Courses & Workshops 

January

 

Monday 15th - 19:00 - 21:00

Beginners Cupcakes - £35

Perfect for beginners. Learn how to make the classic cupcake and have a recipe to take home. Bake 6 cupcakes and learn the basic decorating skills to decorate your cupcakes with using various techniques. 

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Tuesday 16th - 18:30 - 21:30

10 Week Level 1 City & Guilds - £200

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 £200 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.

£50 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Tuesday 16th/Wednesday 17th (Date TBC) - 18:15 - 21:15

10 Week Level 2 City & Guilds Flowers - £200

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 spring flowers of daffodils, primroses, leaves, bark and more.

 

The total cost is £200 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.

 

This is a world wide recognized qualification in working with sugar flowers. Students will need to complete 20 further weeks to obtain a full certificate at level 2. Students already enrolled on Level 2 will take priority with spaces.

£50 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 29th - 19:00 - 20:30

Demo Evening Stacking a 3 Tiered Cake - £15

Informal evening of learning the 'know how' of how to support and stack an 3 tier cake. Watch and learn in this demonstration with refreshments and a slice of cake!

Payment in full to secure your place in advance.

 

February

 

Sunday 11th  - 9:30 - 17:30

Debbie Brown Unicorn Sculpture Class - £150

The fantastic teacher Debbie Brown joins The Cake House for another fabulous class. Take home your very own magical Unicorn, made by you! The full day is £150 per person. All materials provided as well as lunch and drinks. A £75 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!

£75 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 12th - 19:00 - 21:00

Royal Iced Sugar Cookies - £35

Learn how to make the perfect sugar cookie and decorate your own cookies with a Valentines theme. Suitable for those with a basic knowledge or complete beginners.

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 26th - 19:00 - 21:00

4 Week Beginners Modeling - £80

Perfect for beginners or those who would like to know more of the basic modeling techniques. Learn how to make edible animals, people and a shoe and handbag.

£30 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

March

 

Saturday 10th - 10 - 11

Children's Workshop - £8

Popular 1hr workshop where the children will decorate pre-baked cupcakes with a Mothers Day theme. Perfect to keep the kids entertained for a while and have something to gift to Mum.

Payment in full to secure your place in advance.

 

Thursday 22nd - 18:30 - 20:30

Parent and Child Easter Egg Decorating - £45

A class for parent/adult and child to do together. Make various edible models and learn different techniques to create your own Easter Chocolate Centre piece, fir for any family table this Easter!  £45 for 1 adult and 1 child. Everything provided, just turn up, create and take your work home

£20 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

April

 

Wednesday 18th - 18:15 - 21:15

10 Week Level 2 City & Guilds Design & Sampling - £200

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. This 10 week course is compulsory for completing the full Level 2 certificate.

 

The total cost is £200 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.

 

This is a world wide recognized qualification in Design & Sampling. 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. 

£50 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 30th - 19:00 - 20:30

Demo Evening FMM Easiest Ever Rose, Carnation & Peony - £15

Informal evening of learning the 'know how' of how to use the FMM 'Easiest Ever' cutter range, including roses and carnations. Watch and learn in this demonstration with refreshments and a slice of cake!

Payment in full to secure your place in advance.

 

May

 

Monday 14th - 19:00 - 21:00

Animal Modelling (Cat & Dog) - £35

Learn how to make a cat and a dog cake topper ready for you to use on your own cake when required. This class is suitable for complete beginners.

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 21st - 19:00 - 21:00

Hand Painting - £35

Learn how to hand paint on icing using food colour. This class i suitable for complete beginners.

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Thursday 31st - 18:30 - 20:30

Macarons - £35

Learn how to make, bake, fill and decorate macarons, then take home what you have made.

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

June

 

Monday 11 - 19:00  - 21:00

Beginners How to Ice a Round Cake - £50

Learn how to cover a cake with sugar paste with no pleats or creases. This class is one not to be missed. Some basic decoration skills included and take home what you have made.

£20 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

July

 

Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd - 19:00 - 21:00

Bride & Groom Topper Modeling - £75

Learn and make your own bride and groom cake toppers over the two evenings and take home what you have created to use on your own cake.

£30 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

Monday 9th - 18:30 - 20:30

Piped Buttercream Flower Cupcakes - £35

Learn how to decorate pre-baked cupcakes with various buttercream flowers in a mixture of colours and take home what you have made.

£15 non-refundable deposit required to secure your place in advance.

 

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

Courses and Workshops make ideal gifts please contact us 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:  11 Ashton Square, Dunstable, Beds, LU6 3SN

Telephone:  01582 478 478

Email:  info@dunstablecakehouse.co.uk

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