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12th Apr 2019 09:30 - 17:00


Come along and join the wonderful Elizabeth Harris, bespoke wedding cake designer and creator of her very own range of bake-ware and cake decorating products, on her Baking Basics and Cake Decorating class here at the Academy. An excellent choice for beginners, or bakers looking to refine the skills.

During the class you will learn how to properly prepare, mix and bake your very own sponge cake with a Kitchen Aid Artisan Mixer, acquiring the knowledge to achieve a perfect sponge every time. After that you will create yummy buttercream to layer, coat and cover your cake with. You’ll finish your creation with a beautiful delicate handmade wafer flower cake topper.




All equipment, materials*, a cake box and an apron to wear!
Lunch, refreshments and afternoon tea.
Helpful academy staff, should you require assistance.
*All our cakes are made with a standard sponge recipe which contains wheat flour, eggs, sugar, butter and may contain nuts. Our Rice Krispie bases may contain barley, pork gelatine and sugar. Our Marzipan products contain nuts.


This course is suitable for beginners.
ALL attendees must be 18 years old, or over.

Not for you? Browse our other courses HERE.


  • How to prepare, mix and bake a cake.
  • The Do's and Don'ts of baking.
  • How to make your own buttercream.
  • How to fill, coat and cover a spongecake.
  • How to make a wafer paper flower cake topper


Renshaw Academy
Real Good Food Development Centre
61 Stephenson Way
Wavertree Technology Park
L13 1HN

Tel: 0151 541 3790

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