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Natural soap making

Duration: One day

Price: £125

Run by: Martin or Dawn
at Stable House

Clive Road

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About the Course

Held in workroom at The Garden Village, this is the perfect course to introduce yourself to the world of natural soap making. This full day workshop has been designed to be a fun and exciting way to learn the fundamental skills necessary to begin your journey and set you on the path to becoming a Master Soap Maker.

During this course you will learn how to make natural cold process soap combining new and traditional techniques. You will also learn how to make highly decorative glycerine based soap. This course covers a variety of connected topics including:

How to make Beautiful Natural Soap
How to use Essential Oils
How to calculate lye to fat SAP ratios
How to use Colours
How to prepare the Soap Mould
How to blend Vegetable Fats
How to prepare a Lye Solution
How to Super-Fat your Soap
How to use Botanicals

After completing this course you will possess the skills and confidence to make beautiful natural soaps for home, family and friends and also to advance to a higher level should you wish to.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

The course cost includes patient informed tuition by experienced instructors, all ingredients and materials plus use of equipment and utensils. Also included is a delicious lunch at one of the onsite restaurants and refreshments are freely available throughout the day.
You will also receive comprehensive course notes.

You will make 2 kilos of your own beautiful natural soap with a retail value of over £80, which is yours to keep and enjoy.

Soap making can be a messy business so please dress appropriately including comfortable shoes.

Contact us for group discounts.

Both fun and educational this is a great course to attend on your own or with a group of friends. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment

Vegetable Ingredients - Suitable for Vegans

All workshops are held in our ground floor classroom and there is no limited disabled access currently available.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 29th June 2019
Saturday 13th July 2019
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups