In-person course
in Hindringham, Fakenham

Soap Making for Beginners

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Description

The workshops are held in the Aroma Natural farmhouse kitchen near the wonderful North Norfolk coast in Hindringham. This workshop is ideal for beginners. One to One personal tuition is offered on this course so I can give you my full attention for the day while you make wonderful, handmade soap. I want each person to have a memorable day so we start the morning with a coffee/tea and chat so we can all get to know each other and relax. I can also arrange workshops for you and your friends or family on a day suitable to us both, which can be a free Saturday or week day. Please select 'message the tutor' to contact me in advance of booking. In the morning : We will talk about the history of soap making followed by : - Basics chemistry of soap making including lye - Talk about different oils/butters that can be used for making soap - A brief talk on formulating your own recipe and how to ensure your soap works for your type of skin. This will include learning about the INS value of oils/butters and why it is so important - We will learn about essential oils and how they can be used in therapeutic ways - Learn how to line a mould - Health and safety needed to make cold pressed soap A light lunch will be provided - please let me know any allergies. In the afternoon we will : - Weigh out our ingredients - Learn all about trace in soap making - Make your very own soap - 5-8 bars - Learn about insulating and gel stage - Learn about curing soap - Decorating, cutting and storing your soap - Wrapping and packaging your soap - Where to buy ingredients - Booklet on 'Making Your Own Soap' Have lots of fun For those who can not travel to North Norfolk this course can be done in the comfort of your own home with our Online Soap Making Course using informational tutorials and complete video help. Enrol by going to our website and following the link.

What's included in the price?

I will provide all your requirements for the day, all you need to bring is a packed lunch.

Duration

1 day (flexible times to suit)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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Aroma Natural

with Craft Courses since 2015

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Having formulated, made and sold my own skincare products for many years I now concentrate on teaching others to do the same. I will teach you to make your own soap, skincare and perfume and for anyone wishing to start their own business I will guide you through every stage from formulating, making, being legal, branding and marketing and making a profit. I teach in the comfort of my own home in the amazing countryside of North Norfolk. I also offer one to one workshops for those who prefer it.

Venue

Lower Green Farm, 56 Moorgate Road, Hindringham, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0PT

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Romantic
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Christmas
  • Easter
  • Mother's Day
  • Parking provided
  • School holiday workshops & activities
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