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Beyond Basics I Series of 4 Classes- Day 1 of 4

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Adults 18+ Beginner/Intermediate- Ready to advance your cake decorating skills to a more professional level? Join us for our 4 session series Beyond Basics I with cake artist Noelle DeSantis, owner of Ella Vanilla. Each class builds on what’s taught in the previous session- starting with basics like cake structure, icing, and then moving into piping, covering a cake in fondant and some cool fondant techniques to up your decorating game. During the course, you’ll create two 6-inch vanilla cakes decorated in the techniques you learned to share with friends and family! Please see the full curriculum below.

Class Dates- Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21 & 29 2019 from 7 pm to 9:30 pm. This class is intended for Adult Beginners Ages 18+.

Price: $395 for all 4 classes. Students enjoy 20% off supplies in the shop. Class size is limited to 4 people for lots of personalized one-on-one instruction! All supplies are provided.

Purchase by calling (215) 909-9392, emailing Noelle@EllaVanilla.com or stopping by the shop

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You’ll Learn How To:

  • Level and ice a two layer cake
  • Work with buttercream icing
  • Ice a cake with an offset spatula and a side scraper for smooth finish
  • Color and work with fondant icing
  • Cover a cake in fondant icing
  • Make fondant ribbon roses
  • Stack a multi-tiered cake (by demonstration only)
  • Create evenly spaced stripes
  • Make gum paste roses and leaves
  • Create fondant decorations and plaques with specialty cutters, silicon molds, and texture matts
  • Properly fill and use a piping bag, coupler and tips
  • Pipe a star, shell border, bead border, rosette, leaf, grass and basket weave
  • and much more!



March 7
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm