Building a Gingerbread House

Childrens decorating class at Bodnant Welsh Food. Saturday 9th December, 2023. Starting at 10.00am In this Christmas decorating class we will be putting together and decorating Gingerbread houses. Working in pairs we will be using royal icing to assemble your very own Gingerbread house. Learning different decorating skills such as piping and embossing. Using sweet treats and sugarpaste models to … Read More

Christmas Cakes / Cacennau Nadolig

Tis the season to be Jolly! And for Christmas Cake! Custom Decorated Designs for Fruit Cakes starting from ¬£40 for a 6inch cake. Mini 2″ Hamper size cakes are available too! For more details and to place orders please contact Emma on 07985 280936. Email: info@emma-james-cakes.co.uk. Thank you very much and Merry Christmas! Addurn unigryw i chi. Am fwy o … Read More

Christmas Fayre a Plas Newydd!

I have had a great time at Plas Newydd Christmas Fayre on Anglesey. It was over 4 days this year (2nd – 5th) and was very busy! I hope everyone who went had a great time and got some great hand made crafts and food for Christmas.

Christmas Cupcake and Cookie Workshop

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

Christmas Cakes & Christmas Fayres

Christmas is on its way folks, so here’s a few important dates for your diary! Glasdir Business Centre Llanrwst, LL26 0DF 27th November 3pm-7pm www.glasdir.com Rhug Estate Rhug, LL21 0EH 28th November 10am-4pm www.rhug.co.uk Plas Newyddd Anglesey, LL61 6DQ 5th & 6th December 10am-4pm www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd-house-and-gardens  

Christmas Cake Decorating

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

Christmas Fayre at Glasdir

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’!