Cake Decorating Classes in Israel


Cake Decorating Classes in Israel (local students)

Please note we are based in Israel, Ra’nanna. All cake decorating classes in Israel are held locally only and the prices are for local classes only. 

I am very happy to take classes and teach students. However due to lack of space I currently find myself only taking private classes.
I am happy to accommodate a small group of up to four at a time in my home. So if you have a few friends that would like to co-ordinate yourself for a class; please contact me via email at veenaazmanov@gmail.com

All classes are available only between 9 am to 12 noon some times upto 1 pm.
Classes can be and sometimes are preferable to split between two or more days such as with Sugar Flowers and Novelty Cakes.

All materials and tools are provided for you to use in class. You take your finished cake or cupcakes with you home however please leave the tools behind.
Please note I only speak English not Hebrew.
My contact – veenaartofcakes@gmail.com

Fess ( includes materials)

Basic Cake Decorating classes in Israel

I – Basic Cake Decorating class I – Buttercream. 

Basic Buttercream cakes as shown below are great for beginners. If you are just starting into cake decorating it is very important to get the basics right.
The class emphasizes on teaching you the right techniques more than design.
This class using real cake includes a 6 inch / 16 cm two layer cake.
You will learn to torte, level and fill your cake with frosting.

For a Buttercream Basic we will learn some cool Buttercream designs…such as
Ruffles, Swirls, Frills, Petals and Borders, Basket weave.

The Buttercream Basic class is from 9 am to 12 noon
One Person – NIS 600 each
2 Persons – NIS 500 each
3 Persons – NIS 450 each
4 Persons – NIS 400 each
Fees include supplies – Cake, Buttercream, Cake Board, Fondant, piping bags, piping tips, spatula, etc. You will take your finished cake and decorations home in a cake box.

 

2. Basic Cake Decorating Classes II –  Fondant.

Basic Fondant cakes as shown below are great for beginners. If you are just starting into cake decorating it is very important to get the basics right.

The class emphasizes on teaching you the right techniques more than design.
This class uses real cake –  6 inch / 15 cm two layer cake + 7″ cake dummy.
I will prepare the cake (level, torte, fill with buttercream and Ganache ready for Fondant)
So it is very important that you have already taken my basic class first or already know how to create sharp edges on buttercream or Ganache first.
You will learn cover the cake in fondant and create sharp edges.

We will learn to play with fondant and use easy techniques to create fun effects, such as textures, impressions, Plaques, Bows, Fondant Frills and ruffles, drapes.
We will learn how to use silicon molds correctly as well how to add depth and a bit extra to those molded pieces.
All students are different and will learn at their own pace. If we have some extra time I will be happy to share more than what the course promises so feel free to ask questions.

The class will be held from 9 am to 12 noon(The class can extend a bit so please take that into account)
One Person – NIS 900 each
2 Persons – NIS 800 each
3 Persons – NIS 750 each
4 Persons – NIS 650 each

Novelty Cake Decorating Classes

1.  Basic Novelty Cake Decorating Classes

Novelty cakes are great experience and the perfect way to indulge into some cake fun.

Choose any ONE of the designs below for your class.
The designed is based on real cake and will include a baked cake approximate size of an a 6′ / 15″ or  7″ / 18 cm round baked in the necessary pan based on the design you choose.
All materials are supplied for the class.
You will learn how to carve the shape and then frost and cover the cake in fondant. We will learn how to finish the design with the necessary details such as straps, handles, sprinkles, cherries etc..
You will take your finished cake home.

The class will begin at 9 am to 12 noon (usually extends a little longer – so please take that into consideration)

One Person – NIS 900 each
Two Persons – NIS 800 each
Three Persons – NIS 750 each
Four Persons – NIS 700 each

2.  Novelty Cake Decorating Classes – Intermediate

Take your Novelty Cake Class a step further with any ONE of these designs below.
You will learn many techniques in this class based on the design you choose.

How to plan your design. What structure to use? Which elements of a cake and design work together and which don’t work together.
You will learn some airbrushing techniques as well as some painted detailing.
How to use Luster/Pearl Dust..  Cake Board basics and more.

This class will be split on two consecutive days for 6 hours in total or more from 9 to 12 noon each day.  (May extend a bit longer)

One Person – NIS 1400 each
Two Persons – NIS 1300 each
Three Persons – NIS 1200 each
Four Persons – NIS 1100 each
The Fees will include all materials and supplies. You take your finished work home. A group class will have to choose one common design

3. Novelty Cake Decorating Class – Intermediate.

Take your Novelty Cake Class a step further with any ONE of these designs below.
You will learn many techniques in this class based on the design you choose.

How to plan your design. What structure to use? Which elements of a cake and design work together and which don’t work together.
You will learn how to carve the cake, Doweling the cake, some painted detailing.
How to use Luster/Pearl Dust..  Cake Board basics and more.
This is a larger cake than the above.

This class will be split on two consecutive days for 6 hours in total from 9 to 12 noon each day.
This class will extend beyond due to the nature of the design.
One Person – NIS 1400 each
Two Persons – NIS 1300 each
Three Persons – NIS 1200 each
Four Persons – NIS 1100 each

The Fees will include all materials and supplies. You take your finished work home.

 

Stained Glass Cake Decorating Class in Israel

Stained Glass is now a very modern, trendy and popular technique in the Cake Decorating world.

The class will be based on the concept of Stained Glass. You may choose any of the cakes below to re-create or we could use a newer design and explore more possibilities. The class will be done on dummy cakes (styrofoam) not real cakes.
I will provide you with a two round dummies – 6″/ 15 cm + 8″/  20 cm which you will learn how to cover with fondant in the class.
You will then learn how to transfer the design thru sketch or free hand
Then hand paint the design using colors, powder dust and other edible colors.
For the simplicity of time I will provide you with a large wafer paper or sugar flower to adorn on top of the cake.
This class will be a five hour class from 9 am to 1 pm –

One Person – NIS 900
Two Persons – NIS 850
Three Persons – NIS 800
Four Persons – NIS 750

Floral Hand Painted Cake Decorating Classes in Israel

This is free hand painting of flowers on cakes. We use edible paints and food safe brushes to paint directly on the cake.
This class is emphasized on teaching you the foundation of hand painting on cakes.
We will discuss types of fondant, Colors, Brushes and types of flowers that you can and cannot paint.
We will explore the principles of mixing colors and what is the best way to achieve vibrant colors rather than muddy color mixes.
Which colors do not mix and which will cause problems later.
Once we discuss these basics we will then learn the techniques of loading the brushes and
The proper brush strokes. You will practice the right techniques before you finally paint on the cake.
The painting will be done on an 8″ / 20 cm round dummy and cake board.
We will learn some blossoms, leaves, and some roses in this class.

The class will be for four hours from 9 am to 12 noon
One Person – NIS 1000 each
Two Person – NIS 900 each
Three Person – NIS 800 each
Four Person – NIS 750 each
I will provide you will the supplies needed to work in class including colors and paint brushes – you will take only your finished cake home. The colors and paint brushes are not to be taken home.

Sugar Flowers Cake Decorating Classes in Israel

Sugar flowers can take any simple and turn it into a work of art. It’s delicate and detailed disposition gives the feel of Class and elegant.
Sugar flowers can be time consuming and if you do not know the right method it can be very frustrating.

If you are new to sugar flowers I would suggest you start with the basics and move your way up from there exploring the things you like and flowers that fascinate you most.

All classes will provide you with a 6″/15 cm dummy – Cutters, wires and tapes, foam pad and celboard to use in class. Please note you will only be able to take your finished work how. All cutters, boards and tools will stay back in class.
The class fees do not provide you will cutters or vainers, these will have to be purchased on line yourself. I will provide you with the links to buy the right items. 

I – Basic Sugar Flowers Class – Blossoms and Roses

Learn to make gum paste from scratch, the basic of working with sugar paste,
The basics of wires, which to use and what wires works best of which flowers,
We will start with simple hand pulled blossoms to give you an idea of working without cutters and how to handle sugar paste.
We will then work with some sugar roses using the five petal cutters for roses and blossoms

This class will be  for four hours 9 am to 1 pm –
One Person – NIS 900 each
Two Person – NIS 800 each
Three Person – NIS 700 each
Four Persons – NIS 650 each

II – Sugar flower Class – Intermediate

You may choose between
Classic Roses buds and leaves  or
Freesias with and without cutters, buds  and Leaves,
We will learn how to make the flowers in class and let them dry – you will take the flowers home

For the purpose of demonstration I will have a few flowers ready so I can show you how to dust the flowers and create a spray so that you can take your flowers home and complete the process.

This class will be four hours – 9 am to 1 pm –
One Person – NIS 900 each
Two Person – NIS 800 each
Three Person – NIS 700 each
Four Persons – NIS 650 each

III – Sugar Flower Class – Advance

Please choose from

  1. Sugar Peonies & leaves or
  2. Gum paste Catelaya Orchids & leaves Or
  3. Gum paste Tulips & Leaves or 
  4. Ranunculas & leaves
  • We will learn how to make the flowers in class and let them dry – you will take the flowers home for completion.
  • I will have some spare flowers to teach you the dusting process as well as how to assemble the flowers into a spray.
  • When you go home and your flowers are dry, you will be able to dust them yourself and put them into a spray your self.
  • Time permitting I will show you how to make soem hand pulled sugar blossoms you can use as filler flowers.

This class will be four hours – 9 am to 1 pm –
One Person – NIS 1200 each
Two Person – NIS 1000 each
Three Person – NIS 900 each
Four Persons – NIS 800 each

IV – Other Sugar Flowers Classes –  Advanced-

some other sugar flowers that you may like to learn – please email me for details.  Giant Roses, Stargazer Lilies, David Austin Roses, Gardenias, Cymphedium Orchid, Moth Orchid etc…

 

If you have any inquiry about the above classes please email me at veenaazmanov@gmail.com

Class Policy & Rules:

Class Payments-

  • All classes my be paid in full – before the class.
  • 50% is a non-refundable deposit at the time of booking and
  • 50% due before the class.
    Not exceptions – I prefer you pay before you come for class or at the beginning of the class. Money forgotten is unacceptable and will result in class cancellation and deposit forfeited. (sorry)
  • Deposit  not paid is class not confirmed.
  • A group class is to be paid as a group.

Cancellations: 

50% deposit is non-refundable but if the class is cancelled a week before it can be transferred to another date.
No Cancellation three days before class (most often I would have made arrangements)

Class Rules

No video taping during class.
All phones must be switched off or on silent.
For the benefit of others and for efficient time management I prefer – no taking calls in class,
I will serve you some hot coffee/Tea and cookies during class. Please have your breakfast before you come so you can concentrate on the project.
I will take pictures during class and I love sharing class pictures on my social network such as Instagram and Facebook,Twitter, blog etc.
If you wish that I send you some pictures please do leave your number or email.
All classes are conducted in English. If needed you may prefer to choose a group that has a good mix of Hebrew and English so the English speakers can help translate.
You can take only your finished cake home. All tools and class equipment must be LEFT here please.

Disclaimer:
All prices are subject to change without prior  permission from the students.
Once you have made deposit or payment the class price will remain as paid.