In what might just turn out to be an addictive new craft—this course will cover the basics of cold process soap-making for the beginner.
Starting with a presentation of the basic equipment needed (most of which may already be found in the kitchen) and how to safely handle caustic substances, we introduce the basic ingredients and techniques needed to make our first batch of soap. Much like making a cake, we find out how easy and fun it is to make soap, and how perfect homemade soap is for gifting to family and friends.
At the end of the course, we will be able to take home our first batch to complete the “curing process” (which should be firm enough to un-mold after 24-36 hours).
Friendly, comfortable and well lit environment
Small group to enable individual tuition
All tools and materials/equipment and ingredients are provided
Generous table space
Clear information and examples as well as a resource guide to take home
Suitable for ages 15 and upwards
The course focus is always on fun and friendly creativity with lots of personal tuition.
Class sizes will be limited to enable individual tuition so please get in touch soon to book your place.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
You don’t need to bring anything with you as all tools ingredients and safety equipment will be provided.
REFRESHMENTS: Hot and cold refreshments will be provided before and after the course, although once the discussion ends and combination of ingredients begins, we will be focused on our soap making
The course cost includes ingredients, use of tools and safety equipment
10:30am to 12:30pm
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