Introducing the cupcake’s big sister! An inspiring course for those wanting to take their skills to the next level. Learn how to create an effective and smart looking giant cupcake with all the trimmings in this stylish rosebud or butterfly design – you choose on the day!

You will learn both baking and icing techniques, and will be offered a choice of flavours and colour schemes for your own cake to take home, all pretty and boxed up in one of our special giant cupcake window boxes.

Giant cupcakes are great for the birthdays too, and on this course you will also learn how to professionally cover a cake board, as well as how to create complimentary lettering to personalise your cake with your own message.

Materials, refreshments, ingredients, tools, equipment, packaging and take-home recipe packs are provided. Just bring yourself!

Our cake courses are held at our lovely bakery and cake decorating shop in central Chelmsford, Essex.  Did you know we do over 15 different courses for all types of cakes? And that you can get a 20% discount after you’ve booked one?! For details on this fantastic offer, and to check out all of our courses, click here. Terms and conditions apply.

Course Content

  • How to bake the perfect giant cupcake sponge
  • Cake & icing recipe sheets to take home
  • How to prepare giant cupcakes – all the insider tricks….
  • Designing your own cake – a choice of colour schemes
  • Buttercream icing tutorial
  • Choose your own flavour from our massive all natural menu – banana, raspberry, passionfruit & beyond!
  • Modelling icing tutorial – hints and tips
  • How to make rosebud or butterfly decorations
  • Decorating Icing tutorial
  • Piping an icing trellis
  • Piping icing leaves
  • Embellishing your giant cupcake
  • Covering cake boards professionally
  • Lettering and personalisation

Skill Level
Any level, beginners and upwards

Course Location
This course is held at our professional bakery and cake decorating shop in Chelmsford in Essex. Car parking is available very nearby if you are driving, otherwise Chelmsford is just a 30 minute train ride from London Liverpool Street station if you decide to travel by train.

Course Times
Weekdays 10am to 3:00pm (with lunch break)
Saturdays 11:00am to 4:00pm (with lunch break)
Sundays 12:30pm to 5:00pm (no lunch break)

Course Prices
Giant Cupcakes Courses are £125.

What’s Included?
The course price includes cakes, materials, recipe and icing handouts to take home, all sugarcraft tools, equipment and refreshments. At the end of the course you will take home your boxed up giant cupcake in a special cake transporter bag.

Exclusive TGCC Discounts for you!
Course attendees will receive a 10% discount on any items purchased in cake decorating shop Creative Baking Supplies on the day of your course – with no minimum spend! PLUS, if you book one course with us, you will be entitled to 20% off other courses in the future. For more information on how to get this fantastic discount or to book just give the shop a call on 01245 283986. Terms and conditions apply.

**PLEASE NOTE!** Our online booking & payments system is via PayPal but you do not need a PayPal account to pay! PayPal is also a secure payments system for any credit or debit cards. If you have problems with the booking system, please call the shop to book your course on 01245 283986. Click on a date below to book your course:

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