Ruth Esteves at The Nova Studio

The Nova Studio
24 West Richmond Avenue
Point Richmond, CA 94801

Phone: 510-234-5700
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Website: thenovastudio.com


Ruth Esteves is co-owner and teacher at The Nova Studio. In her classes, you can learn everything from the basics of making cold process soap to more advanced techniques that will make your soap truly express your creativity! Private lessons are also available.

Upcoming Classes

August 2, 2014

Making Milk Soaps

10am - 1pm - The Nova Studio, Point Richmond, CA

Discover the creamy world of milk soaps! When used in place of distilled water, milk is a lovely addition to cold process soap. Let me take the mystery out of making beautiful milk soaps using various animal and plant milks.

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CP Soap with Alternative Liquids

2:00pm - 5:00pm - The Nova Studio, Point Richmond, CA

Getting bored with your cold process soap? Juice it up! Dump the boring distilled water and get turned onto a variety of interesting liquids that can be used to make soap: coffee, tea, juices, beer & wine!

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September 6, 2014

Advanced CP Soap Design

10am - 5pm - The Nova Studio, Point Richmond, CA

Take your cold process soapmaking to the next level! In Day 1 of the 2-Day Soapmaking Boot Camp at The Nova Studio, learn design techniques like layering, In The Pot swirling, Funnel Swirling and embedding, and more. Spark your creativity!

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October 18, 2014

Advanced CP Soap Design

10am - 5pm - The Nova Studio, Point Richmond, CA

Take your cold process soapmaking to the next level! In Day 1 of the 2-Day Soapmaking Boot Camp at The Nova Studio, learn design techniques like layering, In The Pot swirling, Funnel Swirling and embedding, and more. Spark your creativity!

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December 7, 2014

Cold Process Soap Cupcakes

2:30pm -5:30pm - The Nova Studio, Point Richmond, CA

As demonstrated by Ruth at the 2013 HSCG Annual Conference, now you can learn to make the cutest, sweetest, most delicious-looking soaps ever! Watch how easy it is, and then make your own soap cupcakes to take home!

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HSCG Teacher

CP/HP Basic

Soapmaker Certifications

CP/HP Advanced