Certified Wilton Courses

Learn how to decorate through Wilton's easy step decorating courses.

All courses consist of 4 2-hour classes taught once a week on the same night of each week.  Each month a new Course 1 is offered with the other courses following the months after.  Those who complete these courses will receive a Wilton Certificate of Completion.  Each specialty class is a single 2 hour class.

Course 1 Building Buttercream Skills

Learn how to decorate cakes and sweet treats with basic buttercream techniques and six simple-to-pipe flowers that transform ordinary cakes into extraordinary results. Your Certified Wilton Method Instructor will help you pipe classic buttercream decorating techniques to create modern and traditional cake designs.

Sign up is now open.  Classes begin on Tuesday night, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, January 23, 2018 and is taught at Hobby Lobby in West Columbia, SC.   Click here to REGISTER.
The full course is $30.00 (for all 4 classes, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13)
You will need a Course 1 Kit  – Only $20.99 with the store coupon of 40% off, and a Course 1 Student Guide – Only $4.99.  These items can be purchased at any major craft store (Michael’s, Joann’s, AC Moore).  ***Since Hobby Lobby no longer carry the kits I have made arrangements with JoAnn’s on Knox Abbott in West Columbia to keep them in stock for you.***

You will also need to bring things from home and of course a baked item and icing.  The Course 1 Reminder List will tell you what you need.  The left side is a list of the things in your kit and the type of icing you will need.  The right side are the items from home.

Course 2 Flowers and Cake Design

Learn how to create professional-looking flowers and designs made from royal icing. Your Certified Wilton Method Instructor teaches you how to make lifelike rosebuds, pansies, and violets, plus detailed patterns, like lace and basket weave designs.

Sign up is now open.  Classes begin on Tuesday night, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, February 27, 2017 and is taught at Hobby Lobby in West Columbia, SC.   Click here to REGISTER.
The full course is $30.00 (for all 4 classes, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20).
You will need a Course 2 Kit  – Only $20.99 with the store coupon of 40% off, and a Course 2 Student Guide – Only $4.99.  These items can be purchased at any major craft store (Michael’s, Joann’s, AC Moore).  ***Since Hobby Lobby no longer carry the kits I have made arrangements with JoAnn’s on Knox Abbott in West Columbia to keep them in stock for you.***

You will also need to bring things from home and of course your icing.  A cake is only needed for the last class.  The Course 2 Reminder List will tell you what you need (just click on that link to view it).  The left side is a list of the things in your kit and the type of icing you will need.  The right side are the items from home.

Course 3 Fondant and Gum Paste

Learn how to work with fondant and gum paste. From covering your cakes to cutting shapes and painting on fondant, you’ll learn all the essentials, and get to create flowers, like calla lilies, roses and carnations!

Sign up is now open.  Classes begin on Monday night, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, February 5, 2018 and is taught at Hobby Lobby in West Columbia, SC.   Click here to REGISTER.
The full course is $30.00 (for all 4 classes, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26)
You will need a Course 3 Kit  – Only $20.99 with the store coupon of 40% off, and a Course 3 Student Guide – Only $4.99.  These items can be purchased at any major craft store (Michael’s, Joann’s, AC Moore).  ***Since Hobby Lobby no longer carry the kits I have made arrangements with JoAnn’s on Knox Abbott in West Columbia to keep them in stock for you.***

You will also need to bring things from home and of course your icing.  A cake is only needed for the last class.  The Course 3 Reminder List will tell you what you need (just click on that link to view it).  The left side is a list of the things in your kit and the type of icing you will need.  The right side are the items from home.

 

Wilton Advanced Skills: Modeling 101

Learn the technique of hand molding edible characters for your cakes with fondant and gumpaste.  We will be making the puppy, rug, dog bowl and bone in a single class.

Modeling 101 is being offered on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Hobby Lobby in West Columbia, SC.  The class is held from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  You can click here to Register for the class.  When you receive the confirmation page it will give you a link to pay your $20.00 registration fee.

A complete list of things needed is provided on the Modeling 101 Supply List.  Please note: The first item on the list calls for Shape N Amaze.  We will be using Fondant and Gumpaste instead.  Please purchase 1 small box of white fondant and 1 package of gumpaste.

We look forward to having you with us.