Soap Crafting: Step-by-Step Techniques for Making 31 Unique Cold-Process Soaps
Soap Crafting: Step-by-Step Techniques for Making 31 Unique Cold-Process Soaps: Soapmaking is the perfect union of chemistry and craft and making soap at home allows soapmakers of all levels to transform the functional into the fantastic. In Soap Crafting, The Soap Queen (a.k.a. Anne-Marie Faiola) shows how to make beautiful handmade soap through full-color step-by-step visual instructions and 31 recipes that make it easy to navigate the process. New tequniques and effects will keep experienced soapmakers creating ever more distinctive soaps, while beginners will have no problem successfully making their first batch. The Soap Queen makes cold-process soapmaking safe and accessible while inviting creative crafters to explore the full range of special effects that can be achieved in a bar of soap. With chapters on using colors like neon, oxide, and mica; molds, including milk jugs, wood molds, and PVC pipe; additives such as coffee, oatmeal, and clay; and techniques, like embedding, funnel pour, and swirling, this is the one stop resource for soapmakers of all skill levels.
Details: 240 pages, Spiral Bound
Size: 7″ X 9″