Small Class Sizes
Ensuring each student is in for the maximum learning experience possible.
Teaching Since 2006
Celebrating 10 years of teaching others the craft of natural soap and skincare
Experience is the best teacher so hands-on learning is our teaching style!
Mother Nature does it best so we use plant based ingredients in all classes as the base.
Crafting natural skincare is three-fold: the artistry of the creator is infused into the creativity of each soap made, the beauty of using natural plant based ingredients to care for the skin and seeing chemistry come alive in the skincare formulated.
MEET A FEW OF OUR STUDENTS
Lye is the one ingredient in soap making we don’t want to play around with. It is a caustic soda which means it has a high pH of 12 and can burn certain materials when in contact; especially our skin. When handling lye to create awesome soap there are a few...read more
Confidence is a belief in one’s self. Often this belief is not one that an entrepreneur possesses when it comes to their business. They believe they have a great product or service but when it comes to marketing their businesses confidence often times hides...read more
Well, if this has not happened to you in your soap making journey then please tell me the secret. There has to be one person whether they were a customer or a friend who has eaten a piece of your soap thinking that it was food. It is a sign that the body cleansing...read more
When I first started making soap back in 2002 I purchased books from the mothers and fathers of soapmaking. I believe every soapmaker should have a collection of books for different soap makers. There are various theories that will remain consistent among soap makers...read more
In a nutshell, what is your current role/position at Modern Soapmaking? Jane of All Trades. 😉 Like most of my clients and soapmakers in the industry, I’m also a solo-entrepreneur. I handle everything from graphic design to marketing to customer support, and...read more
I was in your class on Saturday and I LOVED it. SO inspired to make soap!Maria L.
Can’t wait to take another one of your awesome classes. I so love the way you teach.Julia M.