Soap making experience

Saturday 13 May | 10am - 12:30pm

Learn how to make your own soap bar and natural body wash. The perfect gift or introduction to a new hobby!

North Devon Soap is hosting a beginner’s soap making course at Broomhill Estate. You will learn how to make your own body wash and shampoo soap bars, have all-day access to the sculpture garden and enjoy a sumptuous lunch!

Using certified organic butters and oils, you will discover the ancient art of cold process soap making. You will learn about the history of soap making, the materials you are using, how to make body wash and shampoo soap bars using the cold process method plus plenty of tips and tricks from the soap maker herself! You will make and take home 7-8 large bars you make on the day.

Your course will look like:

  • Introductions
  • Brief history of soap making
  • Introduction to natural materials and soap making equipment
  • Soap making demonstration
  • Soap making

All equipment is provided but please bring a towel and a cardboard box large enough to fit a drinks carton in. You will use the towel and box to take home your soap.

Your included lunch offers:

Sandwiches: Bakewell smoked salmon, salt baked and picked beetroot with watercress and David Stows Cheddar with garden chutney.

Chocolate ganache – oat biscuit

You will have access to the sculpture gardens throughout the day. The morning course will start at 10:00am and finish by 12:30pm. Each course is limited to six attendees. If you are giving this as a gift, please download and print the PDF “Gift Certificate” once your order is processed.

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