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Sugar Flowers: Out of the Box!

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Make custom arrangements surprisingly fast and budget-friendly. Transform pre-made sugar flowers into breathtaking blooms and sprays.

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including recipes
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Nicholas Lodge
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Transform simple, ready-made sugar flowers into simply fabulous arrangements with sugar artist Nicholas Lodge as your guide. Start by learning how to disassemble pre-made flower sprays so you can personalize them. Next, bring your flowers to life as you create realistic effects with shading, dusting and food color pens. You'll also learn to add more than a glimmer of glamour to create fantasy flowers with sparkling embellishments, ombré effects, bejeweled flower centers and more! Then, Nicholas will teach you to easily assemble everything from simply sophisticated sprays to over-the-top arrangements. Plus, get tips for attaching your arrangements, creating stylish accents with pressed sugar techniques and pricing your work.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Pre-Made Sugar Flower Basics
Meet master sugar artist Nicholas Lodge, and gain confidence working with sugar flowers. Nicholas shares his expert advice on handling and disassembling pre-made flower sprays, which gives you the freedom to create new arrangements. Plus, learn how to embellish white petals with subtle base colors.
2. Enhancements & Embellishments
3. Ribbons & Jewels
4. Arranging Small Sprays
5. Arranging Large Sprays
6. Pressed Sugar Elements
7. Presentation & Pricing

Taught by

Nicholas Lodge
Nicholas Lodge
Nicholas Lodge is one of the top instructors in the current generation of sugarcraft artists. The author of numerous books, Nicholas teaches and demonstrates his unique skills around the world. Over the years his teaching tours have taken him to 26 countries. He is internationally known not only for his unique skills in sugar art, but also for the quality of his demonstrations and classes, at which he inspires enthusiasm in everyone who attends. He is also a popular judge for sugar art events around the globe. A native Brit, Nicholas founded the International Sugar Art Collection school near Atlanta, Georgia, where he teaches his signature sugar flower classes. His product line, the International Sugar Art Collection, features more than 400 specialized tools and piece of equipment. ISAC boasts a sister school in Tokyo, Japan, where Nicholas spends 16 weeks of the year teaching. He also spends time in Chicago, where he is a regular instructor at the prestigious French Pastry School's L'Art de Gateau program.

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