From first attending a night school in Cake Decorating in 1979, followed up by an advanced course and with the encouragement of the tutor, then led to a two year part-time course at Brooklands Technical College, Weybridge, Surrey, to take:

CITY AND GUILDS OF LONDON INSTITUTE IN DESIGN AND DECORATION OF FLOUR CONFECTIONARY

With the success of achieving 3 overall Distinctions, a third year Exhibition course followed resulting in the following achievements. I went self-employed in 1986.