Learn how to work with buttercream in these fun and detailed classes.

Beginner Buttercream Cakes

Lesson One: Semi- naked drip cake

In this class you will level, fill and stack a cake to create a professional finish.
The cake will be ‘naked’ iced and we will decorate the cake with the trendy drip technique
along with some pretty buttercream roses

Lesson Two: Textured Buttercream

In this class you will level, fill and stack a cake to create a professional finish.
You will learn three different texturing techniques with buttercream to cover the sides of your cake.

Lesson Three: Buttercream Flowers

In this class, you will learn how to make buttercream daisies, cyrsanthenums and five petal flowers.
You will also learn how to add leaves to complete your display of buttercream flowers

R650 per class or R1650 for all three, all materials included. Bring your own cake

Spring Flowers

Learn how to pipe buttercream Peonies, Roses, Sweet Peas, Ranunculas and large leaves.
Arrange your flowers in a showstopper display to complete.

R600 per person (all materials included)

Beginner Buttercream Flowers

This three part buttercream piping class takes you from the basics
of piping flowers to assembling them and adding leaves and berries.

Lesson One:

Learn to pipe five petal blossoms, crysanthimums and basic leaves

Lesson Two:

Learn how to pipe daisies, roses and large leaves

Lesson Three:

Learn to pipe pansies, hydrangeas and poppies

R650 per lesson or R1650 for all three (all materials included)

Sharp Edges

Learn how to cover a cake in buttercream and create sharp, professional edges.

R600, all materials included. Bring your own cake

More Buttercream Flowers Course

Follow on from my Beginner Buttercream Flowers Course.
(Some experience is required for this class)

Learn how to pipe:

Lesson 1: Gerberas, Dahlias and Chrysanthemums

Lesson 2: Anemones, Scabiosas and Peonies

Lesson 3: Moth Orchids, David Austin Rose and Tulips

R600 per lesson or R1500 for all three (all materials included)

Berry Cupcakes

Learn how to pipe blueberries, raspberries, berry blossoms and leaves to decorate 6 one of a kind cupcakes.

R600 (all materials included)

Buttercream Teddy Cake

Learn how to carve and structure a cake to make a 3D teddy, then create a butterccream fur finish.

R1600, all materials , except cake included (two days)

Buttercream Succulents

Learn how to pipe a variety of buttercream succulents and display them on a cake that’s been baked in a plant pot.

R600, all materials included

Spring Wreath

Learn how to make a wire wreath and buttercream cherry blossoms to create a delicate spring display.

R600, all materials included

Peony Wreath Cake

In this two day class, create three stacked tiers of cake with internal support. Create a wire wreath and pipe buttercream Peonies.
This class is full of tips for storing, delivering and creating multi-tiered cakes.

R1600, all materials included. Bring your own cake


Cupcakes by Design
FNB Claremont
South Africa
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Acc No: 622 969 016 66
Swift code: FIRNZAJJ
Reference: Surname Buttercream
Send proof of payment to grace@gracestevens.co.za

Course Dates

Beginner Buttercream
Lesson One
9 October 2019 09:30 – 13:30
Lesson Two
16 October2019 14:00 – 17:30
Lesson Three
23 October 2019 09:30 - 13:30

Berry Cupcakes
14 August 2019 09:30 - 13:00

Spring Flowers
24 October 2019 09:30 - 14:00

More Buttercream Flowers
Lesson One
15 August 2019 09:30 - 13:00
Lesson Two
22 August 2019 09:30 - 13:00
Lesson Three
29 August 2019 09:30 - 13:00

Sharp Edges with Buttercream
13 August 2019 09:30 – 13:30
04 October 2019 09:30 - 13:30

Berry Cupcakes
14 August 09:30 - 13:30

Buttercream Teddy Cake (two days)
27 & 28 August 2019 09:30 - 14:00

Spring Wreath
10 September 09:30 - 13:30

Buttercream Succulents
31 July 2019 09:30 - 13:30
07 September 2019 09:00 - 13:30

Three Tier Peony Wreath Cake
6 & & August 09:30- 14:30