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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,...
£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...
£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 using different flours and learn how to shape your dough into loaves, rolls and Mediterranean breads. 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...
£85
East Sussex - Next course on 14th April 2018
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 under 'courses' on our website, 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 your...
£135
Devon
Sourdough bread is becoming increasingly popular, for the very good reason that it tastes as amazing as it looks, and it hugely beneficial effects on your digestive system. Contrary to popular belief, it doesn't even have to taste 'sour'. It is a natural, wild yeast leaven that can be used to create a huge range of tastes. The Artisan Sourdough & Rye Day is a hands-on workshop devoted to learning how to: * Manage consistently...
£65
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.
£65
Northamptonshire
Spend a relaxing, craft filled day learning the techniques needed to create a beautiful, delicate sugar rose with award winning artisan sugar artist Jill Tisbury. 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.