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Overview

Creating realistic flowers is more attainable than ever once you master the art of gum paste. Embrace your inner florist as you learn to roll, thin, and furl petals to create a variety of wired and unwired flowers. You’ll also learn to imprint, vein, and color your arrangements for an incredible lifelike finish.

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You’ll learn: <li>Basics of gum paste, including preparation, handling, rolling, tinting and storing</li> <li>Use and care of essential decorating equipment</li> <li>Basic techniques including cutting, shaping and ruffling</li> <li>Advanced techniques including imprinting, texturizing and detailing</li> <li>How to make wired flowers and leaves including roses, gardenias, ranunculus, hibiscus, hydrangeas and orchids</li> <li>Use Color Dust™ and Pearl Dust™ to color and highlight your gum paste</li> <p></p> <p><b>Master Gum Paste</b></p> <p><span style="background-color: #FFFF00">This class will only be held at The Wilton School in Darien, IL (Chicagoland area). This is the only location that this class is available.</span></p> <p>To register, select a class date below and click the <u>REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</u> link, which will direct you to the Wilton School registration page.</p> <p><b>Tuition:<b> $325 | <b>Registration Fee: <b>$125</p> <p><b>Class time: <b>3:30 PM-7:00 PM (Standard Master Gum Paste) | 8:00 AM-4:30 PM (Weekend Master Gum Paste ONLY)</p> <p><b>Location: <b>The Wilton School, 7511 Lemont Rd, Darien, IL 60561</p> <p><b>Sessions: <b></p> <p>01/27/2020-01/30/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='012720'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=01/27/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>04/27/2020-04/30/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='042720'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=04/27/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>05/18/2020-05/21/2020 (SPANISH CLASS) <span data-toggle='modal' id='051820'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=05/18/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>06/08/2020-06/11/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='060820'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=06/08/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>07/13/2020-07/16/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='071320'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=07/13/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>09/14/2020-09/17/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='091420'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=09/14/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>WEEKEND MASTER GUM PASTE (October 3-4) <span data-toggle='modal' id='100320'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=10/03/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>11/02/2020-11/05/2020 <span data-toggle='modal' id='110220'onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=25&sVT=12&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000026&date=11/02/2020')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p><font size=”30”>Register for all 5 master classes and receive a 30% discount on tuition!</font> <p> Discount applies to tuition only, not registration fees. Other discounts and promotions do not apply to the Master Bundle. The 2020 Master Series Bundle includes: </p> <li>Master Piping</li> <li>Master Sugar Art</li> <li>Master Fondant</li> <li>Master Gum Paste</li> <li>Master Baking</li> <p> <p> <p>2019 Tuition:<b> $1960| <b>2019 Registration Fee: <b>$600 (discounts and promotions do not apply)</p> <p>2020 Tuition:<b> $2065| <b>2020 Registration Fee: <b>$675 (discounts and promotions do not apply)</p> <p> <p>Check out the <a href="http://www.wilton.com/learn/the-wilton-school/the-master-series/"target="_blank">Master Series Page</a> to learn more</p> <p> <p>Each student must register separately. Please do not purchase a class for multiple people under one account.</p> <p><a href="http://www.wilton.com/learn-wilton-school-classes/">RETURN TO CLASS SEARCH</a></p>