Ottawa Cake Decorating Courses & Schedule

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Cake Deco I: $100.00 + HST

This class teaches all you need to know to start decorating your own special occasion cakes. Learn how to make decorator icing and ice your cakes like a pro. Discover how easy it is to decorate "character cakes" like Bob the Builder, Dora the Explorer, Buzz Lightyear, and many more. Mastering roses, rose buds and leaves will be the "icing on the cake"! When you’ve added a zigzag or shell border, you’ll be ready to take home a beautiful cake you’ve decorated yourself. (Price includes cake and icing used in class, plus your own 16-piece cake decorating kit to keep!)  Age 16 and up. 

ONE SATURDAY from 9am-3pm

Dates: TBD



Cake Deco II: $125.00 + HST

Building on the basics learned in Cake Deco I, this class offers more advanced borders, such as the garland, ruffled ribbon and the impressive basket weave. Increase your floral repertoire by adding advanced flowers, including daisies and daffodils. Top this off with all kinds of ideas for making your special occasion cakes memorable and you’ll be ready for any occasion. (Maximum 8 students per class.) ***students provide their own iced cake. ONE SATURDAY from 9am-4:30pm (ages 16 and up) Prerequisite Cake Deco 1

Date: TBD

Chocolate Demonstrations : $40.00 + HST

A chocoholics dream come true! Come and learn how easy it can be to make your own special occasion chocolates. Filled chocolates, truffles, turtles, molded chocolates, suckers, flavouring tips, recipes and tasty samples. Demonstrations are geared to the upcoming holiday season. Come and eat chocolate all won't be disappoionted! 

ONE SATURDAY from 9:30am-12pm

Date: TBD

Fondant Seminar: $95.00 + HST

Sometimes called “Australian”, it’s the icing that fits like a glove! Discover how to make and apply it on your special cake. Learn how to make the fondant, cover various shapes of cake, and how to stack and pillar as well as other fondant techniques. This is not a hands on course, it is a seminar taught by a professional.

ONE MONDAY from 6:30-8:30pm

Date: TBD


Students cancelling their registration with more than 7 days notice are subject to a $20 cancellation fee unless the class is full in which case the full amount is non-refundable.  Students cancelling their registration with less than 7 days notice are subject to a cancellation fee of the full amount of their class, unless their spot can be filled.


ACD reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment.