Kentucky-SoOhio Local Chapter

The Kentucky So Ohio Chapter covers Kentucky and Southern Ohio, using I-70 as the boundary.

We can be reached at

The Kentucky So Ohio Chapter officers are:

  • President: Tracy Heppes
  • Vice-President: Catherine McGinnis
  • Secretary: Toni Larimore
  • Treasurer: Kathy Lynn

We welcome all soap and cosmetic handcrafters in Kentucky and Southern Ohio, using I-70 as the boundary to participate in our activities and attend our events.

Upcoming Activities

Welcome to the Kentucky Southern Ohio Chapter of the Handmade Soap and Cosmetic Guild (affectionately known as KOH).  We are excited for you to join us along our soap and cosmetic making journey.

Be on the lookout for our newsletter, KOH Korner and our yearly events! We are in the process of planning for 2020.

Be sure to join our chapter and feel free to drop us a note with your thoughts and ideas at as we’d love to hear from you!

Please Join Us!

Our activities are generally open to all. The more the merrier! Getting involved with a local group of like-minded makers is a great way to network and stay connected with others in your field. If you have any questions about what we're doing or how you could be involved, just email us:

Chapter Membership

Actual Membership in our chapter is limited to HSCG members in Kentucky and Southern Ohio, using I-70 as the boundary.If you are an HSCG member in Kentucky and Southern Ohio, using I-70 as the boundary, and want to be a member of our chapter, go to your Member Profile and locate the card for "Local Chapter". It will tell you if you are signed up and, if not, will give you a link to join one. You will need to be logged in in order to access your Member Profile.