Dragons & Daffodils School

by Rhianydd  Webb

Wed 6-8pm




summer term 2018

Previous Classes


Interested in the subjects on offer?

Left are subjects the six weekly classes completed in the summer term 2018. My examples left were created alongside the students work.


Top row: Tues 7-9, Wed 10-12; Mon 7-9

Bottom: Mon 10-12; Wed 6-8; Tues 10-1


Subjects for the next term are chosen by existing students.



Wednesday 6=8pm January Start  9 weeks £80




Carved Rice Krispie Treats Black and white panda and baby with wafer paper bamboo

9 week class £80


This class is suitable if you have already iced a cake before


You will learn how to sculpt a sitting up animal in rice krispies, how to apply sugarpaste and texture, then colour.

We will also make wafer paper and flowerpaste bamboo stalks.


Each week please bring:

PME modelling tool set, small sharp smooth bladed knife, palette knife, glue brush and edible glue, corn flour puff, spritzer bottle with water, box large enough for your cake board and up to 12" tall, flexi smoother, CMC


Week 1 8th January 2020 - Main Panda shape in Rice Krispies - melt 400g large marshmallows until they triple in size then stir in 400g rice krispies. Cover the bowl with cling film and bring to class.  Also bring: 12" round or square cake drum, single wooden cake dowel, sharp scissors, glue gun, optional rubber gloves, sharp knife, cling film.

Week 2 15th January 2020 - Cover panda - 2kg white sugarpaste plus weekly tool list

Week 3 21st January 2020 - Continue panda covering

Week 4 29th January 2020 - Continue panda covering

Week 5 5th February 2020 - Dust panda - Black dust, wide flat dusting brushes, palette, dipping solution or nielssen massey lemon extract, detail brushes, brown dust, edible glaze

Week 6 12th February 2020 - Bamboo - Wafer paper sheet airbrushed green (this can be done in class), 26g white wires, nile green florist tape, Dresden, cel pad, white flower paste, dusts: lemon yellow, moss green, foliage green, aubergine, PME spray glaze, flat dusting brushes and palette, or airbrush if you have one, plus air brush colours: yellow, green, brown, violet

19th February is half term week - no class

Week 7 64th February 2020 - Baby panda - same method for rice krispies but with 300g maximum of finished rice krispie treats, cling film, wooden dowel rod,

Week 8 4th March 2020 - ice baby panda - remaining sugarpaste and made up to 1kg. Dust in class as for large panda or dust at home.

Week 9 11th March 2020 - Complete scene - Brown sugarpaste, green sugarpaste and nail brush for sugarpasted texture board finish.  Or bring chocolate ganache or choc buttercream, palette knife, crushed bourbon and oreo biscuits and green sponge cake(colour batter green before baking) and  crushed rich tea biscuits coloured green then rebaked for 10 minutes.


Terms and Conditions


This class is suitable if you have already iced cakes and wish to move into sculpted cakes working with armatures


Please note: this class is non refundable and non transferable for either an individual session or the whole term.


Inspiration pic, we will be designing our own scene.