Course Provider: Boo Cottage Botanicals
Contact Name: Nichola Penn
Telephone: 07510 990257
Hillview Industrial Estate
Course Length: 2 1/2 hrs
5 star rating, 4 reviewers.
Learn the traditional art of soap making in our kitchen at the foot of the beautiful Quantock Hills in Somerset.
If you have ever wondered how natural soap was made, then our introductory workshop is the one for you! We have put together this short course to give you an introduction to soap making; both the ingredients and the process involved.
On the day you will:
Learn a brief history of soap making
Learn about the different soap making techniques available to the DIY soaper
Get to know the characteristics and skin benefits of various plant oils
Learn the basics of blending essential oils and blend your own unique scent
Make a batch of your own natural soap using the traditional 'cold process' method
The workshop will run either from 10am - 12.30pm or from 1.30pm - 4.00pm and you will take your soap home with instructions to cut and cure until it is ready to use.
What's included in the price?
All tools and ingredients are included.
Refreshments will be provided; please let us know of any dietary requirements at the time of booking.
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