Bake . Style . Shoot


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£375 per person
Skill Level - Beginner

Join me and Sophie Bowdler, experienced Fine Art Photographer, in the cake studio for 2 sugar filled days of baking, styling and shooting.  

Create a camera-ready lemon and elderflower layer cake and modern sweet treats perfect for insta worthy sugar styling.

Style your layer cake and treats using various props, flowers and backgrounds.  Learn Sophie's tips and tricks to get the best possible images with your camera or camera phone.

In this class you will learn:

Day One:

  • Bake a 6" light lemon sponge and make fluffy elderflower buttercream.
  • Decorate personalised vanilla shortbread biscuits, perfect for wedding favours or part of a styled cake table.
  • Ice and decorate baked donuts.
  • Make chocolate gems using various moulds, create marbling and metallic effects in your chocolate.

Day Two:

  • Slice and assemble your cake to achieve perfect layers of sponge and filling.  Finish your layer cake with a flawless buttercream watercolour.
  • Style your cake and sweet treats using a mixture of props including textiles, flowers, crockery and cutlery. 
  • Use a selections of backgrounds you can easily recreate at home
  • How to use natural lighting to create bright flatlays and branding imagery for your website and social media.
  • Get the best possible images with your available camera, even if that's a camera phone.

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Emma made us the most beautiful wedding cake this summer. She helped us work through to a design that fitted our wedding perfectly and it tasted absolutely amazing. Just stunning.

Christina & Rob - Harbour Heights

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