Classes 

Cold Process Goat Milk Soap
$100 for class; $50 for each additional participant
4 hour hands-on class
 

Class Outline-

  • Discuss safety, materials/tools, and basics of soap making

  • Demonstrate mixing lye at 50/50 concentration.

  • Discuss various methods of incorporating goat milk into cold process soap.

  • Demonstrate making cold process goat milk soap (simple, no color, no fragrance) using personal room temperature method.

  • Demonstrate making cold process goat milk soap with fragrance and color using personal room temperature method.

  • Discuss characteristics of oils available and resources for more information.

  • Create soap recipe using percentages of oils and provided guidelines.

  • Use lye calculator to correctly formulate oil, water, milk, and lye quantities by weight.

  • Participants make personal-size batch of soap from start to finish

    • Formulate recipe

    • Line molds

    • Weigh oils, goat milk, and lye solution

    • Melt oils

    • Prepare fragrances and colorants

    • Mixing lye into oil, adding goat milk

    • Combining color and fragrances

    • Pouring soap into mold

    • Clean up

  • Discuss curing time, show cure room, and demonstrate cutting a slab of soap

 

Class Includes-

  • Discussion of safety, materials, process, options, and resources for cold process goat milk soap

  • Protective gear to take home-goggles and gloves

  • Handouts on safety, materials, process, oils, formulation/calculation, and resources for cold process goat milk soap

  • Demonstration of making a lye solution, following safety guidelines, making both plain and scented/colored cold process goat milk soap

  • Hands on experience creating a personal soap recipe, using a lye calculator, making a personal batch of soap (color and fragrance optional)

  • Participants will take home their personal soap creation in a carry box, their handouts, their recipe, and the knowledge and experience to make more cold process goat milk soap on their own!

 

Optional-

Handmade 2# slab mold and soap cutter starter package available for $50. Pre-order appreciated.

I Want to Take a 
Goat Milk Soap Class, but I Have Questions!
Farming Classes at RainySunday
Classes vary in price based on topic, duration, and number of participants.
If you are interested in any of these topics, please fill out the form below and we will contact you to design and schedule a class that meets your needs.
 
 

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Grooming and Clipping Dairy Goats

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Minimum Soil Disturbance

Learning about Gardening by Observing the Forest

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Located in Concrete, WA

 

Email to schedule a visit:

rainysundayranch@gmail.com

 

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