Soap Making 101 - Beginning Cold Process Soap Making
Have you always wanted to make your own soaps, but just didn't know where to start? Well, look no further we're here to teach you exactly what you need to become a SOAPstar!
In Soap making 101 you'll learn how to make your own natural soaps the whole family can enjoy. You'll learn the history of soap making, how to properly use lye, oils used to make a great bar of soap, the saponification process, and the tools of the trade. We'll teach basic lab safety for manufacturing cold process soap as well as the process of creating a soap recipe your skin will love.
This class is ideal for beginners who want a better understanding of soapmaking. You'll receive step by step directions with hands on learning allowing each participant to jump right in to enjoy the soap making experience. After taking the class you will have the skills necessary to design your own recipes and be prepared for advanced soap making lessons.
We'll work together in the class with each participant taking home 1 pound of soap to cure and use at a later date. The class size is a maximum of 10 people to allow each participant time with the instructor and ensure safety rules are understood and followed. To help each student become SOAPSTARS your take home kit will include safety literature, cold process soap making instructions, more beginning soap making formulas, and other soap making resources.
Location: Kupcakerie located at 2781 Main Street, East Point, GA 30344
Prerequisite: You must be 18 years old or accompanied by your parent to enroll or participate in this class. Please wear or bring a long sleeved shirt, long pants, and closed toe shoes to class (NO SANDALS). This class is a prerequisite for our more skilled soap making classes where you will actually make your own individual batch of soap as well as more advanced techniques.