Follow your passion, create your own destiny, work with the people you want and make your own hours! Doesn’t this all sound appealing? If you already have a skill you can always do consulting or hire yourself out as an independent contractor to those needing your services. But what if you don’t? Then you need to produce something of value […]
Questions to ask your self BEFORE you get into the RETAIL business Welcome to part 3 of the Opening a Retail Soapmaking Shop- So this brings to me to the HARD QUESTIONS that you need to ask yourself before you get into the RETAIL business. Are you using the “DREAM” of owning a retail shop to cloud your judgment? We’ve all been here […]
OPENING A RETAIL SHOP ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET Most businesses run out of money the first year in business because of bad planning and choices. Most people get caught up in the dream of having a business and realized too late in the game that their planning was not funded well enough. In the next few weeks I will be […]
We welcomed in 2014 with a new kitchen in our studio. We are so excited for the possiblities in 2014 and all the new classes we will be offering. We are blessed to have so many fans, students and customers who have supported our business, that we have finished our remodel ahead of the 3year plan! THANK YOU! The new […]
1. SELECTING TOO MANY DARK COLORS- I go back to my photography composition and rule of thirds skills on this one. It’s important to create balance, a good balance of light and dark. 2. NEGLECTING TO TEST YOUR COLORS BEFORE YOU SWIRL THEM- This one is important because if you know what the outcome is going to be then designing […]
Educating your customers about your products will increase your credibility and sales. Knowledge of the ingredients and teaching your customers about the value and benefits of using your natural products over store bought items will increase loyalty as well. Sharing why your products are different, i.e. Whether you use special ingredients such as clay or silk in your soaps. Will […]
We are moving to Beautiful Downtown Perry! Just a bit further south than Warner Robins. We are carrying fragrances, essential oils, soapmaking oils, soap equipment and we teach you how to make to it & start a business!
The Business of HOT PROCESSED SOAPMAKING CLASS APRIL 28 10:00am-3:00pm Join us in this half day class which begins at 10:00am and ends at 3:00pm, we will begin with learning how to make Hot Processed Soap, A quick break for Lunch (on your own) and continue right into the business aspect of starting a Soap Making Business. Don’t miss this informative class~ Find out what supplies you need for Hot Processed Soapmaking, how to effectively sell your new soap, tips on how to get started selling online, how to start up on a shoestring budget and start making money right away, find out where to get your supplies, how to photograph your soap to sell, Do’s and Don’ts for Craft Shows..etc.. This class is a condensed verison of Day (2) the 2 day Workshop we are holding in the Summer! Great Bargin at this price!!! Sign up Early only 3 spots left!
Just thought I would personally welcome you to the Studio where we learn how to make all kinds of soap and bath products. We are located in middle Georgia approximately 1 1/2 hours from Atlanta. Founded in 2010, Michelle Rhoades the owner/teacher is a certified cold processed soapmaker with the Handcrafted Soapmaking Guild. Welcome to our corner of the world! […]