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DIY Lotions & Salves

  • The Goddess of Glass 4400 Osseo Road Minneapolis, MN, 55412 United States (map)

This is a demonstration workshop where you'll learn how to make natural lotion and herbal salves to nourish the skin and relieve simple skin ailments.

John of Longfellow Soap Co and Susan of Zoopitee Herbals will demonstrate two easy methods for lotion and salve making. Students will learn how to make a customizable, nourishing-fat-rich lotion and how to infuse oils with herbs to make a variety of salves.

Each student will leave with a small jar of lotion and a tin of all-purpose salve along with written instructions to help customize their own creations at home.

FEE: $25 / $21 Goddess of Glass Studio Members  - No supply fee

About the instructors: John is the owner of Longfellow Soap Co., a small business offering natural soaps and lotions. He teaches soap-making and lotion-making at studios and folk schools in and around the Twin Cities. Susan is owner of Zoopitee Body Care, offering dandelion-powered body care in reusable containers. She is a passionate advocate for natural and diverse yards.

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Later Event: May 11