In this workshop you will be shown how to make a variety of sugar flowers from start to finish. Learning how to prepare sugar paste, roll and cut flowers, soften and vein them, colour and set them, wire and tape them into a beautiful display. You will also work on the art of display and presentation with lots of tips and tricks to create ‘real’ looking flowers. You will also learn how to use specialist tools cutters and moulds, and how to dry and store your work so that it can last for years and be used over and over again.
- Working with flower paste
- Creating flowers, buds and leaves, softening, veining and colouring
- Creating wired flowers
- Using colours, gel, powders and lustres
- Finishing and setting flowers
- Arranging and taping flowers and leaves to create sprays or arrangements.
- Learning how to use specialist tools, cutters and moulds
This course is designed for a range of abilities from beginners through to intermediate
Materials are not included in your course fee. All materials will be provided by the tutor. The approximate cost of these will be £10-15 payable to the tutor during the course.
The tutor may not have the facilities to take card payments for materials in the workshops. Please remember to bring cash or your cheque book if your course involves buying materials from the tutor.
Please Bring With You
The tutor has all your essential needs for this particular course but if you have any equipment you would like to bring, then please do so
We advise that you do not buy any materials required for a course more than two weeks in advance, because occasionally a course is cancelled due to low enrolment.