Professional Diploma Module – Sugar Flowers

An essential 5 day Professional Diploma Module in making beautiful Sugar Flowers and Bouquets for Floral cake designs.

Mon 8th – Fri 12th April 2019


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You can choose to partake in just one individual Diploma module and receive a ‘Rosalind Miller The Studio’ Diploma Module Certificate of Excellence OR complete the full five modules to receive your Master Diploma Certification. 

Renowned for her show-stopping floral cake creations, Rosalind has written this course to share with you with everything you need to know to be able to confidently make beautiful sugar flowers. You’ll learn many commercial techniques completely bespoke to Rosalind, whilst gaining the confidence to work with the key materials and equipment needed for sugar flowers. Whilst the flowers are taught in our signature style, the skills and processes can be applied to a wide variety of other complex and realistic flowers.

Not only will you learn a stunning selection of sugar flowers, but you’ll also have technical demonstrations on how to design with sugar flowers and safely attach them to your cake in a variety of styles.

You’ll also be able to take a tour of our professional cake design studio and kitchen (conveniently located next to the classroom), you’ll also meet Rosalind and the team for Q&A where you can ask any cake questions you may have.


What you will learn:

The Techniques

  • How to work confidently with flower paste.
  • A guide to the essential tools and how to use them for making sugar flowers.
  • How to make wired petals using our quick and easy technique.
  • How to make ‘pulled’ flowers, without the use of cutters.
  • How to assemble the various elements of the wired flowers together.
  • How to make wired and veined leaves.
  • How to realistically colour your flowers and foliage using edible dusts.
  • How to safely and securely arrange your sugar flowers onto a cake in different designs.
  • How to design and decorate your cake with sugar flowers.

The Flowers

  • Sweetpeas
  • Wisteria
  • Hydrangea
  • Anemones
  • Stephanotis
  • Fantasy Flowers
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Freesias
  • Old English Roses (David Austen Roses)
  • Tea Roses
  • Briar Roses
  • Open and closed Peonies
  • Moth and Cattleya Orchids
  • Leaves and Foliage


What you will take home:

Upon completion of this module you will receive a ‘Rosalind Miller – The Studio’ Diploma Module Certificate of Excellence

  • Your full collection of beautiful sugar flowers
  • A dummy cake decorated with a selection of your beautifully styled sugar flowers.


*Please note, the images are for illustrative purposes only and you won’t recreate the exact image during the class, but you will create elements shown in all of the images.


Max students: 10

Skill level: Beginner or Intermediate


  • Price: £995.00 incl. VAT


Timings: 10.30am – 5.00pm (with 30 mins – 1 hour for lunch). Please note, the class may run over depending on the speed of the group on the day.


Booking Conditions: Unfortunately we cannot issue a refund on any class or course bookings. If you wish to book onto a different class or course this may be possible in some circumstances and transfers will be at the discretion of Rosalind Miller Cakes. We reserve the right to cancel a class or course under certain circumstances, including if we do not have the minimum number of students booked onto the class. In the unlikely event that we have to cancel a class or course we will offer a full refund for the cost of the class or the course, or a transfer to another class of the same price. We will endeavour to advise you as far in advance as possible if we need to cancel a class.


Additional information

Select Date

Sugar Flowers – 8th to 12th April 2019

Classroom Location

Unit C, Ground Floor,
Emperor House, Dragonfly Place,
London, UK SE4 2FL

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