8th November to 10th November 2019
ICC Darling Harbour

Christmas Tree Cookie Cake

Christmas Tree Cookie Cake

1:00pm - 5:00pm

24th November 2018

Lena McKechnie

Price: $195


Savvy Cakes

Price: $195

This festive take on the popular cream tart style dessert will make a fabulous impression. The Christmas themed colours in bright and pastel tones work so well together and combine to create a deliciously sweet treat that you will be able to recreate for years to come.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discussion about cookie dough preparation and handling/baking
  • Tips on baking the perfect sugar cookies and cutting large cookies using templates
  • Discussion about buttercream preparation and colouring
  • Tips on preparing piping bags and tips for use and discussion on different techniques
  • Learn to attach your work to display board
  • Learn to pipe buttercream icing on cookies and how to place your piping on the cookie
  • Learn to level your cookie and discussion on fillings
  • Learn what to use to decorate successfully
  • Discussion on use of colour when putting desserts together and placement of decoration
  • Discussion on where to source/make decorations, templates and other materials
  • Discussion on how to store your finished creation
  • A chance to meet and share ideas with others who are like-minded and have any related questions answered by industry professionals

You will also receive a booklet which includes the Savvy Cakes Sugar Cookie and Buttercream Recipes.

All materials provided for the class.

This course is suitable for beginners.

About Lena McKechnie

A wife and mum of ten-year-old twins, craft-nerd Lena fell into cake artistry when she couldn’t find a decorator to create her daughters’ first birthday cakes. A few years after Savvy Cakes was formed and is now in its seventh year of operation.

Trained cake decorator, Lena is based at home in Western Sydney where she creates custom cake, cupcakes and cookies for private orders, teaches workshops for budding cake enthusiasts and holds the odd pop up market stall to sell her edible works of art.

Read Lena’s full bio here.

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