Up and coming Workshops!

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I will be teaching the following cake decorating workshops in February and March 2016. I will be running these workshops in association with Conwy County Council’s 5 Ways to Wellbeing / 5 Awgrym Llesol. To sign up for one of these courses, please contact myself by filling in the contact form with your details and the course(s) you are interested … Read More

Emma JamesUp and coming Workshops!

Christmas Cupcake and Cookie Workshop

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In this fun Christmas Workshop I will be teaching how to decorate cupcakes for Christmas day and cookies to hang on your tree. You will learn techniques such as stencilling, embossing, piping in buttercream and painting / dusting. Also how to use moulds and cutters. Cupcakes, cookies, equipment and materials will be brought for you to use. However if you … Read More

Emma JamesChristmas Cupcake and Cookie Workshop

Ghoulish Halloween Creations

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Friday 30th October From 10.00 am to 12.00 noon At The Crafty Kitten, 15 Gate Mews, Ancaster Square, LL26 0LB, Llanrwst, North Wales We will be teaching you how to decorate your own creepy cupcakes and model your own scary creatures! Ages 8 and over. £20 per person – This includes, materials, tools and teaching. (All products made can be … Read More

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Sweet Treats & Afternoon Tea

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Kids Academy at Bodnant Cookery School. There are two fun courses coming up in July! The First one is Sweet Treats on the 22nd of July. We will be learning how to make Marshmallows, peppermints creams, chocolate truffles, meringues and fudge to name a few! It’s going to be a lot of sweet treat fun. For more information, please follow … Read More

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Easter Cupcake Decorating

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Thursday 9th April 6 years to 12 years old. This is a fun day with family and friends learning how to create Easter animals, eggs and flowers for your cupcakes. You will learn techniques such as; modelling, cut out flowers, embossing and using moulds. Please note that all children must be supervised by an adult throughout the whole course. Please … Read More

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Easter Cupcake Course

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I will be teaching children at Bodnant Cookery School, how to bake and decorate Easter Cupcakes. Colouring up buttercream and making fun Easter models, such as Easter eggs, rabbits and daffodils. For more information, please click on the links below: http://www.bodnant-welshfood.co.uk/whats-on/event.php?id=396 https://www.facebook.com/bodnant.cookeryschool

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St David’s Cupcakes Course

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One for the Children! St. David’s Day Cupcakes. Learn how to decorate cupcakes with daffodils and the Welsh Dragon! For children aged 8 – 12 years. £12.50 per child Please bring your own cupcakes to be decorated. All children must be supervised by an adult throughout the whole course. Maximum of 3 children per adult. Thursday 19th February, 10am – … Read More

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Christmas Cake Decorating

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This 6 week evening course was run at Glasdir Skills Academy by Emma James Cakes. The students learnt how to cover a traditional fruit cake with marzipan and sugar paste. They then learnt how to design and decorate the cake using the mediums of royal icing and sugar paste. Learning techniques such as piping shells, scrolls, writing and creating characters … Read More

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Cookie Decorating Course

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This four week evening course was run at Glasdir Skills Academy by Emma James Cakes. Students learnt how to decorate cookies, using the mediums of sugar paste and royal icing. Here are some of their scary Halloween cookies! Bats, cats and Pumpkins!

Emma JamesCookie Decorating Course

Cupcake Decorating course

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This four week course was run at Glasdir Skills Academy by Emma James Cakes. It involved learning techniques such as piped buttercream flowers, cut out flowers, embossing, stencilling and colour appreciation. Using the mediums of sugar paste, royal icing and buttercream. Here are some pictures of the students work.

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