Organic Cold Process Soapmaking Intensive Workshop - Oct. 27


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Join Marla Bosworth for this one-of-a-kind, organic cold process soapmaking training in this hands-on, in-person workshop in New York City. In addition to the 2-hour intensive workshop, students will receive recorded training exclusively from Marla, a master soapmaster with 22 years of experience. Students will gain lifetime access to the recorded classes on how to formulate soap recipes, advice and tips on ingredients and supplies needed, safety precautions, scaling up your soapmaking, cutting soaps, packaging, soap recipes, a valuable class handout with supplier list and more.

In this class students will learn how to use plants and other organic, natural ingredients to make soap from scratch using the cold process method. Each student will design and create two of their very own batches of cold process soaps. Students will have choices of designing soaps for haircare and skincare by selecting a variety of beneficial ingredients including clays, herbs, essential oils and other natural elements.

This is a small class with a maximum of six students. Marla is keeping this class small for social distancing and to work side-by-side with you. You will also have the pleasure of meeting other interesting people who are drawn to create natural soaps for friends and family or to sell.

More of What Makes This Workshop Unique:

A small, intimate class.

Each student will bring out their inner alchemist by making their own batch of soap from scratch. You'll select wildcrafted botanicals as well as create your own essential oil blend.

Marla creates high experiential workshops - a holistic perspective of learning by transforming new information. If you've ever attended any of her classes you know the energy she creates is positive, supportive, educational and fun.

Bio: Marla is the CEO of Back Porch Soap Company. She has been formulating plant-based, clean beauty products for 22 years. 

Date: Tuesday, October 27

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Course Investment: $198 early-bird rate through October 19. Regular rate of $248 thereafter. Course cost includes in-person workshop, supplemental online classes, followup Q&A online session, membership to private Facebook group, materials, supplies, ingredients and a valuable handout with recipes, formulation tips, instructions and a list of our favorite suppliers. 

Class Location:
Little Shop of Crafts (private studio within the store)
711 Amsterdam Ave. at 94th Street, New York City
If you have questions please contact us.

Cancellation Policy: All classes must be prepaid in full. Due to venue rental contracts and Marla's travel and accommodation commitments, we do not offer refunds nor credits on classes missed unless it is COVID related. If you would like to send someone in your place, please let us know 24 hours prior to class.

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