Basic Cake Decorating


A two day course that will teach you everything you need to know, to get you started decorating celebration cakes for any occasion.


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Cute Car Cake


Impress your customers with your future vehicle cakes by allowing them to see under the wheels!


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People Modelling - Bride & Groom


Come and learn the art of modelling people and learn how to dress them with little layers of clothing.


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Starting a Cake Business


30 years of running a successful cake business have gone into this class. Everything you need to know to start and run a cake business and more!


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Professional Wedding Cake Class


Everything you need to know about wedding cakes from design to delivery. New to weddings? This class is a must!


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Basic Cake Carving - Handbag Cake Class


A great introduction to cake carving - go home with a stylish and stunning handbag that is totally edible!


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Welcome!

Hampshire's finest School of Sugarcraft is set in the bustling town of Fleet, which is conveniently located just two miles from J4a of the M3. Our classroom is set up to teach six students for modelling and cupcake classes, and just four students in our big cake classes, as we pride ourselves on giving you individual attention and plenty of space to work in. We also have a selection of tutorials from our older classes, and our Cost a Cake Apps are used by over 100,000 bakers worldwide.

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Inspire, Create, Educate

Come to The Cake Makery - Hampshire's best cake decorating school.
Passionate about great teaching and customer service, we guarantee
you will want to come back for more!

What's new

Our newest class has just arrived! "Start a cake business and make it work" is the culmination of a year of preparation that covers every aspect of running a cake business. Held over two evenings (and including a free copy of our 218-page accompanying book, this is a class not to be missed! .

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"As long as you know how to bake,
Life is sure to be sweet"
staff

Our team is small but perfectly formed! With over 30 years cake decorating experience between us, we are consummate professionals who each takes the utmost care and pride in what we do. Everyone on our team plays an important role in ensuring your experience with The Cake Makery is nothing but the best.

Elly Russell, Director

Louise Wilson, Head Teacher

Mark Willis, Teacher

Happiness is...
Knowing there is a cake in the oven
Our Classes

Our classes are small so that you get the training that you have paid for. The tutorials that go with every class are like no other. Very detailed written instruction, accompanied by lots of photos and templates. We provide all the equipment and pastes, just come along, have fun and learn a new skill!

Start a cake business - and make it work

Be brave and take the next step. This class will show you how to turn your hobby into a successful business.

Basic Cake Decorating Class

Learn the basics of cake covering, modelling, wired flowers and piping on this two day class for beginners.

Corset Class

Master cake carving several fabric techniques including lace, ribbon and stencilling while making this stunning cake.

Painting on Cake Class

We cover several painting techniques in this amazing two day class. It's much easier than you think, no artistic ability required!

Wedding Cake Class

Everything you need to know about wedding cakes from design to delivery. New to weddings? this class is a must!

Double Tier Cake Class

This class covers creating sharp edges plus big flowers. The Peony, Poppy and a Rose are the focus of this three day class.

Gravity Defying Cake Class

Raise your cake making skills to the next level and learn the secrets of suspending a heavy cake in thin air!

Cute Car Class

Can you see underneath your vehicle cakes? Learn some great tips on carving and raising the car off the board.

Cake Carving for Beginners

A great introduction to cake carving - go home with a stylish and stunning handbag that is totally edible!

Christmas Fruit Cake

Just after dinner on Christmas day, everyone loves a bit of Christmas fruit cake! this year that cake can be made and decorated by you!.

Beginners Chocolate Class

Learn how to correctly temper chocolate and make a gorgeous chocolate gift box, stuffed with goodies to take home.

Couture Cupcakes class

The art of elegant cupcakery. Learn how to decorate six gorgeously vintage cupcakes, that make a great gift for any occasion.

Creative Cupcakes class

Learn to use plunger cutters, moulds and embossing sheets correctly. We'll teach you how, and let you play with our cake toys!

Modelling - Bride & Groom

Leave this class with a standing bride and a sitting groom - after you have learned how to properly dress them of course!

Daisy Dragon Class

In four hours, learn to make different body shapes using basic tools and create this cute little dragon!

Piping, Writing and Lettering

The basic principles of great piping are very easy when you know how. We cover lots of basic piping tricks in this one day class.

Wired Roses Class

We'll teach you how to create stunning wired roses, with leaves and buds that will last a lifetime.

It is not how good you are.
It is how good you want to be.
What We Do

We are long time experts in the field of cake decorating, and we thrive on sharing that knowledge with you through our classes, tutorials and video. Our classes are unique and the tutorials that students get to take home are more like books. We also write apps for smartphones to help you cost your cakes, and sell the best workboards and scrapers in the industry!

  • Classes

    Our classes are small so that you get the training that you have paid for. The tutorials that go with every class are like no other. Very detailed written instruction, accompanied by lots of photos and templates. We provide all the equipment and pastes, just come along, have fun and learn a new skill!

  • Apps

    At The Cake Makery we have expertise in many areas, not just cake! We design and build all of our apps in-house. Our focus is to provide our customers with the best, and easiest to use apps for the baking industry.

  • Tutorials

    When we sit down to write a tutorial, we apply the same principles that we do for our class guides. They must be detailed. They must have lots of photographs. They must contain all the information a beginner would need and they must be easy to follow. Our tutorials will teach you what you need to know and more, some have recipes and some have printable templates.

  • Shop

    Pop over to the shop and see what we have on offer. You can book your class here and purchase some of our tutorials, or pick up some sugarpaste or Tylo powder if you run out.

  • Questions

    Join us on Facebook to get your questions answered, just post it onto our page and we will get the support you need. Or search our database of questions from our website as we have catalogued them all!

  • Corporate Events

    We offer a wide range of cake decorating demonstrations or audience participating workshops, which we can bring to your premises. Contact us for more information.

One day you will wake up
and there won't be any more time to
do the things you always wanted.
Do it now!