This premium cake course is run on a one to one (or one to two) basis owing to the level of detail and work involved in creating this masterpiece! If there are no dates below for this class, or you are unable to make any listed, just get in touch with some dates you’re free and we can book in a day just for you. Email info@gourmetcupcakes.co.uk or call the shop on 01245 283986. 

We will show you everything you need to create a sophisticated stiletto shoe cake from start to finish. An impeccably presented cake guaranteed to impress the lucky recipient and all who behold it…

People won’t believe you made this shoe from sugar… No dowdy footwear round here please! Your tutor will show you how to make your own super sophisticated shoe from start to finish. The skills you learn will enable you to get creative at home and adapt your knowledge to create different shoe designs in future.

To finish off your masterpiece, you will also learn how to make a beautiful completely handmade full blooming rose and elegant matching petals for the final finishing touches.

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

  • Working with perfectly baked sponge cakes for producing shaped cakes
  • Sizing and carving your cake base
  • Troubleshooting session – personal baking tips & advice, troubleshoot your home baking problems with our experts!
  • Introduction to icings – fondant, modelling pastes, buttercream & royal icing
  • Icing and finishing a cake board
  • Creating beautiful large full bloom wired roses & petals
  • How to make an exquisite stiletto shoe – all from icing from scratch!
  • Applying diamond details
  • How to work with sugarpaste
  • Techniques for covering a shoebox sized and shaped cake
  • ….adding our unique details for ultimate realism!

Skill Level
Previous experience handling icing is helpful but not essential as all techniques will be demonstrated fully.

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, and our shop is just a few minutes walk from the station.

Course Times
Weekdays 10am to 3:00pm (with lunch break)
Weekends by arrangement

Course Prices
This is a full day course and costs £150.

What’s Included?
Everything! The course price includes absolutely everything you need to bake, ice and decorate your cake as well as transport it home. Unlike some courses, attendees do not need to purchase any tools or equipment for use on the day – just bring yourself and your apron!

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.

How To Book
This class is run on a one to one (or one to two) basis owing to the level of detail and work involved in creating this masterpiece! If there are no dates below for this class, or you are unable to make any listed, just get in touch with some dates you’re free and we can book in a day just for you. Email info@gourmetcupcakes.co.uk or call the shop on 01245 283986. 

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