Learn from Nicky

Nicky offers both private and group classes at her kitchen in Helston, Cornwall.

Classes are suitable for beginners to advanced levels and cover a wide range of skills from chocolate making, chocolate sculpture, cake decoration and sugarcraft.

Macaron demo

Tuesday 20th June 2023

Half day 9am - 12pm  Helston, Cornwall

Nicky has been making Macarons since 2008 and in the time has perfected her skill in this challenging craft.

In this morning course, she will run through the process from start to finish using her preferred Italian Meringue method.

  • Macaronage
  • Piping
  • Drying
  • Baking
  • Filling
  • Storage

You will come away with some really solid practical skills, a recipe card to make your own as well as some Macarons made on the course.


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Tuesday 11th April 2023

Half day 9am - 12pm  Helston, Cornwall

In this morning course Nicky will show you how to work with coloured cocoa butter to paint chocolate moulds.

You will make filled chocolate pralines with your newly acquired skills, with Nicky demonstrating how to temper chocolate, make a ganache to fill the moulds and successfully "top off".

You will leave the course with the practical knowledge to work with cocoa butter colours succesfully and of course your very own chocolates to take home.

The skills learnt on this course can also be applied to many applications including cakes and other chocolate products and art pieces.

If you are interested in this topic but can't make the current course dates, Nicky will be adding more dates throughout the year. Please keep an eye on the website, or so that you don't miss any follow her on Instagram, Facebook or subscribe to the newsletter for news on further courses.

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