Cold Processed Soap Basics : March 4th, 2017 10am to 2pm total of 4 hours
Instructor: Steve Bloom
During this class students will learn the following:
- History of Soap Making
- Safety precautions
- Overview of Equipment
- Silicone vs making your own molds
- The Base Oils
- Using Lye
- Essential vs Fragrant Oils
- The process
This is a hands on class, and as part of the class fee you will be provided the following:
The class will learn about the process, the ingredients, equipment and safety precautions and then will make a batch of soap. Students will also develop a packaging or labeling for wrapping the soap. You will go home with a 2 pound loaf of soap which will need to be cut within 1 week, and cured for several weeks. We will also discuss wrapping and packaging the soap.
Cost: $45.00 and please bring an apron or smock.