Cake decorating courses, Sugarcraft classes, and workshops in Ely Cambridgeshire

Picture of Yvonne O'Neill head teacher and cake decorator at Yellow Butterfly Cakes & Sugarcraft

As a local of Ely, Cambridgeshire, I always had a dream of empowering students with the confidence to realise their aspirations and express themselves in sugarcraft and cake making. This is especially true for those who never knew they had an interest in it. To achieve this goal, we have developed a wide range of cake decorating courses, and sugarcraft classes and workshops, that cater to people of any skill level, whether it's for hobby or business purposes. Our courses are designed to be both fun and informative, and we encourage student participation.


A class of pupils at Yellow Butterfly Cakes & Sugarcraft
a Pupil collecting her certificate after completing a workshop.
Pupils celibating completion of their course completion .
Pupls on their advanced sugar flower caurse

                                               So what can you expect when you enrol

Our sugarcraft classes encompass a diverse range of skills, such as cake decorating, marzipan, royal icing, modelling, sugar flowers, sugar paste, cupcakes, chocolate, sculpture work, and more. 


At Yellow Butterfly Cakes & Sugarcraft, we offer our own cake decorating and sugarcraft courses, along with one-day workshops that cover the basics.


Basic Sugar flowers.                       Modelling workshops.

Intermediate Sugar flowers.            Wedding cake workshop (two days).

Advanced Sugar Flowers.               Flower workshops.             


If you're looking to learn from the best, attending these highly sought-after workshops is a must. click on any of the links below to see what's available now!


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Sugarcraft courses.

Cake workshops.

Gift Vouchers Online




Apupl hard at work during her caurse work
pupils working together on cuarse work
pupils helping each other during a workshop

                      Basic, Intermedate and advanced Cake decorating classes and workshops Ely 

Cake decorating and making cakes have gained a lot of attention with the popularity of the Great British Bake Off. There has never been a better time to improve your skills or reignite your passion for it.


But, if you are a beginner, you might be wondering where to start. At Yellow Butterfly Cakes & Sugarcraft, we offer a basic workshop on cake covering and buttercream. We believe in starting from the very beginning.


Cake decorating courses are not limited to Christmas. You can also gift your loved ones, friends or girlfriends our gift vouchers, which can be purchased online or at our store. Click on the link and choose the value you want to spend.


pumpkin and acorns on this sesonal course
beautiful spray of sugar rose flowers from our sugar flower workshop
 Smoothing fondant on cake to give good finish from our sugarcraft classes

                                                              So what do you want to do? 

Looking for a new hobby, consider starting a new business to enhance your cake decorating and sugarcraft skills. We have a range of courses to meet your training and education in the art of sugarcraft and cake decorating. Talk to us now so we can get you on the right path.