Advanced Soap Decorating 1

Using cake decorating techniques in soapmaking
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Expert Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2014 English

Course Description

Learn to create soap using cake decorating techniques, including cupcake soaps, pie toppings, flowers, brush embroidery, and more. Step by step video demonstrations show you what to do to achieve the designs you love.

This is a comprehensive course consisting of slideshow presentations, videos, downloadable PDFs, and quizzes to highlight important information in a professional format. You'll be able to learn everything you would in a traditional classroom and ask any questions along the way all from the comfort of your home.

Topics include:

  • Basic decorating tools and techniques
  • Cupcake and pie soap designs
  • Piped flowers, leaves, and vines
  • Lattice work
  • Basket Weave
  • Brush Embroidering
  • Step by step demonstration
  • Tips & tricks
  • Ideas & inspiration
  • And more

Includes: Advanced Soap Decorating 1 Manual PDF

Our classes are unique in the industry. Each course is designed in logical sequence in a well thought out curriculum. Classes are very comprehensive and cover small details that are often overlooked in other courses and books, but make life easier for soapmakers (things we wished we had learned as a new soapmaker). The class is built on a professional platform, where you can learn at your own pace on your own time, anywhere in the world. You just need internet access and a desire to learn.

What are the requirements?

  • Desire to learn
  • Willingness to practice techniques
  • Basic and Intermediate soapmaking skills

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn basic tools and decorating techniques
  • Learn to make soap cupcakes and pies
  • Learn to create different flowers, leaves, and vines
  • Learn to make lattices
  • Learn to brush embroider

Who is the target audience?

  • Intermediate soapmakers
  • Advanced soapmakers
  • Those interested in using cake techniques in soapmaking

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Advanced Soap Decorating Manual
Section 2: The Basics
Knowing Your Trace
Pouring Techniques
Manipulation Techniques
Advanced Soapmaking Tools
Planning and Time Management
The Basics
10 questions
Section 3: Cake Decorating Gone Soapy
Decorating Tools, Prep and Setup
Decorating Tools and Techniques
Cake Decorating Gone Soapy
5 questions
Section 4: Super Simple Designs
Cornelli Lace Soap
Simple Cupcakes with Sprinkles Soap
Ocean Starfish and Shells Soap
Super Simple Designs
5 questions
Section 5: More Decorative Designs
Delicate Poppy Flowers and Leaves Soap
Grapevine Soap - Vines, Leaves and Dots
Blueberry Pie Soap
Lattice with Swirl Drop Flowers Soap
Brush Embroidery
Decorative Soap Designs
6 questions
Section 6: Conclusion

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Instructor Biography

Erica D Pence, Certified Advanced Soapmaking Teacher

Erica Pence is a soapmaker, teacher, author, and blogger. She is the founder and CEO of Bath Alchemy Lab providing soap, bath & body, and candle making classes, and Herban Apothecary (formerly The Bonnie Bath Co.), her own line of bath and body products. She is author of the blog, Soap-Blog, where she provides information for those in the bath and body industry. Erica is a long-time columnist for The Saponifier magazine and a speaker for the Handcrafted Soap and Cosmetic Guild 2014 Conference. She holds a BA in Education, and combines her love for teaching and researching with her passion for soapmaking. Erica is a native Floridian, who now resides in North Carolina with her husband, daughter, 2 dogs, and an old cat.

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