Now OFFERING Buttercream Icing classes

Join us for a fun class of learning how to decorate sugar cookies at Sweet Themes Bakery


This course is an introduction to the basic art of decorative cookies using either Royal Icing or Buttercream Icing so no decorating experience is needed. For each class, Sweet Themes Bakery supplies all necessary tools and equipment for participants use. Everything will be set up, ready to go and we’ll do all the clean-up at the end of the class. The cookies will feature each participant’s own creative designs plus their choice of additional design embellishments.  BONUS: one class participant will be drawn to win a $25 Sweet Themes Bakery Gift Certificate.


Class Dates for Buttercream Icing Classes:

  • Sunday, March 22nd  – Easter Cookies –  (11:00 am to 1:30 pm)
    • Royal Icing Cookies
    • ADULTS only class (18+ years or older)
  • Sunday, March 29th  – Easter Cookies –  (11:00 am to 1:30 pm)
    • Butter Cream Icing Cookies
    • Class is for EVERYONE and OPEN to Kids 8 to 13 years (must be accompanied by a paying adult)

Class Information:

  • All decorating classes will be at Sweet Themes Bakery.
  • The class fee is $85 for 2.5 hours.
  • Classes are limited to 4-person minimum with a maximum of 12 students.
  • Registration is for one class participant only and cannot be shared with another participant.
  • Registration is on a first-come first-served basis; no waiting lists.
  • Participants may bring a snack and/or beverage, however no food or beverage is allowed at the decorating table(s).
  • Participants 13 to 17 years are welcome to attend any class unless otherwise noted.
  • A paying adult must accompany participants under 13 and at least 8. Children under 8 may only attend classes designated for their age. Children must be able to pay attention and follow along with the project. If parents attend they must pay for a place in class.
  • Classes are offered only on Sunday since the bakery is closed for walk-in retail customers, therefore there won’t be any interruptions. We do not offer evening classes during the week.

Class Details:

  • Each participant will receive 12 themed pre-baked sugar cookies ready to decorate plus a box to take decorated cookies home.
  • Depending on the Season or Holiday, 3 to 4 different cookie shapes will be offered – total of 12 cookies.
  • Participants will get to take home the 3 to 4 different cookie cutter shapes used for the cookies, recipes, practice tracing sheet along with a goody bag of sprinkles/decorations used in the class.

Class Content:

  • This is a decorating class only – no baking or icing preparation involved.
  • Learn how to properly fill, hold, and use the icing bag.
  • Participants will learn many techniques for decorating cookies using either Royal Icing or Buttercream Icing.
    • Royal Icing – icing consistency, outlining, flooding, wet on wet, marbling and several other techniques and decorating tips.
    • Buttercream Icing – icing consistency, outline, filling, and several other techniques and decorating tips.
  • Discuss how to dry, store, individually package cookies and the shelf life of decorated sugar cookies.

Class Preparation:

  • Wear casual clothing you can easily move around in and wear comfortable closed-toe shoes.
  • Hair should be pulled back.
  • You may bring an apron to protect your clothing.
  • If street parking isn’t available in front of the bakery, there is additional parking in our back parking lot behind our brick building.
  • Please use the courtyard side door to enter the bakery.

Class Registration and Cancellation:

  • The class is not confirmed until payment has been received.
  • Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • No refunds or credits will be issued for cancellations or no show to class.
  • Sweet Themes Bakery reserves the right to cancel or reschedule classes if minimum class size is not met of 4 participants.
  • Classes with less than 4 registrations will be moved to another date. A 48-hour notice will be given when a class date needs to be moved.
  • Inclement weather: if in the event class(es) need to be cancelled due to weather or power outage, the class(es) will be rescheduled for a different day or participants may choose a future class instead.


  • Please fill out an order form for each participant. (PLEASE include participants AGE ONLY if participant is under 14 years)
  • Price: $85.00
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    ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE: I understand that the class is 2.5 hours long. I can show up 15 minutes prior to the start and can stay 15 minutes after the class ends. CLASS DURATION: The class will start on-time. If you arrive late, the length of the class will not be extended. INSTRUCTOR: I understand that there is one instructor per class. There is not one on one instruction, however, the instructor will try her best to assist you when needed.
    Once your payment is confirmed, tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable. No refunds or credits will be issued for cancellations or no show to class.