Have you ever wanted to learn how to make incredible, NATURAL,  HANDMADE soap for you and your family? Or maybe you want to start a small business? This 4 – 5 hour workshop will teach you all you need to know to safely make your own incredible cold process soaps using natural and organic ingredients from scratch!

Using skin-loving ingredients such as unrefined shea butter, coconut oil, olive oil, natural essential oils
and natural colorants, you will get to make your own 1.5kg batch of soap to take
home with you! This hands-on class will give you the confidence to make soap in your
business or home.


Workshops Will Return in April 2020

Our 2019 workshop season has come to an end!  We have been overjoyed to share this skills with people from all over the world.  This year we taught students from  all over South Africa, East Africa, UAE, Namibia, and Europe.  Our next season starts in April 2020.  If you would like to be the first to know when our dates are published, please fill in the form below, with the subject-line Workshop.  Otherwise, send us an email to!

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During class we will discuss

  • What soap is
  • Different methods of making soap
  • How to formulate your own recipe from scratch
  • Equipment, supplies and ingredients needed
  • Different soapmaking oils
  • A basic recipe
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During the hands-on portion of class you will get to:

  • Select your essential oils to scent your soap
  • Select your additives and natural colourants
  • Learn how to safely weigh out lye
  • Mix your soap and pour into the mold.

PLUS, a delicious lunch is provided..


soap making fresh soap poured in the mold

You will take home:

  • Knowledge and Confidence to create natural, organic soap from scratch
  • Class Notes
  • All the soap you make

You will make a 1.5kg batch of soap, the equivalent of about 10 – 15 bars, from start
to finish – a retail value of R700!

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All supplies including base oils, essential oils, additives, colorants, equipment and
molds will be provided. All you need to bring is a towel.

Class size is limited to 4 people!