Class Description

  • KIDS CLASS - Cookie Decorating
  • Time: 10am - 11:30am
    Taught by: Anita Buell
    Cost: 25.00

    All supplies are provided by Blake's Decorette Shop. Kids learn to decorate 4 holiday themed cookies. Take your cookies home

  • KIDS CLASS - Cake Decorating
  • Time: 10am - 11:30am
    Taught by: Anita Buell
    Cost: 25.00

    All supplies are provided by Blake's Decorette Shop. Kids get to decorate an 8" round cake with fondant decorations and take their creation home!

  • Gum Paste Flowers**
  • Time: 2pm - 5pm
    Taught by: Mary Reichelt
    Cost: 30.00

    A hands-on class covering the basic techniques used in making realistic gum paste flowers. You will learn about gum paste and gum paste tools while making Forget-me-nots, Stephanotis, Roses and Leaves. See supply list below. May be taken alone or as part of the flower series.

    Call the store to register 503.620.5100

    GUM PASTE SUPPLIES NEEDED:

    • 6 wires that are white wrapped
    • Stamens, yellow or white with stiff stems
    • Styrofoam block (about quarter sheet size)
    • Leaf veiner (opt.)
    • Small rolling pin
    • Ball Tools
    • Paste or gel colors
    • Gum Paste Flower Cutter Set (optional)

    (The above items are available at Blake's Decorette Shop)

    HOME SUPPLIES:

    • Individual plastic mat or practice board
    • Tapered Spatula
    • 2 or 3 quart or pint size zip lock bags Small
    • needle-nosed pliers
    • 1 gallon size zip lock bag
    • Round toothpicks
    • Small tweezers
    • Padded box to carry home projects
    • Couple of damp cloths for cleaning your area of work
    • About 1 ounce of white shortening

    Fine pointed scissors or tape cutter (available at Blake's Decorette Shop)

    TECHNIQUES:

    • Forget-me-not
    • Stephanotis
    • Rose
    • Leaf:
  • Fondant Figure Modeling
  • Time: 2pm - 5pm
    Taught by: Bambi Sorenson
    Cost: 30.00
    • ¼ Sheet box to take home creations *
    • 1 lb fondant *
    • Plastic People Molds * (Man, Women, Child)
    • Pastry cutter / Pizza cutter *
    • Gum Paste forming tools *
    • Quilting ruler 6” – clear or ruler
    • Fondant smoother *
    • Paste color of choice *
    • Cornstarch
    • Shortening *
    • Small Rolling pin - with no nicks *
    • Fondant mat for rolling out fondant on *
    • Damp cloths
    • Fondant Extruder *
    • Paint brush *
    • Plastic Wrap
    • Styrofoam block
    • Royal Icing
    • Pastry Bag – disposable, parchment or cloth bag *
    • #2 tip or closest *
    • Wire 4 – 6 pcs *
    • Wire Cutters
    • Tooth Picks
    • Small Scissors pointed *
    *Available at Blakes' Decorette Shop
  • Intro to Airbrush
  • Time: 10am - noon
    Taught by: Mary Reichelt
    Cost: 30.00
    This is a hands-on class covering types of airbrushes and how to use them free-hand and with stencils to do basic sprayed decorating. If you have an airbrush, bring it in to learn how yours works, if not, you may use the store’s airbrush. All other supplies are provided by Blake's Decorette