Contemporary Cake Designs Book One
Contemporary Cake Designs Book One
Contemporary Kids Party Cake Designs
Contemporary Kids Party Cake Designs

Welcome to our classes

 

Listed below are the beginner's classes available for you to learn and share your sweetness.

Our classes are based in Daisy Hill in our home based licensed cake studio.

Below is a summary of each class available for you to learn.

When you book your class you can pay a 50% deposit and the balance to be paid 2 weeks before your class.

Scroll down the page for classes a little more advanced with different skills that build on from the beginner's classes.

All our classes provide everything, there is nothing you need to bring, even an apron.

 

 

Class Gift vouchers are also available

 

Do you want to be able to bake and decorate for life's celebrations?

Well, you have found the right person, for you to succeed.

Let Jackie help you better your baking and decorating techniques.

 

Learn from her wealth of 40+ years of baking and being an industry leader, hands-on and no outsourcing in her business.

In Jackie's classes not only will you learn how to achieve a delicious and beautiful sweet design, it is also all of her tips along the way, to make what you do successfully.

You will also be provided with a folder with step by step instructions and photos of what you make in this class. You do not need to write your own notes, it is yours to take home.

Jackie shares her recommended suppliers and lots of tips along the way.

You will not be disappointed or hurried out the door.

You will be taking away valuable techniques used in your class and for future use on your own.

If you have not experienced a class with Jackie, now is the time.

Contact Jackie if you have any questions.

07 33882453

Kids classes/school holidays, team building/corporate events are also available

Why you should attend our classes

What our students are saying

Absolutely fantastic the knowledge you acquire, and you go home with the most perfectly decorated cake even as a complete novice...............

I absolutely loved the day, and am so proud of the cake I made.....                     Your workshop has inspired me to get creative and start baking and decorating cakes.................

I found the cake decorating classes to be exciting, informative and very hands on, which I loved........................

Recommend us? I have already because you are so knowledgeable about cake decorating and very passionate about it and it is very exciting to be around you, Jackie......................

Beginner’s classes

are suitable for students who have never tried cake decorating before or may have started but need a little guidance.

Is that you? If so we suggest you start with the beginners classes.

You will be introduced to sugar paste/ fondant, chocolate ganache, introduction to cake decorating tools and various techniques to ensure your cake decorating skills start to develop.

Baking mud cake and chocolate mud cake class 

 Suitable for all 

Cost of class $200

Would you like to learn how to make and bake the most delicious mud cake for all your future cakes?

In this class, you will be shown how to line and prepare your cake tin and then learn the method of making the very best Chocolate mud cake.

You will use premium quality products to create an amazing tasting cake.

You will each make and bake your own individual cake and cupcakes to take home, (cake tin included.)

Recipes for the cakes and chocolate ganache recipe will be given. Chocolate ganache will be demonstrated whilst your own cake is baking.

Light refreshments will be provided. Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

baking cupcake class Cointemporary Cakes

Beginners 1 Baking Cupcake Class 1 day class

10.00 am -6 pm Suitable for all 

Cost of class $380

In this workshop you will make and bake 6 vanilla cupcakes and then decorate them to take home.

A moist and delicious vanilla cupcake recipe will be used and then using fondant to decorate.

Embossed rolling pins will be shown how to use and achieve beautiful effects.

Small decorative rolled roses and cut outs 3D butterflies and sugar blossoms.

A light lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Beginners 2 Shooting stars cake workshop Cost of class $380 1 day class 9.30 am -6 pm Suitable for all.

In this class you will decorate a round chocolate mud cake.

You will learn how to level your cake, chocolate ganache your cake in preparation for covering with sugar paste.

Sugar paste wired stars will be made to decorate your cake.

You will learn how to make sugar paste cut outs and apply to the cake. Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

A light lunch and refreshments are provided.

Beginners 3 Bow cake workshop Cost of class $380 1 day class 9.30 am -6 pm Suitable for all

In this class you will learn how to level a round cake, ganaching your cake in preparation for covering with sugar paste.

Sugar paste ribbons will be made to decorate your cake with a show topping bow, placed on top.

You will learn how to make sugar paste cut outs and how to apply to the cake. A light lunch will be provided and refreshments.

Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Cake Decorating class Brisbane Contemporary Cakes and Classe 3

 Drip Cake Delight 

9.30 am to 5 pm

 Cost of the class $280 Suitable for all

In this class, you will learn how to create a very popular cake design.

Jackie will show you how to make a delicious tasting frosting and using different colours to create a colour scheme for a smooth coating on your cake.

Learn how to use chocolate ganache to achieve a great drip effect and master how to use a piping bag to achieve piped swirls of decoration. Get creative with different candies to decorate.

Everything is provided in this class including an apron and a box to transport your cake home.

Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Unicorn buttercream cake Cost of class $250 5 hour class

 

In this class, you will learn how to layer a cake and apply a layered filling of delicious buttercream.

Learn how to create a multicoloured swirl buttercream effect.

Jackie will demonstrate how to make a delicious tasting buttercream.

Learn how to create a smooth coating on your cake.

You will create edible horn and ears with fondant and paint with edible gold paint for this whimsical design.

Use a variety of piping nozzles and colours to create this very popular design.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Please wear enclosed shoes, an apron will be provided.

 

1 ice cream cake

Ice cream and Beach Design cake workshop 9.30 am to 6 pm

Cost of class $380 1 day class 9.30 am -6 pm Suitable for all.

In this class, you will decorate a round chocolate mud cake.

You will learn how to level your cake, chocolate ganache your cake in preparation for covering with fondant.

Learn how to achieve a sand effect, sea shells and beach seaweed effect.
Decorate with delicious ice cream cones with vanilla swirls of buttercream.

Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

A light lunch and refreshments are provided.

unicorn cupcake class Brisbane Contemporary Cakes and Classes

Unicorn cupcakes Cost of class $99 (3hours)

In this class, you will be shown how to make a delicious vanilla buttercream recipe, used by Jackie.
You will learn how to make coloured buttercream and be shown Jackie’s techniques for piping.

Fondant ears and unicorn horn will be made and you will learn how to use edible gold powder to paint with.

The vanilla cupcakes will already be baked for you.
Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Everything is provided including a box for the cupcakes.

 

Cookie class Brisbane Contemporary Cakes

Cookie bouquet workshop 1-day class 9.30 am- 4.30 pm Cost of class $320 Suitable for all

 

Learn how to make a vanilla shortbread cookie and learn how to roll out to the right thickness and then bake.

You will then decorate your baked cookie and create your own bouquet to take home.

The cookies are decorated with sugar paste using a variety of cutters, flower cutters and embossers.

Learn the various ways to display the biscuits and have a lovely gift to give.

You will also learn how to package them in a display box and package them and tie with a decorative ribbon.

A light lunch will be provided and refreshments. Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Royal icing piping class Contemporary Cakes and Classes

 Royal icing piping class -10-4 pm Suitable for all Cost of class $300

 Basic Introduction Piping class. 

 

Have you ever wanted to learn how to pipe?

In this class, you will learn how to pipe/write, how to colour royal icing, embellish and how to brush embroidery all with royal icing.

We will make fresh royal icing as well as use the commercial readily available.

You will learn how to make parchment piping bags as well as use the coupling system.

Learn the tricks of the trade and see your skills develop.

Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

A light lunch will be provided and refreshments.

Modelling Classes

Teddy bear toppers short bite-size class

4-hour class Cost of class $180

Check our class calendar in our store, for availability.

 

In this class, you will learn how to model a teddy bear topper and a cutesy lion topper using modelling paste.

Perfect to use a topper for a novelty birthday or christening cake topper.

Please wear enclosed shoes. Light refreshments will be provided.

 

 Handbag class Cost of class $380 1 day class 9.30 am -6 pm. 

 

This class is not suitable for beginners, only for students who have attended the beginner's bow or shooting stars class

or who have already decorated cakes using chocolate ganache.

In this class, you will learn how to carve your cake, use chocolate ganache on your cake in preparation for covering with sugar paste.

You will learn how to create a quilted effect and make an edible zipper and learn how to make 3 D handles.

Learn how to make fondant cutouts and how to apply them to the cake.

Model an edible lipstick from sugar paste and make an edible travel tag. A light lunch and refreshments are provided.

Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes.

Absolutely fantastic the knowledge you acquire, and you go home with the most perfectly decorated cake even as a complete novice...............

I absolutely loved the day, and am so proud of the cake I made.....                     Your workshop has inspired me to get creative and start baking and decorating cakes.................

I found the cake decorating classes to be exciting, informative and very hands on, which I loved........................

Recommend us? I have already because you are so knowledgeable about cake decorating and very passionate about it and it is very exciting to be around you, Jackie......................

Patient and conscientious teacher...          I have left every class appreciative, happy and proud of the beautiful cakes, cupcakes and flowers that Jackie has helped me achieve.  .............     Thank you Jackie for a wonderful experience.......

Cannot recommend Jackie's classes enough, you will get lots of value for your investment..................      Her lessons are full of knowledge, fun and most of all enjoyable.....................

Yes, I learnt so many wonderful tips that I would have never found out. I can use them to tackle my son’s next birthday cake with confidence!

I absolutely loved the class. Jackie you have so much passion/knowledge and it certain shows in your work. I am eager to complete another course.