If you're planning to make your own wedding cake (or asking your mother to do so) then now is the time to book your - or her - place on a course. Little Venice Cake Company have just announced the 2011 Wedding Cake Masterclass dates and since places are limited, you call should call 020 7486 5252 now to secure a spot.

On the two-day intensive course, you will be taught by Queen of Cakes, Mich Turner, sugar craft and hand piping techniques so you can create your own dream wedding cake. After you've mastered the skill of making edible flowers, pearls and ribbons, you'll be given a free rein to decorate your wedding cake. At the end of the course, you'll leave with your finished creation which will keep for up to 9 months...oh, and a massive sense of satisfaction.

Wedding Cake Masterclass dates:
* 10am - 5pm on Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th January 2011

* 10am - 5pm on Saturday 5th - Sunday 6th March 2011

Priced £875 for each two-day intensive course. Visit www.LVCC.co.uk for more details.