Cake Poppins - A Spoonful of Sugar...
We run cake decorating classes in Newcastle upon Tyne throughout the year - new dates and classes will be added as soon as possible. All classes are held at 2 Abbotsford Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3AD. Sorry, these classes aren't suitable for children.

If you'd like to book a place on a cake decorating class, please email kate.emmett72@gmail.com. If you'd like to book someone a class as a gift, we offer a voucher that can be used on whichever date suits.

Cupcake decorating classes

You will learn how to ice cupcakes & make sugarcraft decorations to give them a professional finish. The class will cover buttercream icing, fondant icing, sugar rosebuds and sugar decorations. At the end of the class you will leave with a dozen beautiful cupcakes. Gluten-free cupcakes can be provided on request.  

All materials will be provided. Class size is up to 7 people. The cost of the class is £30 per person. 






Sunday 2 November 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm
Sunday 30 November 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm

Royal iced cookies - NEW!

Learn a variety of royal icing skills - piping, flooding, drop ins and brush embroidery - to decorate these fun cookies. At the end of the class you will take home a box of beautiful biscuits that you have decorated yourself. Gluten-free cookies can be provided on request.  

All materials will be provided. Class size is up to 6 people. The cost of the class is £30 per person.



Sunday 26 October 2014, 2.00pm - 4.30pm **ONE PLACE LEFT**
Sunday 16 November 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm

Baking macarons classes 

Learn how to bake macarons - a gluten-free treat - in a variety of flavours and fillings including lemon, raspberry, chocolate and pistachio. At the end of the day’s course you will take home a box of beautiful macarons that you will have made and decorated yourself.

All materials will be provided. Class size is up to 3 people. The cost of the class is £30 per person.





Sunday 23 November 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm

Christmas cakepop classes

Cakepops are our best seller at Christmas time and are very popular for parties. Impress friends, family & people you've only just met with these delicious chocolate cakepops. You will learn how to shape & dip the cakepops and decorate them with sugar, chocolate & edible paint to make Christmas puddings, snowflakes, robins and Rudolph, taking home a dozen cakepops.

All materials will be provided. Class size is up to 4 people. The cost of the class is £30.




Wednesday 10 December 2014, 6.00pm-8.30pm 
Saturday 13 December 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm
Sunday 14 December 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm **NOW FULLY BOOKED**
Sunday 21 December 2014, 2.00pm-4.30pm **ONE PLACE LEFT**

Private classes 

We also offer private one-to-one tuition which can be tailored to cover any aspect of cake decorating that you'd like to learn.

Groups and hen parties

Cake classes are a great way to have fun with friends. There’s plenty of tea, coffee and cupcakes to enjoy or you’re very welcome to bring something fizzy if you prefer. All materials will be provided and at the end of the class you will leave with a dozen beautiful cupcakes. The cost of the class is £30 per person.

We are based within walking distance of the city centre. Please get in touch if you'd like to arrange a class for your party.








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