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Sun, 08 Aug


The Osbourne Room, Viables Craft Centre

Beginning Buttercream Pallet Knife Painting

The exciting new class will explore a variety of fun and effective pallet knife techniques and how to master a smooth, crisp finish on your buttercream cakes.

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Beginning Buttercream Pallet Knife Painting
Beginning Buttercream Pallet Knife Painting

Time & Location

08 Aug 2021, 11:00 – 16:30

The Osbourne Room, Viables Craft Centre, 19 The Harrow Way, Basingstoke RG22 4BJ, UK


About The Event

Explore a wonderful new trend in cake decorating!

We are so happy to welcome guests back with this all-inclusive, full day masterclass we'll explore a wonderful array of exciting new techniques and textures to take your buttercream cakes to a whole new level.

You'll also learn the my top tips for covering your cakes with ease for that professional, crisp finish.

Perfect for all levels

Whether you're new to baking or just need to improve your skills, this class has something for everyone to learn in a relaxed, warm and welcoming environment.

Mastering the basics

We'll begin with the skills of cake torting, stacking and filling, showing you a few little secrets that make covering your cake a breeze later on.

The perfect recipe

I'll share with you how to make my own super simple yet fabulously effective Swiss meringue style buttercream recipe that will give you fabulous results in half the time.

The art crisp edges

Ever marvelled at those razor sharp edges on professional cakes and wondered how they do that?

Next you'll learn everything you need to know to start getting beautifully smooth and crisp finishes on your buttercream cakes.

A delicious picnic style lunch

After all that 'hard work,' you'll enjoy your own picnic hamper, filled with fresh baguette, ham, cheeses and a selection of tasty treats. Plenty of tea & coffee of course and even a glass of bubbles, all included in your ticket price.

Special dietary requirements are happily catered for so just get in touch to let us know how we can help when booking your class.

The hottest new trend in buttercream

Feeling refreshed, we'll enjoy a whole afternoon of experimenting with colours, textures and techniques as you develop your skills in this wonderful new style of cake decorating.

Time for tea 

It wouldn't be a Sugarcraft Contessa party without a little something special so we'll enjoy a delicious afternoon cream tea of freshly baked scones, clotted cream and jam with plenty of tea and coffee to keep the creativity flowing. 

The great reveal!

Finally, it's time to assemble your beautiful design,  bring everything together, take lots of fabulous photos and feel generally pleased with yourself and your new found baking brilliance!

Keeping you safe & sound

To ensure you enjoy a safe and enjoyable experience, guests now enjoy their own individual table setting so social distancing guidelines can be adhered to throughout the class.

A small 'sanitising station' is set available for use throughout the day and gloves are provided.

Masks/ visors may be worn, as desired.

Any questions?  Just get in touch and i'll be happy to help in any way.

I look forward to welcoming you and watching your buttercream skills blossom!

Bell x

The Sugarcraft Contessa


  • Beginning Pallet Painting

    The perfect introduction to a variety of fun and effective pallet knife techniques PLUS how to master a smooth, crisp finish on your buttercream cakes.

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