Wilton Four Week Courses & Project Classes

Course 1, Course 2 and Course 3 are being retired in December.  Please stay tuned for more information as to what’s new in January 2018 with Wilton classes!


Wilton’s courses are a wonderful way to get started with cake decorating.  You are taught the basics in buttercream, royal icing, and fondant. 

The Wilton instructors are all certified cake decorating instructors through Wilton and are up to date with current trends and techniques taking place with sugar art.

At this time the Wilton four week courses are exclusive to Joann Fabric and Craft Stores in the Lane County area. The Joann Fabric location in Eugene, Oregon is the only location you can register to take these classes. 

At the completion of each four week course you will receive a certificate of completion. The certificate is only to show that you attended the weekly classes. It not issued based on quality of work or success of the techniques taught and there is not a skills test to receive this. As long as you attend each week, you will receive your certificate the final night of the course. 

Joann Fabric currently has a two student registration minimum for all Wilton courses. 

You can register in person at the store, over the phone, or online for any of these courses.  The prices listed on this website are the base price and may be discounted at the time of registration due to a sale or Open House registration discount through Joann Fabric. 


Wilton Classes

  • Wilton For Week Courses

  • Course 1: Building Buttercream Skills

    • 4 Week Course $45.00

    In your first course with Wilton you will learn how to level, torte, fill and frost a cake. You will also work with cupcakes and learn how to fill them and create different ways to frost them.  You will also learn a variety of decorating techniques to decorate with, as well as a wide variety of borders to give your cake a beautiful and complete look.  

  • Course 2: Flowers and Cake Design

    • 4 Week Course $45.00

    In your second course you will learn how to work with Royal Icing and additional Butter Cream techniques. We will also review aspects of decorating like color theory and designing your cakes.

    Course 1 is heavily recommended as a prerequisite for this class with Wilton.

  • Course 3: Fondant and Gum Paste

    • 4 Week Course $45.00

    In your third course you will learn how to work with fondant and gum paste. By the fourth week you will have learned to make a bow, various basic flowers, paint on fondant and how to cover a cake in fondant.

    Course 1 and 2 are not mandatory to take prior to registering for Course 3.


  • Wilton Project Classes

  • Learn To Decorate A Cake

    • 2 Hour Class $35.00

    Learn the basics using decorating bags, plus round & star decorating tips. Decorating bags included, while supplies last. Requirements for this class: No experience. Supplies are required for this class, supply list will be provided to you at the time of registration.

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