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Isomalt classes with Sidney Galpern of Simi Cakes and Confections!!
Corpus Christi Isomalt Camp
May 18 & 19, 2019
Hosted by the Frosting Creators of San Antonio & Windy City Bakers Supply
Traveling classes are non refundable, but may be transferred to another student with written permission.
Multi Class Discount $10 if you take both classes.
Payment plans available, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday May 18, 2019
In this intensive hands on class you will create the sweetest pulled sugar/isomalt beehive atop a honeycomb base with sculpted and cast bees, hand-pulled black eyed susans, and a hand-sculpted honey dripper and honey. We will airbrush and paint to bring out the fabulous highlights in this beautiful sugar sculpture that is a great to hold candies, chocolates, mini cupcakes or as a cake topper or centerpiece. We will address structure, strength, and delivery of your sculpture as well as color, clarity, safety, humidity, and more. All supplies provided for class use, just bring an 8x8 tall box and bubble wrap to take home your piece. All levels, some isomalt experience helpful, but not necessary.
Pizza lunch and drinks provided. You are welcome to bring your lunch if you have dietary restrictions.
Isomalt Neon Sign
Sunday May 19, 2019
When art meets science, you get Simi Isomalt Neon Signs! Take your sugar work to the next level with this brand-new vivid color neon technique invented by Sidney Galpern. Class includes cast, pulled, and hand sculpted isomalt to create your fabulous sign as a cake topper, decoration or standalone centerpiece. Sidney will also address clarity, humidity, flavor, stability, safety, and more. All supplies provided for use in class. You will create at least one beautiful centerpiece and class includes the battery pack to take home!
Lite snacks and drinks provided.
About your instructor:
Sidney Galpern, owner of SimiCakes.com, Sugar Artist, Certified Professional Chocolatier, International Instructor, one of 16 chosen to be on the International Cake Designers of Excellence Team for the International Federation of Pastry Gelato & Chocolate in Milan, Italy. She is the creator and manufacturer of Simi Isomalt and Silicone Molds. Sidney opened her bakery and manufacturing facility and began teaching 13 years ago in Melbourne, FL. She is the host of “Will Travel For Sweets” online tv show produced by the Property Bothers, Jonathan and Drew Scott, was honored to be chosen the Desert Professional for ABC TV’s Extreme Home Makeover, film for Galileo TV in Germany, various news outlets across the United States, chosen for the Sweet Life Hall of Fame Award and the Libby Desousa award for Outstanding Service in the Sugar Industry. She travels extensively, teaching and demonstrating her love of sugar all around the world.
Buttercream Basics Class $50- must bring 3-6"
round cakes to class, (un-leveled and un-iced) no other supplies needed
New Date coming soon!
Easter Cookie Decorating Class
Saturday, April 6th (11-1 pm)- FULL
Saturday, April 6th (2:30-4:30 pm)- 5 spots
- Saturday, April 13th (11-1 pm)- 4 spots
Learn care and operation of airbrush. Learn shading, detailing, stenciling and more; also practice techniques in this hands on class using gum paste flowers. All equipment, color and materials will be provided for you to use.