Create a beautiful variety of handmade soaps with food grade oils & lye plus your choice of herbs, essential oils (or phthalate free fragrances), colorants, clays, butters, exfoliating nutrients, oats, honey...so many choices. You will learn a soap making method that is safe, efficient, & fun!
The soap making basics will be presented in a simple and user-friendly hands-on method. Saturday: Watch, learn & create. You will pour your raw soap into molds. Sunday: Unmold & behold your bars of soap! Then make more soap to take home and unmold on Monday. This fun filled & upbeat weekend promises to make your holiday gift giving a breeze.
Leave with 6-8 lbs of soap, optional supplies to make more at home, and soap making confidence for life!
Time: Saturday & Sunday, 1:00-4:00pm
Location: Green Girl Basics @ The Goat Farm; please meet at The Warhorse Coffee shop at 12:45 on Saturday.
About the Instructor:
Colleen started making handmade soap in 1999, sparked by a love of nature and essential oils, an urge to create beautiful and practical gifts, and a desire to use and promote cruelty-free products without harsh chemicals found in commercial body products. With a desire to make original formulations, she started studying chemistry, aromatherapy, herbs, properties of oils, and FDA requirements. Colleen now makes natural soap and bath & body products under the Green Girl Basics LLC name.