A truly versatile and impressive decorating medium, Penningtons Royal Icing courses are available for all skill levels.

Students are able to learn basic piping skills moving on to the more advanced techniques of extension work and intricate lace piping. Penningtons is very keen to promote the beautiful art of royal icing, passing on techniques and skills that will keep this truly British art form alive for future generations to admire and enjoy as part of the traditional British sugarcraft scene.  All projects can be on your own fruit cake or you can purchase a dummy cake from the school at the beginning of each course.

These are the cake designs for the current course:

Beginners

Improvers

Advanced

Once registered you will be grouped according to ability. If you have any questions please contact Dawn.

Upcoming Classes

 


January Tuesday Afternoon Royal Icing

 
Level: All Abilities

07/01/2020 - 11/02/2020

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm


This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 designs for January are pictured above. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or if preferred students can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Sorry! This course is fully booked

 


January Wednesday Evening Royal Icing

 
Level: Mixed Abilities

08/01/2020 - 12/02/2020

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 designs for January are pictured above. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or  if preferred students can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Sorry! This course is fully booked

 


January Thursday Morning Royal Icing

 
Level: Mixed Abilities

09/01/2020 - 13/02/2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm


This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 designs for January are pictured above. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or if preferred students can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Sorry! This course is fully booked

 


February Monday Evening Basic piping & Writing Skills

 
Level: All Abilities

03/02/2020 - 10/02/2020

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

£70.00

This is a 2 week course teaching some of the basic royal iced piping and writing skills. This is a great opportunity to brush up on your piping skills or as a beginner learn some of the basic techniques in piping. A large part of this 2 week course will also be devoted to direct writing in icing. This is one of the hardest techniques which can either enhance a decorated cake or ruin it !



Spaces available 7

 


February Tuesday Afternoon Royal Icing

 
Level: Mixed Abilities

25/02/2020 - 31/03/2020

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

£135.00

This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 designs for February will follow shortly. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or students if preferred can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Spaces available 12

 


February Wednesday Evening Royal icing

 
Level: Mixed Abilities

26/02/2020 - 01/04/2020

6:30 pm

£135.00

This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 designs for February will follow shortly. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or students if preferred can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Spaces available 12

 


February Thursday Morning Royal Icing

 
Level: Mixed Abilities

27/02/2020 - 02/04/2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

£135.00

This is a six week mixed ability course with 3 levels of ability and 3 projects suitable for the levels of students ability.

Just some of the skills and techniques covered in these classes are coating in royal icing, pressure piping, drop line and runout work. The 3 mixed ability designs for February will follow shortly. The cakes for royal icing classes will always be fruit cakes or students if preferred can use dummy cakes, available from the school to purchase for £6.50 inclusive of board and box.



Spaces available 12