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Returning to Handcrafted

Until the early 1980s almost every bathroom had a few bars of soap… commercially made, bought in bulk from the grocery store.  TV commercials advocated virtues to using these bars of soap, and fed us a myth that if we used that soap we would 

Featured Gallery- Ginko Gallery

  Ginko Gallery is located in the heart of Oberlin, Ohio at 19 South Main Street Here is the history of the shop: Three fiber artists in search of a supportive work environment started this gallery and studio in 1997. One of the original founders, 

Shaving Soap – Returning to an old tradition

There is a trend toward practices of the past, among which is the return of the art of shaving, involving a brush, a bar of shave soap and a mug or vessel to hold the soap. There are hidden benefits to this chemical free method of shaving including extending the life of your razor.