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

Emma JamesChristmas Cake Decorating

Christmas Fayre at Glasdir

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Christmas food and craft fayre at Glasdir Business and Conference Centre in Llanrwst. I had a great time selling Christmas cakes, cupcakes and cake toppers! Christmas Cake and mini Christmas cakes, perfect for hampers! Along with some of my Christmas cake toppers. Christmas cupcakes being guarded by one of my cake topper elves ‘Holly’!

Emma JamesChristmas Fayre at Glasdir

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.

Emma JamesCupcake Decorating course