FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where do your classes take place?
I give my bread making lessons in the kitchen of my home in Cardiff. There will only every be a maximum of four people in the class, so it's a very sociable experience day, with lunch or refreshments thrown in for many of the sessions.
Are you easy to get to?
Bread making classes take place in the kitchen of my home in Junction Terrace, Radyr, Cardiff. There is ample free parking on Junction Terrace and I am just across the road from Radyr train station. Buses also run regularly from the city centre along the main road through Radyr, just above Junction Terrace, so whether you're in Carmarthen or Bristol, Gloucester or Brecon, I'm easy to get to!
Do I need to bring anything with me?
My bread making classes are designed for beginners and everything is provided for you to learn to make artisan bread. The only things you need to bring with you are your hands and a bag to take your bread home in!
What bread will I make?
In my classes we make the easiest breads to make for beginners. That means simple flours, easy to obtain ingredients, the kind of things you will find in your local shops or in your store cupboard. Once you've mastered a few simple techniques, you'll be baking wonderful artisan bread!
Are your classes for beginners?
My bread making classes are for beginners, so you don't need any experience either in baking or cooking generally. I'll show you some simple steps and techniques and you will soon be able to make artisan bread.
How easy is it to make bread in your class?
I'll show you some of the easiest bread you can make as a beginner. Easy to master techniques, simple ingredients, but no compromise on flavour, style and range! You'll learn how to make a wonderful artisan loaf with just ten minutes' work.
Do you make artisan bread?
I'll show you in a few easy steps how to make artisan bread - there is no special machinery, equipment or ingredients involved. Everything we do in the class you will be able to do in your own kitchen when you go home using flour and other ingredients you will be able to buy in your local shop.
Do I need to have any experience in making bread to join one of your classes?
My classes will show you how to make the easiest bread for beginners, so you don't need to have done any baking at all, or even any general cooking. You'll leave my kitchen ready and able to bake your own artisan bread!