After a brief theory and safety instruction, you'll dive right into soap making. I will guide you in making your own soap, with the scents you choose. Topics covered during the theory session, are: • What is soap? • History of soap(making) • Which ways are there to make soap? • What do you need for soapmaking? • Making soap safely • Making soap according to the Cold Process Method • Using the soap calculator
I am already making soaps since a few years, after getting interested in minimalism, zero waste, homesteading and similar topics. Since I like to promote a sustainable, environmental friendly lifestyle by teaching people how to make soap, the artisanal way... The way is has already been made for nearly 5,000 years.
I'll provide safety glasses and gloves to minimize the risk of injury. During the workshop there will be coffee, tea, water,…
The workshop is being organized in my soap workshop, where there is place for a maximum of six persons simultaneously. So, I keep groups small. This allows me to provide maximum assistance during the hands-on soapmaking sessions.
Artisanal Soap Making Workshop