Workshops

Welcome to the workshop page!

We hope you are ready for our fun and exciting workshops! We will have projects for all skill levels, so keep checking this page regularly for updates about new workshops.

For any questions or comments about our workshops, please contact workshop@westislandcakeclub.com.

Upcoming Workshops

Geode Cake

October 5, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

$40 for WICC members, $45 for non-members

Learn how to recreate this geological marvel in cake! Completely edible, this creation will be sure to wow your audience.

Bakers must have some prior cake decorating knowledge, as all participants will be asked to bring a cake already covered in fondant or buttercream. The 3-hour workshop will focus primarily on creating the geode.

For any questions or to register, please do not hesitate to contact the workshop team at workshop@westislandcakeclub.com.


Cupcake Bouquet

November 3, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

$40 for WICC members, $45 for non-members

What is better than a bouquet of flowers? Why, a bouquet of cupcake flowers! Learn all about buttercream and how to use it to transform your cupcakes into floral wonders. You will then assemble your creations into a beautiful bouquet.

For any questions or to register, please do not hesitate to contact the workshop team at workshop@westislandcakeclub.com.


Workshop Skill Levels

Our workshop star level is designed to help members decide which workshops are appropriate for their skill level. Please note that these are non-professional levels. Any member can go from beginner to advanced in a few workshops.

Beginner

Learning cake decorating skills and techniques related to the workshop theme. These workshops would Include levelling, crumb coating, covering, and decorating a cake.

Intermediate

Member must be able to do beginner level skills. These workshops would involve mastering new skills, developing new techniques, and working towards an advanced level.

Advanced

Member may be asked to come with an already covered cake, depending on workshop. Members are welcome to share their ideas and skills with other members.

Registration

Registration for workshops primarily takes place at the general meetings, however if you are unable to attend a meeting please email us workshop@westislandcakeclub.com to register for workshops. WICC members are given priority for workshops, but non-members can always email us to reserve a spot on the waiting list and will be notified when spaces become available.

Have you taken a workshop lately and have some comments you would like to share? Here is your chance! Please bring completed forms to our general meeting and have your voice heard!

Workshops Policy

Registration is Mandatory.

Registration: All registered workshops must be paid for in full prior to the workshop in order to secure your spot. Registrations will be taken up to 1 week before the workshop date.

Cancellation: All cancellations are subject to a 50% cancellation fee held by the club.

No refunds will be issued 1 week prior to workshop date.

A list of supplies needed will be given to those who register and pay the workshop fee, and registration details will be provided at the meeting.

Workshops will be held at the Lake Road Chalet (85 Hemingway, DDO) unless otherwise indicated.

Your suggestions are always welcome! Let us know if you see something in a book or magazine that you would like to learn. Interested in demonstrating at one of our meetings or teaching at one of our workshops? Contact us!

We look forward to seeing you at the meetings and workshops!