Top 10 Best Soap Making classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

Express your creative side and begin learning all about the art of soap making because there’s a whole world of aromatic soaps waiting to be discovered. Learn all about the art and skill that goes into making each soap and throw yourself into the process

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9. One to One Soap Making Business Course
Paula will walk you through the whole process and explain the steps you need to follow. We’ll cover everything from how to actually make exquisite cold-processed soaps, all the way through to marketing, packaging and legalities, so you feel confident and ready to go. Because it’s just for you, we can spend more time on any areas that you may particularly want more knowledge about. You’ll save time, money and gain incredible value , learning from an experienced business woman whose proof lies in the outstanding success of her own brand, as well as the soap businesses who have launched under her expert guidance. THIS COURSE IS FOR YOU IF: You want to start a business and want someone to explain each step in an easy to understand way * You want to learn one to one vs in a group, absorbing as much as possible in a day Perhaps you’ve never made soaps before and want to go through each step thoroughly and at your own pace Or you have made soaps before but have lots of questions *Note that while this is an in-depth course, covering all the essentials, it is still designed for beginners. You will need to do further research, testing and practice to be able to launch your business. Our Soap & Cosmetics Business Compliance Course is recommended to further the knowledge. YOU WILL LEARN: Artisan Soap Making: The essentials of making luxury cold process soap products How to create your own exquisite scent blends from essential oils The art of colouring your soaps using clays, micas or activated charcoal Working safely with lye Formulating your own recipes using a lye calculator Understanding the properties of soap making oils and why we use them Business: Marketing your products Packaging Cost and pricing Insurance Introduction to UK compliance, safety regulations and legalities when selling soaps WHY SIGN UP TO A ONE TO ONE COURSE WITH ME? I’ve been there and done it. I have built my business from scratch combining my job in the city with my love of artisan products. I found soap and candle making a very therapeutic way to escape from the daily stresses of working in finance and love the mix. It was dedication, passion, perseverance and hard work that made it possible. Now I have a successful, highly-regarded, award winning brand and sell-out workshops. It gives me so much joy to share my knowledge, teach and help other people do the same.. A member of the UK Guild of Craft Soap and Toiletry Makers, I have years of experience of making fine soaps. I discovered that blending oils, knowing what works, and creating heavenly fragrances for luxurious candles and soaps is my superpower. As an accountant specialising in budgeting and forecasting with an Honours Degree in International Business Administration and an Honours Degree in Business Studies, there is rigour behind my approach. I know the ups and downs, the challenges, the legalities etc. inside out. My products and courses have been Highly Commended at the Bexley Business Excellence Awards 2020 and I was a finalist for Best Entrepreneur of the year. Whether you are working full time, part time, on furlough or unemployed there is always time to learn a new skill and the possibility to run a business that fits your needs and lifestyle. You can do it!
Book this class as a private group!
£450
4.50
13. Bath Bomb and Soap Making Workshop
During this half day soap making class, you will learn how to make and decorate three different types of soaps and bath bombs. Whether you are looking to make the perfect gift for someone or even start your own soap-making business, book now and join over 1000 people who have already enjoyed this class in 2016. If this workshop doesn't have dates don't worry, we have other soap and bath bomb workshops - just click here to see them! In this class During the class your expert guide will teach you everything you need to know about making soap. You will start by going over the basics, such as learning about the different types of soaps and health and safety (not too much - we promise!). Once you've got a better understanding of all things soap, you will learn how to make your own. You will have the choice of a wide range of different fragrances, colours and containers so you can design your soap just how you want, whether it's for you or for a gift! You'll cover the steps involved in making traditional soaps using the melt and pour method, jelly soaps, bath bombs and coloured soaps! During the manufacturing process, your instructor will teach you about how to colour your soap and use fragrances correctly, before giving you all the tips and tricks about decorating your soap and applying those all-important finishing touches. Now you can Make four different types of soap Create the perfect handmade gift for loved ones Use your skills to start a soap-making business Keep Good news - we'll provide you with everything you need for this workshop! Even better news - you'll leave the class with loads of handcrafted soap to proudly display or give away as gifts, as well as the knowledge and confidence to create countless more!
£29
3.50

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