Watercolor Buttercream Workshop (April 28)


Watercolor Buttercream Workshop (April 28)

225.00 250.00

In this one day workshop, Megan McGlynn of Scout’s Bakeshop, will show you how to create a beautiful cake with a textured buttercream finish, sharp edges and decorated with fresh florals. 

Date: Sunday April 28, 2019
Time: 1 PM – 6 PM
Venue: The historic Ballenger Farm in Hamilton, VA 20158
Skill level: Beginner to intermediate (You will need to know the basics of baking a cake, whether from scratch or out of a box. Class size is small allowing for personal attention.)
Class size: 8 Max (Require at least 5 students)


In the workshop, we will cover the following:

Buttercream Basics
Swiss meringue style buttercream demonstration (Learn how to make buttercream to use
on your cakes at home. Buttercream will be provided for the workshop.)
- Coloring buttercream with edible gel colors

Baking Tips & Planning
Cake decorating equipment & tools
- Cake design & time planning
- Transporting cake tips

Achieve a textured watercolor finish using buttercream and sharp edges on your cake
- Planning, preparing and arranging fresh florals on a cake
- Stacking and filling a cake with fruit preserves and buttercream provided

What will be provided?

- Cake decorating equipment and tools, cake, buttercream, fresh florals and an apron (for use during the class)
- Snacks and refreshments

You will take home:

-A recipe booklet with a list of resources
-Your beautifully frosted and decorated cake and confidence in your decorating skills

What to wear?

- Come comfortable (jeans, yoga pants, t-shirt -> what ever you don’t mind getting frosting on!)
- Please no heels, wedges or open toed shoes. Full­-length aprons will be provided.

Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. If you are unable to attend the workshop, you
are welcome to gift the ticket to a friend. We reserve the right to cancel the workshop at
any time, in which case, we will issue refunds.

*PLEASE NOTE: Once payment has been made you will receive an email from us confirming your spot at our table.
Attendees do not receive a physical ticket.