Nyah (La Shonda Tyree)

468 Totowa Avenue, Suite 3K
Paterson, NJ 07522

Phone: 973-531-7455
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Website: http://handmadesoapcoach.com

Offering hands on learning in Northern New Jersey and Annapolis, MD.

In-Person Classes

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Hot Process Soapmaking Intensive

10:00 a.m. - Nyah Studio - 78 John Miller Way, Suite 227, Kearny, NJ

The day will be split up into three sessions. Session One: Hot Process Soap Making (Bars) (10 am - 12 pm) - no more waiting 3-4 weeks to use your soaps. Learn how to craft your bar soaps with a more textured look and feel. Session Two: Translucent Soap (1-3 pm) - learn hot to make translucent bar soaps from scratch. They are not melt and pour soaps aka glycerin soaps but light is able to pass through. Session Three: Liquid Soap (3-5 pm) - learn to create your own sulfate free liquids soaps,

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Make It Lather With Holly Port

10:00 a.m. - Nyah Studio - 78 John Miller Way, Suite 227, Kearny, NJ

Come take this day of soapmaking from Holly Port the author of Make It Fizz: A guide to making bathtub treats and owner of Lotion Bar Café in Colorado Springs, Colorado. You will not be disappointed. Holly will teach you all things that fizz and bubble. Holly will show you in this hands on class how to layer, line and embed soap. She will teach you how to add beautiful decorative piping to your soap, and you will make soap cupcakes as well. Bonus: Learn how to make massage bars!

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

Make It Fizz With Holly Port

10:00 a.m. - Nyah Studio - 78 John Miller Way, Suite 227, Kearny, NJ

Come take this one day bath treats class from Holly Port the author of Make It Fizz: A guide to making bathtub treats and owner of Lotion Bar Café in Colorado Springs, Colorado. You will not be disappointed. Holly will teach you all things that fizz and bubble. Holly will show you in this hands on class how to make the perfect bath bomb also how to package and label your products to sell. You will take home recipes and products from each class. Make sure to bring a box to take all of your treats

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

Soap Making Intensive

11:00 a.m. - Nyah Studio - 78 John Miller Way, Suite 227, Kearny, NJ

In this workshop we will learn how to make a range of exquisite soaps. We will begin by discovering the history and chemistry of soapmaking, and the safety practices required to manufacture soap. We will then get hands-on instruction in soapmaking using sodium hydroxide with the cold process method. We will explore how to unleash our creativity by customizing our soaps with colors, fragrances and/or essential oils; learn how to create luxurious soaps using alternative liquids such as Goat’s Milk

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Saturday, September 16, 2017

Soap Making Intensive

11:00 a.m. - Nyah Studio - 78 John Miller Way, Suite 227, Kearny, NJ

In this workshop we will learn how to make a range of exquisite soaps. We will begin by discovering the history and chemistry of soapmaking, and the safety practices required to manufacture soap. We will then get hands-on instruction in soapmaking using sodium hydroxide with the cold process method. We will explore how to unleash our creativity by customizing our soaps with colors, fragrances and/or essential oils; learn how to create luxurious soaps using alternative liquids such as Goat’s Milk

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

Body Butters, Lip Balms and Shea Whips

10:00 a.m. - Ridgely Retreat 203 Ridgely Avenue , Annapolis, MD

We are all familiar with them; cocoa, shea and mango. In this session you will learn how to make body butters; whipped and in solid forms. We will explore how to prepare them and the different options for presentation.During this class you will make preservative free and non-water based body moisturizers. Using rich butters and oils such as shea, cocoa and coconut these body moisterizers will renew even the driest of skin.

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Hot Process Soapmaking Intensive

10:00 a.m. - Ridgely Retreat 203 Ridgely Avenue , Annapolis

The day will be split up into three sessions. Session One: Hot Process Soap Making (Bars) (10 am - 12 pm) - no more waiting 3-4 weeks to use your soaps. Learn how to craft your bar soaps with a more textured look and feel. Session Two: Translucent Soap (1-3 pm) - learn hot to make translucent bar soaps from scratch. They are not melt and pour soaps aka glycerin soaps but light is able to pass through. Session Three: Liquid Soap (3-5 pm) - learn to create your own sulfate free liquids soaps,

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Natural Spa Products

2:00 p.m. - Ridgely Retreat 203 Ridgely Avenue , Annapolis, MD

Expand your handmade beauty and skin care to custom bath fizzies, bath salts, body scrubs and other tub treats. In this hands on class you will learn how to make these simple treats with basic ingredients from your cupboard. These simple bath treats are great to make for yourself or make as gifts for others.

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Introduction to Candle Making

10:00 a.m. - Ridgely Retreat 203 Ridgely Avenue , Annapolis, MD

With candles being used in 7 out of 10 households there is no wonder why you don’t want to learn how to make candles. In this 3 hour hands on class students will learn to craft custom candles using soy, gel and soy blend waxes. We also learn how to: choose wax, use fragrance, source ingredients, use colorants.

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