Butter and Sugar Company is pleased to announce our first series of Cake Decorating classes in partnership with Harrison's Corner Market. Please read class information below. Our current roster of class dates, times, and curriculum is available for the spring of 2018. If you have any questions about decorating classes not covered here, please email butterandsugarco@gmail.com


Cake and Sip, Spring 2018

All Cake and Sip classes, unless otherwise stated are held on Saturday nights at Harrison's Corner Market, 96 Congress Troy New York. Classes take place beginning at 7:30pm and end at 10:00pm, doors to the market will open at 7:15pm for students. Please note Harrison's Corner Market is closed to the public throughout class duration. All students must register in advance by completing the sign-up form on this site. No walk-ins or guests permitted. Payment for class tuition will be sent via emailed invoice and must be paid within 48 hours of signing up for your space to be held.  Class tuition covers the use of all decorating tools and dessert to be decorated. Each student will take home a dessert they decorate in the class. One complimentary drink is included with class participation from a selected menu offered by Harrison's Corner Market. All class participants must be 21 to drink and be able to show proof of Id.  Additional drinks can be order from Harrison's Corner Market during the class at the expense of individual students.

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(sold OUT) Frosting flowers and cupcakes

In this course students will learn the basics of cupcake decoration. Students will learn to fill cupcakes, coloring frosting, prepare piping bags. We will go over different techniques to create multi toned flower petals and leaves. We will cover piping rosettes, hydrangeas, the drop flower and pom poms. Students will decorate 6 cupcakes that they can bring home to enjoy.  

 

Beginner-Intermediate Level.
Cost: $35, includes all class materials.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market, 96 Congress Street Troy, NY 12180.


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Unicorn cakes: Basics of Cake Construction

Students will learn the basics of constructing a cake from start to finish, including proper leveling, filling and stacking layers, crumb coating and getting a flawless finish. Students will complete their project by adding a rainbow swirled mane, golden horn and ears to their unicorn cake. Each student will complete a 3 layer 6" cake to take home and enjoy.

 

 

Beginner-Intermediate Level.
Cost: $50, includes all class materials and cake.
Saturday, April 21, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY 12189


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Mermaid cupcakes & dingleHopper pops

In this class students will decorate 6 cupcakes and 6 cakepops in an underwater mermaid theme. Each student will fill their cupcakes and decorate the tops with icing and white chocolate mermaid tales. We'll work with fondant to make shells and starfish decorations. Each student will roll out dinglehopper cake pops and dip in chocolate and sprinkles.

 

Beginner-Intermediate Level.
Cost: $40, includes all class materials and cake
Saturday, April 28, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY 12189

 


Frida & Margaritas

 

In celebration of Cinco de Mayo this class students will decorate 6" three layer cake. Students will learn proper cake construction including leveling and stacking. We will use white chocolate to create edible chocolate flower bouquets and chocolate butterflies.

 

Intermediate Level.
Cost: $50, includes all class materials and cake.
Saturday, May 5, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY 12189


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Roses are Red...

(Piped Flowers course 1 of 3)

This class is all about buttercream roses. Students will learn to pipe realistic flowers using piping tools and simple buttercream. We will focus primarily on ribbon roses, the Wilton rose, the victory rose, the Vivian Rose, the English Rose, and rose buds. Students will take home 6 cupcakes piled high with floral sprays and bunches.

 

Intermediate Level
Cost: $40, includes all class materials and cake.
Saturday, May 19, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy


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(Availability limited)
Drippy Cakes, a chocoholics Dream

 

Students will decorate 6" cake from start to finish learning to level, fill and frosting their cakes properly. We will add a shiny chcocolate drip along the top and finish our cakes with homemade chocolate bark, cake pops, and chocolate cookies and a variety of colorful candys. 

 

Beginner-Intermediate Level.
Cost: $50, includes all class materials and cake.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY


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Violets are Blue...

(Piped Flowers Part II)

 

In this class students will work with royal icing and learn to make pansies, apple blossoms, violets and practice an intricately created basket weave pattern. We will also practice a color flow technique on sugar cookies to for a delicate designed dessert to take home. Students will take home all royal icing flowers and 6 sugar cookies.

Intermediate Level.
Cost: $35, includes all class materials and cookies.
Saturday, June 9, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY


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Daffodils and Daisies

(Piped Flowers III)

 

Students will continue working with royal icing to create daisies, daffodils and mums.  we will work on borders and piping techniques. We will complete a 6" cake covered in piped flowers that students cake bring home.

Intermediate Level.
Cost: $50, includes all class materials and cake.
Saturday, June 23, 2018 7:30pm-10:00pm
Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY

CAKE AND SIP!

Join us for our first series of cake decorating classes at Harrison's Corner Market 96 Congress Street Troy, NY. All classes include 2-2.5 hours of professional instruction, all decorating tools and materials. Students will take home a fully decorated dessert each class. Cake and frosting provided by Butter and Sugar Company. Tuition also includes a complimentary drink from a specialty selected drink menu provided by The Shop. A choice of red and white wines, beer or signature cocktail will be offered each class. Additional drinks can be purchased during the class. Must be 21 to drink. All call participants must be preregistered, no drop ins.

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Check all you plan to attend. Each class is $35-$50 and includes all tools and decorating materials, cake/ cupcakes/ cookies, and frosting. Each class also includes a complimentary glass of wine or handcrafted cocktail by the Shop. Additional drinks can be purchased throughout the class. Must be 21 to drink.