New Crafts: Soapmaking

An informative and practical workshop – explore the history of soap, its ingredients and make a batch to take home.

This workshop will cover the history of soap and look at ingredients that go in to handmade artisan soap. We will learn about the oils and butters that make the best soaps and what essential oils add to soap. There will then be a soap making demonstration followed by the opportunity to make your own batch of artisan soap, made with the best ingredients and your choice of essential oils.

Please bring with you a pair of rubber gloves, an apron and an old towel or small blanket.


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