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Sugarcraft – Flowers & Foliage

This course is designed both for beginners, who would like to learn how to create a selection of flowers and foliage for cake decorating, or for improvers as a progression route. You will learn how to make roses, carnations, filler flowers and foliage and arrange them into sprays for cake decorations, using different techniques. In learning how to make flowers you will learn to observe closely real flowers and foliage to see how they are constructed as well as how they grow. Each term you will make sprays/arrangements with a selection of flowers and foliage of the season. You will learn about different food colours and how to use them, about how to work flower paste and how to store both flowers and paste.

For further information about this course please contact Paignton Adult & Community Learning on 01803 540770 or email aclpaignton@southdevon.ac.uk

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Course fees
Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks 19-23 Fee 19+ Fee  
AL9H551PDN VP University 15/JAN/18 - 26/MAR/18 MON 19:00 - 21:00 10 £77.50
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FC Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
T2 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
T3 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
19+ Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.

“I began at the College studying functional skills in English and Maths, before progressing to Painting and Decorating courses. It’s been great to progress through the levels as I learn new skills every day, and I can’t wait to begin my career.”Gemma Harvey

Adult and Community Learning – Paignton

This course is available at our Paignton Campus. We provide a vast range of Adult and Community Learning courses that enable you to try something new and recreational. Our provision is delivered at various locations for your convenience in Brixham, Paignton, Newton Abbot and Torquay.

If you would like to contact us out-of-hours, please email or leave a message on our answer phone service. We will respond to your enquiry as soon as possible.

Opening Times
Term time
Monday – Thursday
09:30 – 16:30 and 18:15 – 20:30

Friday
09:30 – 16:30

Vantage Point,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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