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The joy of creating artisan food! Learn bread making from artisan bakers and and cheese-making from this country's finest cheese-makers. Enjoy cupcake and cake decorating courses with master bakers and sugar-crafters. Browse artisan food craft courses and workshops across the UK.

£75
Cumbria
Click through top left hand link to our own website to see remaining 2017 Quirky courses and by using the 'keep me posted' icon you will receive the new 2018 course list when it is released in early November. Many of our early courses get booked up for Christmas presents. Our Bread workshops are always very productive - Gillian will explain over our morning coffee the importance of the various ingredients, dried yeast versus fresh,...
£65
West Midlands
Learn how to make incredibly realistic sugar flowers to put on cakes. There is practically no flower you can't make, although the most popular ones are roses, peonies, lilies and orchids. They are suitable for all celebration cakes and can also be made from non-edible cold porcelain for home decoration purposes. I am a two times Gold award winner from Cake International, NEC for floral arrangements I am passionate about my craft and really enjoy...
£85
Devon
On this course you will learn how to: -level, crumb coat & ice your cake with a professional finish -how to work with & colour sugar paste -how to make a variety of festive decorations and bows -make festive models -do decorative piped detailing You will also have a chance to discuss handy hints and tips in a relaxed environment while learning. All Courses are in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with a maximum of...
£395
Devon
Enjoy two days of expert, hands-on, bread-making tuition on an all-inclusive weekend's stay at The Artisan Bakery School. The School is in a 300-year old cottage in the village of Sparkwell. It lies within easy reach of both Dartmoor and the stunning South Devon coast, making it also an ideal location for non-baking partners (who only pay £165). This is a great opportunity to develop your artisan bread-making skills, or try your hand at pizza,...
£65
Shropshire - Next course on 25th August 2018
Classic Condiments Course at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm An explorative day looking at how oil, vinegar and salt come into play to make wonderful preserves that can liven up the store cupboard. You will make: Garden Pesto, harissa paste, herb oil, shrried plum sauce, lovage mustard and traditional barbeque sauce. Tutor: Sara-Jane Brough Please wear suitable clothing for your course. Accommodation If you are considering staying overnight or attending the course as part of...
£45
Devon
On this course you will learn how to: -top your cupcakes with buttercream and sugar paste to a professional standard -work with and colour sugar & modelling paste -make festive models and other decorations by hand including roses -use cutters to create beautiful decorations You will also have a chance to discuss handy hints and tips in a relaxed environment while learning. All Courses are in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with a maximum of...
£65
Shropshire - Next course on 3rd November 2018
Christmas in a Jar at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm. Winter preserving is usually undertaken with Christmas in mind, and using up the last of the orchard and vegetable bounty. Spend a lovely day creating wonderful Christmas inspired preserves that will liven up your Christmas store cupboard or be given as handmade gifts. There are two dates for this course in 2018, participants can come to either or both. 3rd November: Cranberry and apple cheese,...
£90
Shropshire
Breadmaking course at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm. Join us for a day of breadmaking and learn how to make loaves to be proud of! You will try out a range of dough making techniques to make savoury and sweet loaves. One of your loaves will be baked in the wood-fired bread oven in the farm’s Bailiff’s Cottage. You will leave with the bread you have made and a booklet of bread making advice and...
£85
East Sussex
A day in the woods foraging your materials and using stone-age tools to learn specific bushcraft skills. On offer is wild fire-making, wild cordage (string) and bone needle-making. Empowering, creative, skills for life... you'll find all the details on our website courses calendar page, via the button above. We aim to give you a satisfying learning experience as well as an enjoyable time away from it all. To support you in getting the most from...
£85
Northamptonshire
Learn the tools and techniques needed to create a rose corsage using cold porcelain paste with award winning artisan sugar flower artist Jill Tisbury. No firing is required so you will leave with your finished item. Workshop dates are currently available for Saturdays, Sundays or Mondays. Contact me if you have a specific date in mind. Great experience day for bridal parties and mums and bride days.