Soapmaking Instruction

teacherOffering small classes and private instruction in Basic Soap Making. With over 20 years of experience, Barbara will guide you through the process, teach you the history, science, math and artistry involved with this ancient art. This class is adult only and requires a Waiver as you will be working with Caustic Soda.
For experienced Soapers that wish to perfect their skills, you may request individual lessons on working with alternative liquids (milk, coffee or tea, Wine, Beer…etc.), Working with colorants, Swirling techniques, Soap Piping and fragrance blending.
Classes are held in her Upstate NY studio in Saratoga Springs from April until October and in her South Texas location November through March.


Book a Party!

Make and Take events are fast and easy and designed for larger groups at the location of your choice. Ideal for Scouts, Seniors, Birthday Parties or Baby/Bridal Showers (make your own favors)… our hands on parties will make your next event a memorable one.



Historical Soapmaking Demonstrations

Enhance your Historical site’s education program. Barbara started her soapmaking journey as a Revolutionary War Reenactor. She continues to offer Historical Demonstration and education on the evolution of soapmaking from ancient Babylonia to present day.