no means the least, you will also learn how to make stunning sugar magnolias, such as:

You will take home

* All the sugar flowers that you will have made yourself

* A wealth of new skills - including taping, wiring and dusting flowers to bring your creations to life

* A whole new understanding of skills required to make stunning sugar flowers

* Answers to any questions about sugar flower making and the cake industry that you can throw at us!

All ingredients and equipment, including transport boxes, for the day are provided, you do not need to bring anything with you. If in doubt about your suitability for this class, please call us on 0208 305 1756 to discuss before you book a place. 

Please note that the number of smaller flowers you will take home will depend on your speed. At no point would we want for you to feel that you are being rushed!

Please note that pictures are for illustrative purposes only. Teachers for each day are subject to change.

Booking Conditions

Please double check the date that you wish to make the booking as there will be no refunds for cancellations. In the unlikely event that we cancel a class, a full refund will be offered. Please do read our Terms and Conditions on this website (find link at the bottom of each web page) before booking a class. For further details, please email or call 0208 305 1756.