Leigh Koh Peart

cake decorating instructor

Based in
Hampstead, Greater London, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Bethnal Green, Hackney, Hampstead, Islington, North London, South London, Stoke Newington
Leigh Koh Peart | cake decorating instructor

Make an enquiry Phone: 07754069654

Craft Cakes is located in North London and we specialise in custom cakes and desserts for weddings, christenings, birthdays and anniversaries, as well as corporate events.

All our cakes are one-of-a-kind and lovingly hand-crafted to add that unique sparkle to life’s happy occasions.


Leigh left a career in advertising and events back in her native Singapore and went to culinary school in New York City to pursue her dream.

After graduating, she worked with New York’s reknown cake designer Ron-Ben Israel, where she developed her skills for creating exquisitely-styled wedding and celebration cakes.

She moved to London in January 2009 and worked as a pastry chef at Michelin-starred Mayfair restaurant Sketch before starting Craft Cakes in July 2010.

When asked what she finds most fulfilling about making this drastic switch of careers, she replies ”Being able to put a smile on the faces of complete strangers with the cakes and pastries I create, it makes me love what I do.”

Group Classes

Beginner's Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Colour and pipe buttercream swirls, make fondant flowers and decorate cupcakes with assorted glitter and confetti in this 2-hour workshop. Price includes recipes, baking tips and a box of cupcakes to take home.

Book online here:http://www.craft-cakes.co.uk/?ha_events=beginners-cupcake-decorating-fondant-floral-cupcakes-islington-2

It's a: 
Madam Chi
187 Upper Street, Islington, N1, London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Thursday, 9th February 2012, 7pm to 9pm

Celebration Cake Decorating Workshop

Learn to decorate and get to take home a beautifully decorated 6 inch cake after this session! Learn to cover a cake with fondant, create beautiful fondant flowers and practice royal icing techniques. You will also pick up tips and tricks to create a professional-looking finish! Price includes a 6” cake to take home.

Please book online here: http://www.craft-cakes.co.uk/?ha_events=celebration-cake-decorating-islington

It's a: 
Madam Chi
187 Upper Street, Islington, N1 , London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Thursday, 23rd February 2012, 7pm to 9pm


Freelance Cake Decorating Instructor

List of group workshops and private workshops taught include: Cupcake decorating, cake decorating, biscuit decorating, macaron making, children's workshops, cake pops making, sugarcraft workshops.

Apr 2010

Pastry Chef

Pastry Chef, Sketch (Mayfair, London), 1 Michelin Star Restaurant.

Jan 2009 - Apr 2010

Educational history

Diploma in Pastry Arts & Baking, Diploma in Culinary Management

August, 2007 - June, 2008
Institute of Culinary Education, New York City


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.


A non-refundable 50% deposit is required to confirm your cake orders, private workshops and party bookings.

Full upfront payment is required to confirm your booking for public group workshops.

Make an enquiry Phone: 07754069654

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