Learn to Bake or Decorate

Wink hosts monthly workshops at our dedicated kitchen at The Creative Chateau ranging from baking to decorating cakes, cookies, and macarons. Each workshop includes all the equipment needed for the day and you get to take home your dessert item. Each class size is limited to 6 seats to allow plenty of one-on-one instruction and Q&A. In our workshops, we teach by show & telling first then allowing you to practice the skill with real time feedback and guidance from Erica.

Cake Baking 101, Cake & Cookie Decorating 2 Day Workshop (Flamingo Sprinkle Fall Out Cake Design)

Sweeten up your weekend by learning how to bake and decorate a sprinkle fall out cake (valued at $135) and decorate sugar cookies with Tudor House Cookies. On Day 1, you'll learn how bake a cake from scratch and decorate sugar cookies with Tudor House Cookies. On Day 2, you will decorate a sprinkle fall out buttercream cake. Take both days to make a cake from start to finish OR take one day only to focus on your preferred skill.

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Day 1: Cake Baking 101 & Cookie Decorating with Tudor House Cookies

On the first day, learn how to bake a cake from scratch and decorate sugar cookies with Tudor House Cookies.

In Cake Baking 101, we will discuss how to bake a vanilla cake completely from scratch. You will learn about ingredients, how to properly sift, weigh, make meringue and fold into batter for a fluffy cake and finally how to color cake layers. You will make a 6” 4 layer sunset ombre vanilla cake.

In Cookie Decorating with Tudor House Cookies, we will discuss all things royal icing and decorating. You will learn about mixing homemade royal icing, coloring, and consistencies. You will take that knowledge and apply it to different decorating techniques including piping, flooding, and more. We will be decorating three designs (large flamingo and two minis) so you have options to choose from in decorating your cake. You’ll complete two of each design which means you’ll have six completed cookies!

Take home your cake and cookies to do as you wish or take our workshop day 2 to create a sprinkle fall out drip cake. 

Skill Level: Beginner (no experience required)

What you will learn:

  • Bake a cake from scratch

  • Color cake layers

  • Tudor House Cookies royal icing

  • Color royal icing

  • Creating different icing consistencies

  • Piping, flooding, wet-on-wet and more decorating techniques

Investment: Cake Baking 101 & Cookie Decorating workshop is $225 per person (plus invoice fees) and includes everything you need to bake and decorate! You may choose to do 1 day or both. If you take both days, the investment is $400 ($200 per day, $50 discount).

Payment plans available. 50% due immediately. 50% due 1 week prior.

Next Available Date:

  • Saturday, July 20 11AM-3PM (6 seats available)

Day 2: Cake Decorating (Flamingo Sprinkle Fall Out Drip Cake)

On the second day, learn how create and decorate a sprinkle fall out drip cake. Use your cake and cookies from Cake Baking 101 & Cookie Decorating to create a sprinkle fall out drip cake topped with sugar cookies and a cake pop ice cream cone. Day 1 is not required. You may choose to the decorating workshop only and we will provide the cake and sugar cookies for you.

Skill Level: Beginner (no experience required)

What you will learn:

  • Wink Italian meringue buttercream

  • Level cakes

  • Fill, stack, crumb and frost a round cake

  • Fill sprinkles inside of a cake

  • Make chocolate ganache drip

  • Make an ice cream cake ball

Investment: Cake Decorating Workshop is $225 per person (plus invoice fees) and includes everything you need to decorate your cake. You may choose to do 1 day or both. If you take both days, the investment is $400 ($200 per day, $50 discount).

Payment plans available. 50% due immediately. 50% due 1 week prior.

Next Available Date:

  • Sunday, July 21. 11AM-2PM (6 seats available)

NOTE: Tickets are non-refundable, so please ensure you are able to attend go before you buy your ticket.  Booking may be transferred to another name. 

Investment Summary:
Day 1: Saturday, July 20: Cake Baking 101 & Cookie Decorating - $225
Day 2: Sunday, July 21: Sprinkle Fall Out Cake Decorating - $225
Both Day 1 and Day 2 - $400


Cake Decorating Workshop (It's Sherbert Day Cake Design)

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Sweeten up your weekend by learning how to create our signature "It's Sherbert Day" cake (valued at $100). By the end of our workshop, you'll learn how to produce your own buttercream cake and take home your creation to show off to friends and family. 

Skill Level: Beginner (no experience required)

What you will learn:

  • Wink Italian meringue buttercream

  • Level cakes

  • Fill, stack, crumb and frost a round cake

  • Make, color, and decorate chocolate shards 

  • Make chocolate ganache drip

  • Decorate our signature “It’s sherbert day" cake

Investment: Cake decorating workshop is $225 per person (plus invoice fees) and include cake equipment rental, cake, ingredients and light snacks. Feel free to bring your own beer and wine, too!

Payment plans available. 50% due immediately. 50% due 1 week prior.

Next Available Dates:

  • Saturday, Sept 14. 2PM-5PM (6 seats available)

  • Sunday, Sept 15. 11AM-2PM (6 seats available)

NOTE: Tickets are non-refundable, so please ensure you are able to attend go before you buy your ticket.  Booking may be transferred to another name.