Cake Decorating Classes

Please make sure you understand the Terms and Conditions below BEFORE booking your class. 

All timetabled classes are held on Wednesday evenings in our Ponsonby Road shop and are available for those aged 15 yrs and above. If you wish to book a private class at your home or business, the options are endless, do get in touch!

 

Gift vouchers available for all classes. 

 

Buttercream Basics (beginner) - 1.5 hours $75 6pm - 7.30pm

Learn how to make gorgeous, silky buttercream, piped using several different methods, colours and styles. Finished with gorgeous edible flowers and mini macarons. Each student will be given 6 cupcakes to decorate and take home, along with a goodie bag containing a nozzle and piping bag starter pack and the recipes for your cupcakes and frosting.

 

-Wednesday 24th July
-Wednesday 18th September
-Wednesday 23rd October

 

Celebration Cake 6” 2 layer (Beginner/Int) - 2 hour $120 6pm-8pm

Indulge in the art of cake decoration with our hands-on celebration cake class, where you'll craft your own 6"2layer cake, adorned with fresh edible flowers, freeze-dried berries, mini macarons and a dusting of gold sparkle. During the class, we'll guide you through the process of making our White Chocolate Buttercream, imparting skills in semi-naked finishes and finishing piping techniques. By the end, you'll have not only successfully decorated a stunning cake but also gained valuable recipes, tips, and tricks to enhance your cake decorating prowess.

 

-Wednesday 21st of August
 

Macaron Master Class (Beginner/Int) - (Baking and Finishing) 2.5 hours $160 6pm-8.30pm

Discover the intricate art of crafting French Macarons in this interactive class. From achieving the perfect macaronage, to precise piping and filling techniques, you'll learn every step to create these delightful morsels of joy. Take home your delicious creations along with comprehensive recipes for both the macaron shells and delectable fillings.

 This class is perfect for enthusiastic bakers with a can-do attitude. All the necessary tools for the class will be provided, and everything you create will be carefully boxed up for you to take home, along with a lovely set of tools and recipes.

 

-Wednesday 26th June - FULLY BOOKED
-Wednesday 14th  August
-Wednesday 16th October

 

NEW! - Bake & Create Master Class (Beginner/Int) - (Baking and Finishing) 3 hours $180 5.30pm-8.30pm

Join us in an exciting NEW class that aims to show you everything you need to know about baking and decorating. Together as a class, we'll touch upon common kitchen issues and bake a 6"2layer cake together that we will fill and finish as a team. We'll use cutters, colouring gels, fondant tools and molds, as well as utilising your best tool, your hands!  You'll be sure to achieve a great result at home, no matter the design!

 

 

-Wednesday 29thth of May - FULLY BOOKED
-Wednesday 5th of June - FULLY BOOKED
-Wednesday 2nd of October

 

 

Not here?

Want to learn something specific?

Custom classes can be tailored to your needs! Get in touch with us so we can create a class specific to your needs as an up and coming Baker/Decorator! 

Classes start at $200 for the first hour, and $100 per hour thereafter. Extra participants? Add $50 per head/per hour for the group setting sure to upskill the novice creator. -  6 MAX per class

 

 

If you wish to cancel or swap, you will need to find someone else to take your place - we may be able to help fill your spot with someone on our waiting list. As this is not always possible, if you/we are unable to fill this space, we will not offer a refund or date exchange. Our classes are small and we are able to keep costs down by filling each spot, so unfortunately, cancellations for any reason aren’t possible.

 

 We look forward to seeing you soon and sharing our cake love and knowledge with you!

Email orders@cakeandco.co.nz or call us on 09 376 3479 to book your spot now!