Apothecary Muse

Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Contact: Eryn Hughes
Phone: (412)345-3502

Email:

Website: http://www.apothecarymuse.com

Eryn offers visual and hands-on workshops in natural soapmaking processes, including herbal infusions and aromatherapy blending basics, per her training.  Clients include families, workplaces, conferences and schools as independence-building exercises.  


Current listings of public workshops are listed on Facebook

In-Person Classes

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Soapbox Tuesday - Basic Soapmaking

7:00pm-9:00pm - Apothecary Muse Studio 6732 Reynolds St. (Gettysburg entrance), Pittsburgh, PA

Learn the basics of soapmaking in a fully-equipped, professional soapmaking facility! Apothecary Muse will host a hands-on class blending science and art for the local soap enthusiast. Students will use all natural materials, learn safe handling practices, the basics of plant chemistry and fatty acid profiles. All materials and equipment provided by Apothecary Muse, students will take home a small batch of the soap they made with instructions for cutting into bars at home. Please register for the date of the class you prefer taking, so that materials and equipment will be ready upon arrival. If you want to shop from the retail section or purchase supplies, there are open office hours 3-6pm prior to class. Number of participants is capped at 6 per class, so preregistration is strongly recommended. 

*Different techniques and blending processes will be covered in subsequent classes, so students may opt to register for repeat classes or just basic soapmaking. This course provides the necessary training for more advanced levels of soapmaking, coming to Pittsburgh in April 2019.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Soapbox Tuesday - Basic Soapmaking

7:00pm-9:00pm - Apothecary Muse Studio 6732 Reynolds St. (Gettysburg entrance), Pittsburgh, PA

Learn the basics of soapmaking in a fully-equipped, professional soapmaking facility! Apothecary Muse will host a hands-on class blending science and art for the local soap enthusiast. Students will use all natural materials, learn safe handling practices, the basics of plant chemistry and fatty acid profiles. All materials and equipment provided by Apothecary Muse, students will take home a small batch of the soap they made with instructions for cutting into bars at home. Please register for the date of the class you prefer taking, so that materials and equipment will be ready upon arrival. If you want to shop from the retail section or purchase supplies, there are open office hours 3-6pm prior to class. Number of participants is capped at 6 per class, so preregistration is strongly recommended. 

*Different techniques and blending processes will be covered in subsequent classes, so students may opt to register for repeat classes or just basic soapmaking. This course provides the necessary training for more advanced levels of soapmaking, coming to Pittsburgh in April 2019.

See complete details (opens in a new tab or window).