Learn about natural soap & skincare products and how to 


make them at Herbal Harmony Workshops


Come & join me in my studio and

create your own natural skincare products

Workshops & Classes - Summer/Autumn 2019

Workshop dates at Mapperton, Beaminster, Dorset are: 


Soap Making (beginners) Saturday 31st August, 10am-3.30pm FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Sunday 1st September, 10am-3.30pm FULL 

Soap Making (beginners) Monday 2nd September, 10am-3.30pm  FULL 

Soap Making (beginners) Friday 4th October, 10am-3.30pm FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Saturday 5th October, 10am-3.30pm FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Sunday 6th October, 10am-3.30pm FULL 

Bath Melts  Saturday 12th October, 2pm-4pm  FULL

Hand & Foot Creams Sunday 13th October, 10am-1pm FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Friday 1st November, 10am-3.30pm 1 SPACE

Soap Making (beginners) Saturday 2nd November, 10am-3.30pm FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Sunday 3rd November, 10am-3.30pm FULL


 These workshops take place at my studio at 6 Estate Cottages,

Mapperton, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3NR 



 Workshop dates for Poole, Dorset in 2019 are:


Soap Making (beginners) Saturday 11th May, 10am-3.30pm  FULL

Soap Making (beginners) Sunday 12th May, 10am-3.30pm FULL


These workshops will take place at Livability Holton Lee, Holton Heath,

between Poole & Wareham.

Please note workshops are only held here one or two weekends a year. 




- Payment is required to secure a place on a workshop,

                                      please contact me for payment details.


- Cancellations less than 2 weeks before the

 course date are non-refundable


- A 50% refund will be given for cancellations

2-4 weeks before the course date.


- A full refund will be given for cancellations

over 4 weeks before the course date

minus a £10 admin fee. 


- An admin fee of £10 will be charged for 

rescheduling to an alternative date. 


Details of each workshop

Felted Soap Workshop

Felted Soaps are a soap and washcloth in one!

They help to make the soap last longer, help prevent the soap going soggy

in the soap dish and act as a gentle exfoliator.

In the Soap Felting workshop you will get chance to felt up to 4 

small soaps as well as have a go at needle felting a simple design 

onto a couple of soaps.

Price £35 per person.

Cold Process Soap Making (beginners) workshop

Learn to make cold process soap, the traditional method for making soap.

We'll be using all natural ingredients, including natural colours &

essential oils and you'll get to make 2 batches of soap to take home

 (approx 10 bars of soap/1.2kg of soap in total).

Classes are limited to 5-6 people max so everyone gets plenty of tutoring

and over 16yrs old only.

Please note: you'll need to bring a couple of towels for this workshop to

wrap your soaps up in to keep them insulated when taking home.

Price £60 per person. (£65 per person from January 2020)


Refresher Soapmaking  

The Refresher Soapmaking class is only open to anyone who has

already been along to the beginners soapmaking day.  It's a similar

format to the full day of soapmaking, but without the demo and

introduction to all the basic info and ingredients.  We'll just be getting

straight into soapmaking, doing similar types of soaps (with some new

ingredients & recipes thrown in), but you'll have my guidance

throughout if you need it.  It's ideal for those of you who would like to

make some more soap with a bit of guidance, but don't feel you

need to come along to the full day again.

Price £40 per person. 


 Natural Lip Products 

The Natural Lip Products class is a full day and will include making

lipbalms in pots and twist up sticks, lipgloss, tinted lipbalms

with alkanet root.

You'll make approx. 9-10 products to take home on the day

along with a worksheet with recipes. 

Price £60 per person.



Face Creams & Facial Oils

Learn to make your own face creams & oil to suit your own skin type.

You'll be using herbal infusions, a wide range of carrier oils,

herbal waters and essential oils to create a 2 pots of face cream

and an oil to take home.

Price £46 per person

Herbal First Aid Kit

Learn to make a range of different herbal products for various ailments,

plus a worksheet with lots of extra ideas for your own Herbal First Aid Kit.

You'll be making a Lavender Gel, a herbal ointment & herb infused oils,

            a herbal cough syrup and some herbal teas. The day will also

                   include looking at herbs in the garden and herbal tea tasting. 

Price £60 per person

Herbal Hand Creams

Learn to make your own hand cream using herbal infusions, oils

and essential oils.

You'll take home 2 pots of hand cream and a worksheet with recipes.

Price £35 per person


Natural Bath Melts & Bath Truffles

Learn to make moisturising bath melts with butters and oils, essential oils

and decorated with dried herbs & flowers. You'll make and take

home a box of bath melts which is ideal to give as a gift! You'll also make

some fizzing & moisturising Bath Truffles, a combination of Bath Bomb &

Bath Melt.

Price £35 per person (£23 for just Bath Melts workshop)


Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment

For more information please contact Catherine Marshall on

07929 740815 or herbalharmony@hotmail.co.uk

 Full payment is required on booking.  Payments are non-refundable or

transferable.  However if I can find a replacement for your place,

then full payment will be refunded.

Workshops are also available for parties and private groups

To book your own workshop, contact Catherine to arrange a date!

(Minimum of 3 people required)

Please note if you plan to make your own cosmetics for sale, you may need

to do additional research & development in order that they comply with

cosmetic regulations.