Noah’s Ark – Novelty Specialty

In this workshop you will be sculpting and decorating a Noah’s Ark cake as well as making at least 4 animal figurines; this means you will be learning two skills for the price of one!. You will learn the techniques required to structure, sculpt, smooth and cover a 3D standing cake, with a focus on working with ganache and fondant. You will learn how to create at least 4 different animal figurine designs using traditional figurine modeling techniques. You will learn how to colour icing, cover seams, decorate your board, and employ six different cake decorating techniques including modeling, making and using templates, glazing and creating the boats cabin, decorating with royal icing and painting. On completing this workshop you will be able to create most free standing shaped cake shapes; this is a very important skill for every cake decorator. Planet Cake’s goal is to teach students skills that they can replicate at home with the same results. All classes are taught by qualified teachers

Prerequisites: Novelty 101

Learning Outcomes:

• Introduction to materials and equipment
• Sculpting a 3D cake with ganache
• Colour icing
• Cover a vertical cake with fondant icing
• Decorating Board Water Effect
• Create cut out decorations
• Create 3D Cabin Top
• Airbrushing Colour
• Making and Using Templates
• Creating facial expressions

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