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Soap Maker's Workshop: The Art and Craft of Natural Homemade Soap
     

Soap Maker's Workshop: The Art and Craft of Natural Homemade Soap

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by Robert S. McDaniel, Katherine J. McDaniel
 

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Artisan soap-makers Dr. Robert McDaniel and Katherine McDaniel provide instruction for anyone with an interest in this timeless craft, from amateurs to professionals. Thirty recipes for creating all kinds of handmade soaps, including liquid, cold- and hot-process, melt-and-pour and re-batched soaps—all using natural ingredients, sustainable methods and tools

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Artisan soap-makers Dr. Robert McDaniel and Katherine McDaniel provide instruction for anyone with an interest in this timeless craft, from amateurs to professionals. Thirty recipes for creating all kinds of handmade soaps, including liquid, cold- and hot-process, melt-and-pour and re-batched soaps—all using natural ingredients, sustainable methods and tools found in almost any kitchen. The authors also demonstrate how to add fragrances, skin treatments and colors and how to shape solid soaps. The benefits of aromatherapy associated with many essential oils and African Black Soap (renowned for its healing properties for extreme dryness, blemishes, wrinkles, stretch marks and scars) are also explored. A 30-minute tutorial DVD is also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440207914
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Publication date:
07/07/2010
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
361,428
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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Meet the Author

A chemist and teacher, Dr. Robert McDaniel is the holder of 14 U.S. patents and currently writes for The Saponifier e-magazine (a bimonthly publication for the soap- and candle-making industry). Katherine McDaniel is co-manager of their home-based company, Dr. Bob's Herbal Soap. The McDaniels' first soap making book, Essentially Soap, sold over 33,000 copies worldwide.

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Soap Maker's Workshop: The Art and Craft of Natural Homemade Soap 3.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
ladypeyton More than 1 year ago
The book is okenough, but where's my DVD that it is supposed to come with? What a waste of nook technology that we're shortchanged the video content that could have easily been formatted into this ebook.
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Alesia_D More than 1 year ago
Nice book for beginners. Though you can find most of this info online
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