Beginners Soap MakingOur three soap making workshops are simple, easy to follow, and lots of fun. We teach Melt and Pour and the Cold Process method of soap making in a safe and comfortable environment.

Join the growing number of householders that now make their own soap.

Courses are held at the Melton South Community Centre in Melton South, which is part of Greater Melbourne, Victoria.

If you don’t live in the area that we currently service, don’t forget that we have a comprehensive range of soap making kits with full instructions available in the shop. 

Soap Supplies

Introduction to Soap Making - Melt and Pour

Available to book now!

Sunday 13th August 2017 10 am to 1 pm

Sunday 13th August 2017 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Location: Melton South Community Centre.  Course Bookings on 03 9747 8576

Price: $108  Concession $103 


The Melt and Pour Soap course is a great introduction into the world of soap making.  Melt and Pour soap is the easiest method of soap making and during this workshop, you will learn how to make fun, colourful, fragrant bars that can be used the next day!!

Keep them plain or add botanicals, clays, and exfoliants.  The choice is yours.  You will make and take home 10 bars/guest soaps including one fantastic goat milk bar, plus the remaining soap base, totalling 1kg in weight.

Also included in your kit to take home are a silicone mould and 4 guest soap moulds, Colouring mixing chart, and an instruction booklet covering everything you’ve learnt during the workshop.

Soap making supplies will be available for purchase after the class.

Please book by calling the Melton South Community Centre on 03 9747 8576

Introduction to Soap Making - Melt and Pour
Rectangle Silicone Mould
Melt and Pour Soap Base

Beginners Soap Making Course – Cold Process

Available to book now!

Sunday 27th August 2017 10 am to 1 pm

Sunday 27th August 2017 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Location: Melton South Community Centre.  Course Bookings on 03 9747 8576

Price: $100 Concession: $95


During our Beginners Soap Making Course, you will learn to make your own soap with the right balance of bubbles, creaminess & moisturiser, which is free from harmful ingredients.

The class begins with a safety brief, then students watch a soap making demonstration where you will be stepped through the process of making a 1kg block of soap using vegetable oils, water, caustic soda, with fragrance oil and colour.

Then you get to choose your fragrance and colour and make your own soap under expert supervision. Once complete you take home your own creation of 1 kg of soap including a reusable wooden log mould (valued at $32.50). Before leaving, you will be shown how to cut your soap and how to cure it before use.

The class includes a fully comprehensive instruction booklet with our special soap recipe.

Soap making equipment and supplies available for sale after the class.

Please book by calling the Melton South Community Centre on 03 9747 8576

Lemongrass and Persian Lime Scrub
Orange Blossom Scrub Soap
Mixed Soap box

Advanced Soap Making Course – Cold Process

Available to book now!

Sunday 24th September 2017 10.00 am to 1.30 pm

Sunday 24th September 2017 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm

Location: Melton South Community Centre.  Course Bookings on 03 9747 8576

Price: $110  Concession $105


In this Advanced Soap Making Course you will learn:

How to layer different colours, create swirls and marbling techniques and how to use botanicals and exfoliants in your soaps.

Additionally, you will be shown how to add confetti, curls and chunks and embeds to your soaps.

Students will be given a choice of making a 1kg block of soap using any one of the following techniques, layering, swirls, marbling or a botanical or exfoliant soap block using Calendula petals or poppy seeds to take home with them.

You will be able to cut approximately 10-12 Bars from the block.

Comprehensive notes provided.  The course includes all materials, 1kg wooden log mould, fragrances, colours, basic botanicals and exfoliants.

Course Prerequisite: Must have completed the Beginners Soap making cold process course.

Soap making supplies will be available for purchase after the class.

Please book by calling the Melton South Community Centre on 03 9747 8576.

Soap Making

Melton South Community Centre.  41 Exford Road, Melton South, Victoria, 3338