Come learn how to make handmade, organic cold process soap with the fabulous Angela Carillo of Alegna Soap! This class is held on the Upper West Side at a great studio inside Little Shop of Crafts. Class size is limited to 10 students, so sign up today!
Each student will receive hands-on experience, an information-packed class handout with instructions, recipes and valuable supplier list.
You will learn safety guidelines and reach a level of comfort so that you can finally make soap by hand at home! We'll discuss how to formulate your own recipes, properly use and store lye, mixing lye and water, oils for soap making, fragrance oils vs. essential oils, superfatting, additives and exfoliants, coloring, molding and curing. Students will receive soap recipes and a list of my favorite places to buy soap making supplies and equipment.
Each student will take home handmade soap made in class.
Date: Saturday, July 27, 2013
6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
Course: Early-bird price of $135 (increases to $155 on July 15, 2013.)
Little Shop of Crafts, Upper West Side of Manhattan
711 Amsterdam Ave., New York City
If you have questions please contact Marla Bosworth of Back Porch Soap:[masked] (cell phone)
Note: All classes must be prepaid in full. You will receive a confirmation email. Please dress for mess (bring an apron if you'd like!) and remember to take a plastic bag or two to transport the finished products you'll be taking home. Bring an old towel to insulate your soaps.