New Zealand Community Education Centres

Jelly Art - 3D Cakes

Join the latest craze and make and take home a beautiful 3D Jelly Cake in a completely hands-on session. All ingredients provided.

Description

A one-session course which will instruct you how to make a 3D Jelly Art Cake with jelly flower decorations. You’ll learn more about Vietnamese jelly art made from jelly powder and agar seaweed powder, which are organic and vegetarian-friendly.

As well as being beautiful little works of art, 3D jelly art cakes can be an interesting dessert for family and friends and can add to your store of cake-decorating skills.

 By the end of the workshop, you’ll be able to:

  • Clarify the differences between the jelly powder, agar powder used in making Vietnamese Jelly Art in contrast to the gelatine powder used popularly for making jelly
  • Apply the techniques to make the crunchy base, the flexible clear jelly layer for 3D art cake creation and milk/jelly syrup
  • Follow tips to colour the jelly, flowers and create your own 3D jelly shapes
  • Feel confident to use the provided tool set and recipes to make your own beautiful 3D Jelly cakes

All ingredients provided but bring a dinner plate or cake box to take your cake home. 

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".