03 December 2019: Icing Class - Christmas Cupcake Course

Christmas cupcake Course

2019 – R500.00

Course Content: cupcakes made can vary from picture above

- Decorating cupcakes with butter icing and fondant decorations

- Basic techniques with free hand modelling

- basic techniques with piping and smooth icing cupcakes

- how to make very high cupcakes for specific designs

Requirement list:

- Notebook, pen and apron

- Tea towel and wet cloth

- Non-serrated knife or small metal spatula (available for purchase at Kadies)

- Small pair of scissors

- Icing nozzles: star no. 35, no. 10, PME leaf nozzle, , kitchen craft 9mm open star, no. 2

- 2 attachments (available for purchase at Kadies)

- 5 medium disposable icing bags (available for purchase at Kadies)

- quilting tool Optional (can loan one from Kadies on the day)

- cutting tool optional (can loan one from Kadies on the day)

- 7cm round cutter (can loan one from Kadies on the day)



Attachments for:

  • No 35 and leaf nozzle
  • No 2/3 and 35


Butter icing recipe

500g white margarine

1kg icing sugar

2tsp clear vanilla

Soften butter that has been left at room temp

Slowly add vanilla and icing sugar

Mix till all well blended

Cupcake designs:

  1. Fondant covered with candy canes
  2. Xmas tree piped over marshmallow
  3. Father Xmas Belt
  4. Piped poinsettia
  5. Piped wreath
  6. Piped father Xmas hat over marshmallow
  7. Xmas pudding over cupcake extender
  8. Father Xmas in snow
  9. Xmas baubles
  10. Piped snowflake
  11. Basic rosette


Supplied by Kadies:

  • Coloured Butter icing
  • Modelling paste in black, white, red and green, edible glue and toothpicks
  • 10 x cupcakes (Kadies cupcake mix)
  • Moulds used for class
  • Ass sugar balls
  • Marshmallows and coconut
  • Container to take home
  • Certificate of attendance


Nozzles used

  • No 35: wreath and hat trim
  • No 2/3 centre poinsettia, snowflake, bauble
  • 9mm open star: Xmas tree
  • Leaf Nozzle – poinsettia
  • Rose Russian




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Kadies Class Room
39 Kingfisher drive
South Africa
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