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Basic Soap Making

Basic Soap Making

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

After years working as a public servant in a small California, beachside community, I retired to Washington State to live out my homesteader dream along with my family. It is here you will find me tending bees, wrangling chickens, gardening, hunting, baking, preserving food, making soap and medicinal balms and salves as I study to become a certified herbalist. My family and I are currently…
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What we’ll do

This introductory workshop will cover the basics of cold-process soap making, including the history of soap making, common oils, fragrances, colorants, natural botanicals ans other additives, and most importantly, lye safety. This workshop is designed for 1-2 people (or 1-4 people for private group). You will be making cold-process soap from scratch. You can personalize your batch of soap by…

What else you should know

Be sure to wear clothing you can get dirty and preferably long sleeves, long pants, and closed toe shoes.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Coffee, Tea and Water
Safety equipment and Creative supplies

What to bring

Grubby clothes
Close toe shoes

Where you'll be

This workshop will take place in our canning kitchen located in the foothills of Mt. Rainier. We have an AMAZING view and on a clear day you will be greeted by its magnificence! Please note that we are a working apiary. If you’re allergic to bees please come prepared.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Grubby clothes

More tips

Be sure to wear clothing you can get dirty and preferably long sleeves, long pants, and closed toe shoes.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

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Basic Soap Making
New experience
$110/person
New experience
$110/person