Workshops

 

Tuesday 26th September - 10 Week Level 1 City & Guilds Award Course (18:30 - 21:30)

Learn to prepare and cut a cake base, use of sugarpaste, textured designs for cakes and boards and simple hand moulded shapes. This 10 week course will run on a Tuesday evening between 6.30-9.30pm. The total cost is £195 for the full 10 weeks and will be taught by a fully qualified tutor. You will be required to purchase supplies ready for your class and complete one assessment piece including folder work. Price includes verification of assessment work and certificate to show your qualification upon completion. Places are limited, so to book your spot, please call 01582 478478 or ask at ‘The Cake House.’ (Payments can be made in installments prior to the start date)

Wednesday 27th September - 10 Week Level 2 City & Guilds Chocolate Course (18:15 - 21:15)

This 10 week course will run on a Wednesday evening between 6.15 and 9.15pm. It is subject to an interview with tutor or open to those who have already achieved a Level 1 qualification. The course will include baking, filling and covering chocolate cakes and include various chocolate decorating techniques; transfer sheets, ganache, modelling and tempering of Couverture Chocolate.

The total cost is £190 for the full 10 weeks and will be taught by a fully qualified tutor. You will be required to purchase supplies ready for your class and complete an assessment piece including folder work. Price includes verification of assessment work and certificate to show your qualification upon completion. Places are limited, so to book your spot, please call 01582 478478 or ask at ‘The Cake House.’ (Payments can be made in instalments prior to start date)

This is a world wide recognised qualification in working with chocolate. Students may continue with 20 further weeks to obtain a full certificate at level 2. Students already enrolled on Level 2 will take priority with spaces.

Monday 9th October - Scarecrow Cake Topper (19:00 - 21:00)

Learn how to make this edible scarecrow cake topper, ready for you to take home and use on your own cake. Suitable for those with a basic knowledge of modelling or complete beginners. £30 per person. £10 deposit required to secure your place in advance.

Saturday 28th October - Children's Halloween Workshop (10 - 11)

Popular 1hr workshop where the children will decorate pre-baked cupcakes with a Halloween theme. Perfect to keep the kids entertained for a while this half term. £8 per child and payment required in advance to secure a place.

Monday 30th October - Parent & Child Halloween Modelling Class (18:15 - 20:15)

A class for parent/adult and child to do together. Make various edible models for your own Halloween cake. £45 for 1 adult and 1 child. Everything provided, just turn up, create and take your work home :) £20 deposit required to secure your places, please book in advance.

Monday 13th November - Make Up Cake Topper Modelling (19:00 - 21:00)

Learn how to make various make up cake topper items ready for you to use on your own cake when required. This class i suitable for complete beginners. £30 per person, £10 deposit required to secure a place.

Saturday 18th November - Debbie Brown Unicorn Workshop (10 - 16:00)

The fantastic teacher Debbie Brown joins The Cake House for another fabulous class. Take home your very own magical Unicorn, made by you! All materials provided as well as lunch and drinks. We are able to offer this class at a special offer price of £135! A £65 deposit will secure your place and the balance can be paid on the day. This really is one class you don't want to miss, so book now!

Monday 20th November - Sharp Edge Demo/Play 

Come along and watch a demonstration on how to achieve crisp, sharp edges on your cakes, whilst tucking into some tea and cake. £12 per person, please book your place in advance.

 

COMING SOON!

4 Week Wilton Method Level 1 Course – Buttercream

Learn various buttercream decorating techniques, including 6 different piped flowers. Versatile skills that can be adapted to cakes for any occasion. 

4 Week Wilton Method Level 2 Course – Royal Icing & Flowers

Learn how to create professional-looking flowers and designs made from royal icing. You will develop core skills to make many varieties of flowers, such as rosebuds, pansies, lilies and The Wilton Rose. We recommend you achieve Wilton Method Course 1 to gain the prerequisite skills before enrolling on this course.

3 Week Wilton Method Level 3 Course – Fondant & Gum Paste

Develop your skills working with fondant and gum paste! Learn essential techniques, such as covering a cake with fondant, cutting shapes and even painting on fondant. Plus, you'll learn how to create different types of flowers, such as calla lilies, roses and carnations!

 

All courses have a minimum number of students required, otherwise courses may not run or may be postponed.  

WORKSHOPS ARE IDEAL FOR BIRTHDAY OR CHRISTMAS PRESENTS, JUST ASK ABOUT OUR GIFT VOUCHERS...

 

Children's Cupcake Parties

  • Let you child's birthday party be different from the rest!
  • Children's Cupcake Parties are held at The Cake House in Dunstable so you don't have to clear up the mess!
  • 2hr parties where the children will make, bake and decorate their own cupcakes. Prices per child, minimum of 8 children, maximum of 12.
  • For further details please contact us on 01582 478478.  

Book early to avoid disappointment as dates go quickly.

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Opening Hours:
  Tue to Sat 9:30am - 4:00pm
Address:  22 High Street South, Dunstable

Telephone:  01582 478 478

Email: dunstablecakehouse@hotmail.co.uk

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