Learn the fundamentals of Traditional Soap Making in this "hands on" workshop where you will learn the techniques, ingredients and equipment needed to make your own sudsy bars. We will touch on some "fun science" (the backbone of soap making), the differences in ingredients, soap making methods and techniques to then create your own custom bars. Participants will mix, customize and mold your own bars to take home over 2 lbs or 14 bars, along with a complete handout covering all topics learned and a Bonus suppliers list.
A $75 material fee is payable on class night to the instructor - all supplies and handouts included.
Participants must wear long sleeves, closed toe shoes. Safety Glasses, Gloves and Aprons are provided.
Classes are all on Wednesday evenings from 7-9:30pm at John F. Ross High School 21 Meyer Drive, Guelph, Ontario.
Only 8 participants per class allowing for lots of one on one instruction and classes do fill quickly.
Visit Interest & Leisure Course Guides through the Upper Grand District School Board to register in Guelph.
Winter/Spring 2018 Guelph Dates:
Jan 24, Feb 7, March 21, April 25, May 16, June 20
***Those that have taken the Introductory Soapmaking class will be invited to participate in the Advanced Soapmaking classes. In these classes we will make one 2+ lb batch using Beer or Goats Milk. This will be by invitation only.
*** A NEW Workshop using Colourants will be announced soon !
If you have any questions please contact me directly below.