Workshops and courses

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Cold Process Soap Making Workshop

I’ve teamed up with Pure Nature to bring you this exciting workshop teaching you how to make soap from scratch using the cold process method. Whether you want to make a few batches a year or follow dreams of starting a soap making business, I will teach you the necessary skills to create your own beautiful soaps. This fully hands-on workshop requires no previous knowledge and covers various topics, including equipment, ingredients, fragrancing and colouring soap, designing your own recipes, as well as layering and swirling techniques.

Saturday 10 June, 10am – 2:30pm
Pure Nature – Venue Studio One Toi Tu, Ponsonby
Cost $59 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Pure Nature

Saturday 12 August, 10am – 2:30pm
Pure Nature – Venue Studio One Toi Tu, Ponsonby
Cost $59 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Pure Nature

Saturday 14 October, 10am – 2:30pm
Pure Nature – Venue Studio One Toi Tu, Ponsonby
Cost $59 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Pure Nature

Full Day Soap Making Workshop

Learn how to make soap  in this full day soap making workshop. Topics covered include: what is soap, how is soap made, making soap from scratch (cold process method), using a pre-made soap base, materials and ingredients used in soap making, colouring and fragrancing soap and lastly troubleshooting and where to get your supplies from. The workshop is hands-on and each participant will leave with a various soaps they have created themselves.

Saturday 11 March, 10am – 4pm, Rutherford College, Te Atatu Peninsula
Cost $59 (plus $25 material)
For more information and to book: Rutherford Community Education

Saturday 17 June, 9am – 3pm, Selwyn College, Kohimarama
Cost $95 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Selwyn Community Education

Saturday 9 September, 10am – 4pm, Rutherford College, Te Atatu Peninsula
Cost $59 (plus $25 material)
For more information and to book: Rutherford Community Education

Sunday 5 November, 9am – 3pm, Selwyn College, Kohimarama
Cost $95 (includes material) – CHRISTMAS GIFTS SPECIAL WORKSHOP
For more information and to book: Selwyn Community Education

Sunday 12 November, 10am – 4pm, Rutherford College, Te Atatu Peninsula
Cost $59 (plus $25 material) – CHRISTMAS GIFTS SPECIAL WORKSHOP
For more information and to book: Rutherford Community Education

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Balms and Lip Balms Workshop (2 hrs)

Ever wanted to make your own balms and lip balms? In this practical hands-on class you will learn to make a basic balm and how to tweak the recipe to fit particular needs, such as baby bottom balm, sports balm, arthritis balm and skin healing balms. You will also learn how to create lip balms, including how to flavour and tint them! The workshop focuses on practical experience and you will create your own balm and lip balms.

Wednesday 22 February, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Rutherford College, Te Atatu Peninsula
Cost $49 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Rutherford Community Education

Sunday 24 September, 9:30 – 11:30 am, Rutherford College, Te Atatu Peninsula
Cost $49 (includes material)
For more information and to book: Rutherford Community Education

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