Why Choose Us?

We are certified soapmakers with the Handcrafted Soap & Cosmetic Guild and Members of the Indie Beauty Network. We offer classes, handmade soap and bath products along with supplies.  Our business strives for total immersion in soapmaking when you attend, whether it's in a group class or private custom instruction. 

We develop professional soapmakers who not only know how to make great soap but are confident in their new skills. From our expert instruction you will have a great foundation to build a business that will thrive in a competitive market.

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5 Top Mistakes When Working With Color In Soapmaking

This is an article that I posted on my other blog and thought I would share it here..

Swirled Soap By Mossy Creek Soap

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..

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FYI- WEBSITE TERMINOLOGY FOR EVERYDAY FOLKS

Building Your Own Website

I thought I would share some web hosting jargon so that you might understand what they are talking about when you set up your first website

  • BACKLINK- This is a link from another webpage back to you
  • CAPTCHA- Completely Automated Public Turing test to Tell Computers and Humans Apart. Often used in connection with contact us or comment forms.
  • CSS- Cascade Styled Sheets Design- are used to define the look of the website with HTML co’de working in the background.

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Focus on Success

Planning for a new retail store allowed me to focus on branding and every aspect of retail psychology.  Knowing where I was moving into was a huge help as well. We had plenty of time to plan and create fixtures for our new store.  

I can now see which items that are hits and others that are misses. A lot of planning doesn’t mean you get to rest.  The next steps involve customer responses to our product lines and brand.  Did they buy it? Why YES they DID!

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