Decorating Classes

Cupcakes’ retro-style cakery introduces students to an evening of decorative possibilities. With hands-on instruction by our experienced pastry chef, aspiring decorators will learn how to design and prepare cakes and cupcakes, using fondant and professional tools and equipment.

The 2-hour, hands-on decorating class will help develop core skills to make many different varieties of flowers, shapes and decorative designs for any type of specialty cake or cupcake. At the end of the class, each student will get to take home their finished cake or cupcakes.

cake decorating class:

  • learn how to fill and crumb coat a 7” cake in buttercream using a turntable and spatulas
  • knead, roll out and cover your cake in fondant
  • choose from our wide assortment of fondant cutters to make shapes to decorate your cake
  • use pastry tools to add extra dimension to your fondant cut-outs
  • use piping bags with buttercream to pipe borders, lines and words on your cake
  • learn other pastry skills and techniques for cake decorating

cupcake decorating class:

  • learn to fondant cover wedding cupcakes
  • knead and roll out fondant for additional decorative shapes
  • use fondant embossers and other pastry tools
  • make fondant pearls, flowers, bows and ribbon roses
  • take home 12 finished cupcakes

when & where:

6 – 8pm

cupcakes on broadway
2887 West Broadway
Vancouver BC V6K 2G6

ages 16+


604.974.1300 or

Call or email to book your spot today! Limited space available.

 cost: $75.00 per person + tax