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Experience hosted by Bill

6.5 hoursHosted in English
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Up to 6 people
Includes food, drinks, and equipment

What you'll do

Join us to learn the basic and simple art of Soap Making the old fashion way, by cooking it! We will start a batch of Hot Process Goat Milk Soap and discuss the difference in cold versus hot process soap making. Throughout this workshop you will see all processes from measuring oils to cutting your own bars of soap to take home!

Topics included in this workshops will be:
~Base oils and their beneficial properties for our skin
~Benefits of using goat milk or other additives
~Soap Making Lye... and the lies you've heard about it
~Shelf stability, sanitization and preservation of oil based products
~How to appropriately age soap before use
~You will get a recipe to take home for future soap adventures

*Please note: If this experience is not available during a time you would like to take it or if you are staying at our Airbnb, please contact us to request availability. We may be able to add it to the calendar!
Join us to learn the basic and simple art of Soap Making the old fashion way, by cooking it! We will start a batch of Hot Process Goat Milk Soap and discuss the difference in cold versus hot process soap making. Throughout this workshop you will see all processes from measuring oils to cutting your own bars of soap to take home!

Topics included in this workshops will be:
~Base oils and their beneficial properties for our ski…

What's included

  • Food
    Local cheese platter, crackers, fruit, nuts as mid day snack. Please bring...
  • Drinks
    Water, tea and coffee available throughout the day.
  • Equipment
    All equipment is provided for this workshop: oils, essential oils, cutting...

Meet your host, Bill

Host on Airbnb since 2017
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Coordinator and Founder of Women's Wilderness Workshops and Animal Phat. Christina has worked as an Organic Farmer, Hide Tanner, Veterinary Assistant, Soap Maker, Cheese Maker and Educator since 2003. She co-owns/operates Fun Frolic Farm with her husband in Burnsville NC, where she hosts a variety of workshops on sustainable living, dairy goats, soap and cheese making, traditional hide tanning and much more.

Christina has taught and demonstrated for both public and private schools, national parks, state parks, festivals, community colleges, museums and a variety of Primitive Skills events.
Coordinator and Founder of Women's Wilderness Workshops and Animal Phat. Christina has worked as an Organic Farmer, Hide Tanner, Veterinary Assistant, Soap Maker, Cheese Maker and Educator since 2003. She co-owns/operates Fun Frolic Farm with her husband in Burnsville NC, where she hosts a variety of workshops on sustainable living, dairy goats, soap and cheese making, traditional hide tanning and much more.

Christina has taught and demonstrated for both public and private schools, n…
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Where you'll be

This experience is held at our Airbnb Farm-stay in Burnsville NC! We will be indoors throughout the day for this workshop, though we have a wonderful green garden and farm to enjoy during our breaks.

1 review

Stephanie
January 2020
We had a blast in a great location right next to a creek.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Any food items they will require other than the snack provided by workshop

Notebook and writing pen