Spring Suds: Cold Process Soap Making

The practical art of soap making has been around for centuries. Handmade natural soap offers the benefit of skin-nourishing ingredients without the use of harsh chemicals. When combined with the beautiful aromas of essential oils, a bar of handmade soap will make your beauty ritual even more satisfying.

In this 4 hour intensive workshop, you will learn the steps and procedures to master natural handmade soap using the cold process method. We will guide you in proper safety precautions as well as formulating soap recipes. Students will leave with two bars of soap.

Topics covered include:

What is cold process soap
Safety Precautions when working with lye
Selecting the right ingredients
How to utilize a lye calculator
How to use essential oils to customize your soap