Find a Teacher
The Handcrafted Soap & Cosmetic Guild offers a Teacher Program to members. In order to qualify as an HSCG teacher, the member must be Certified Soapmakers through the HSCG Certification Program, have a minimum number of hours of teaching experience, and maintain professional liability insurance.
Handcrafted Soap and Cosmetic Teachers who have met the requirements and been approved may list themselves and the classes they offer. Many offer classes on bath and body products as well as actual soapmaking, and some offer online classes and classes by appointment in addition to scheduled classes.
Members automatically receive a monthly eNews listing the upcoming classes in the next two months. If you are not yet a member but would like to receive the monthly Class eNews, you can Register and select to receive that eNews (as well as others).
A+ Soapmaking Studio
Lemon Grove CA 91945 www.SoapmakingStudio.comSoapmaking supplies, soapmaking classes, cosmetics classes, business classes, and private consultations in San Diego, California. [More info and class list]
Point Richmond CA 94801 thenovastudio.com/Currently teaching at City College in San Francisco and the venerable Nova Studio in Point Richmond, California (a mere hop, skip and a jump over the Bay Bridge from her home base in San Francisco), Jennifer has a passion for hot processed soap.
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Ruth Esteves at The Nova Studio
Point Richmond CA 94801 thenovastudio.comRuth Esteves is co-owner and teacher at The Nova Studio. Learn everything from the basics of making cold process soap to more advanced techniques. [More info and class list]
MOSSY CREEK SOAP STUDIO (Michelle Rhoades)
Perry GA 31069 mossycreeksoap.comTotal soapmaking immersion while learning how to make soap. Let us show you how easy it is to make your own. Offering all of our classes in our SOAPMAKING SCHOOL, a beautiful historic 1920's house in Georgia. [More info and class list]
Jennifer's Handmade Soap
Concord MA 01742 www.jennifersoap.comJennifer teaches CP soap classes in the Boston area. She offers a variety of classes from Intro to CP Soap, Soap Making with Milk, Colorants, Formulating Recipes, and other advance classes. [More info and class list]
The Great Lakes Natural Soap Company
Canton MI 48187 www.MichiganSoap.comWe offer basic and advanced classes in Cold Process and Melt & Pour Techniques. Classes are hands-on, and all students take home their finished projects. We provide all materials and supplies. [More info and class list]
Bath Alchemy Lab
Greensboro NC www.BathAlchemyLab.comClasses in NC or ONLINE anywhere in the world. Classes are very comprehensive and include lengthy manuals, detailed explanations, & thorough demonstrations. See our boot camps and Online 14 Week Soapmaking Academy. www.bathalchemylab.com [More info and class list]
Ritual Waters ( Marilyn Schendel)
Winston Salem NC ritualwaters.comRitual Waters now offers several classes in the art and science of Cold Process Soap. [More info and class list]
Nyah (La Shonda Tyree)
Paterson NJ 07522 handmadesoapcoach.comOffering hands on learning in Northern New Jersey and Annapolis, MD. [More info and class list]
Chenango Forks NY 13746 www.soapstudiobrookside.comSoap Studio Brookside is dedicated to bringing the enjoyment and benefits of handcrafted soaps (Angelicglow), bath and body products, soapmaking education and supplies procurement to you. Maria has developed a diversified line of your favorite re [More info and class list]
Back Porch Soap Company
New York NY 10025 www.backporchsoap.comWorkshops are led by Back Porch Soap Company CEO and President, Marla Bosworth. Classes include professional product formulation(soap making to natural haircare products and many in between). We specialize in business strategy, growth and coaching. [More info and class list]
Honey Sweetie Acres LLC
Goshen OH 45122Basic Cold-Process Soap Making for Beginners. Step by step instruction. All materials provided, just bring a desire to learn! Call or visit our website for more information. [More info and class list]
Ashgrove Soaps and Sundries, LLC
Valencia PA 16059 AshgroveSoaps.comLori Chandler teaches classes which includes all supplies for basic to advanced cold processed and melt and pour soapmaking. See upcoming classes. Call for personalized classes. Hosting the Pittsburgh Soapmakers Gathering 2015 [More info and class list]
Fond du Lac WI 54937 www.kreativekraftwerks.comTaught by a certified soapmaker, Kreative Kraftwerks offers classes in handcrafted soap, lotion and candles. We also offer make-and-take opportunities as well as fun nights for private groups and parties (reservations required). [More info and class list]