Advanced Soapmaking

Classes fill up quickly, please sign up early


We teach this hands-on soapmaking class at Soap Studio Brookside in Chenango Forks and at local community colleges. If you have completed our Natural Soapmaking - Beginner class, then this class is for you! Students will have the opportunity to experiment with three different advanced soapmaking techniques.

Students will learn about:

  • Formulating custom soap recipes
  • Making Castile soap
  • Making goat milk soap
  • Adding herbs and natural ingredients
  • Creating swirls
  • Blending fragrances

Class features a student exchange, which allows you to take home approximately 30 beautiful bars of soap that showcase techniques used in the class.

Please bring all of the required equipment with you to class from the list below.

Advanced Soapmaking class at Soap Studio Brookside


Classes offered at Soap Studio Brookside on scheduled Sundays from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. For more information or to sign up, please call (607) 204-0343 or fill out our contact form.

Please Check our calendar for class schedules.

Cost: $65, includes the instruction and materials fees. Vegan base is $75. Goat's milk $5 extra.


Advanced Soapmaking class at local community colleges

Soap Studio Brookside teaches classes at Broome Community College, Cortland OCM Boces' McEvoy Center for New Careers, and Norwich DCMO BOCES's Chenango Campus.

You must sign-up for this class through the college.

Please check our calendar for class schedules. To register, please contact the college where the class you are interested in is being held, to pay the college fee.


Equipment to bring with you to class:

  • 2 large stainless steel pots - one 8 quart or larger and one 2 quart or larger. MUST BE STAINLESS STEEL (NO ALUMINUM, TEFLON OR ENAMEL
  • Rubber gloves – extra long yellow heavy duty or disposable
  • One wooden or plastic spoon (preferably slotted)
  • One rubber spatula
  • Eye protection (goggles or eyeglasses)
  • Candy thermometer (optional)

Please wear old clothes or bring an apron.

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