Intro to Soap Making
Instructor: Seth Shafer of Shafer Springs Farm
3 hours, Friday 9-12
Learn the art of soap making on our working farm, with students making their very own batch of cold-process soap.
All materials are included in the class fee and students get a 1 lb. silicone soap mold that is theirs to keep, which they’ll use to make their batch of soap.
The focus of the class is on the cold-process method of making soap but we’ll discuss hot-process soap and melt-and-pour soap as well.
We’ll learn about the different properties of common oils and other ingredients used in soap making as well as the best places to buy oils, butters, and other ingredients.
Each student will also get 20+ page PDF guide that includes all of the details and topics covered in class along with different soap recipes to get started with.
Class Fee: $55
Limit of 6 students