Make your own comic cake cake slice, including air-brushing. Even the fork is icing! You will be amazed at how much you learn in your day. We will bake a vanilla madeira cake for you and you will -
- Ice a cake drum
- Layer and create the perfect 'cake slice' including top tips for sizing and stability
- Use panelling to ice your slice
- Create air-brushed shading
- Discuss use of colour.
- Create a board 'splat' and 'drip' effect
- Make comic style decorations - cream, cherry, fork, candle
- Learn how to create the black edging using both the sugar gun and also piping.
- Learn all the top tips to enable you to create the real 'wow' factor cake
- Add layered ribbon to your cake drum.
Annabelle established Confection Perfection (now re-branded as Annabelle Jane Cake School) in 1996 from her kitchen table; bought her first retail premises in 2000 and is now settled in a delightful setting in Bearsted, just outside Maidstone. Annabelle has extensive cake decorating experience and is highly creative and artistic. Annabelle is an accredited tutor for the PME Diplomas in Sugar craft and also designs and delivers a wide range of other highly successful cake baking and decorating classes. Annabelle has a huge vision for our Cake School and ensures that the strong reputation we have earned continues to grow lead by her consistently high standards.
The course price includes everything you need to decorate your cake and a box to take it home. We will provide the cake, materials, all sugarcraft tools, equipment and refreshments. Course attendees will also receive a full set of course notes which includes the cake recipe and a discount sheet which gives exclusive discounts on the items used during the course purchased in the cake decorating supplies shop on the day of your course.
If you would like to take photographs to supplement the notes you are most welcome, we do ask you not to take videos please.
A fun day. So lovely to do something different. New skills learnt with superb teacher, so knowledgeable & supportive. My son will love it as his birthday cake next week. Added tea & cake to give energy always appreciated. Thanks so much.
— Sarah Ward., 2nd September 2023
What I expected and more. Brilliant tutor. 5 star course.
— Pam Armitage, 2nd September 2023
Fantastic tutor, very knowledgeable. Course better than expected. A lot to do in time spot on.5*++. Lovely day.
— Sharon R., 2nd September 2023
A brilliant course! Tutor excellent as always. So many good techniques!
— Nicola, 2nd September 2023
Great course, lots of fun + new skills. Thank you!
— Susie Hunter, 2nd September 2023
This course is a must for anyone who loves learning new things and wants to learn about the new trend.
— Victoria Farrow, 2nd September 2023
The comic course is one of the most rewarding I have done to date. Lots of different skills and ideas gained. What I expected and more. Fantastic tutor, can't fault her at all. Thank you.
— Seri Hodges, 2nd September 2023
Thoroughly enjoyed the day. What I expected and more. Tutor very patient as always.
— Kay Speed, 3rd June 2023
I learnt more than expected. Amazing tutor. Course full of lots of new tools, techniques and skills to be learnt. Amazing non-stop course with so many things to practice at home.
— , 3rd June 2023
If I could give 500 stars I would! Incredible, I loved it All the small tips make such a difference. Thank you!
— Abbie, 3rd June 2023
I can't think of a better day out! Excellent tutor, course content so much more than I expected, a really fun day and I am going home pleased after learning new skills.
— Sandra, 3rd June 2023
The courses are always fun and informative, Annabelle is always excellent, a super day - thank you.
— , 3rd June 2023
Such a lovely atmosphere, Annabelle was brilliant, the course was what I expected.
— Dawn, 3rd June 2023
Annabelle was brilliant, friendly and helpful, very knowledgeable. I learnt so much - the course was what I expected and more. Enjoyed my day and I will definitely be doing more courses.
— Wendy, 3rd June 2023