Learn How to Make Soap at Home

Welcome to the creative world of natural soapmaking! This introductory course is geared towards beginners who would like to learn to make soap for a hobby or small business. Its clear and helpful advice will gently guide you to soapmaking success.

By the end of the course, you'll not only know how to make soap at home but understand basic soap formulas, equipment, and ingredients. You'll also have the confidence and know-how to make other natural soap recipes from the comfort of your home.

"I’ve always wanted to learn how to make soap, but I’ve been terrified of using the chemicals. Your course has taken away that fear as you guide me through the process. It’s not nearly as scary as I imagined. The videos are so clear, and it’s just like watching over your shoulder in one of your in-person workshops. I’m so thrilled with this course. Thank you!!"

- Rebecca Desnos, natural dyer & artisan

Simple Natural Soap Recipes

In this course you'll learn the principles of cold-process soap making and how to make beautiful, natural soap from scratch in your own kitchen. It includes sixteen instructional videos that take you through everything from natural soap ingredients to setting up your soapmaking station.

The step-by-step recipes in this course include goat milk soap, calendula soap, herbal soap, and a beautiful rose-geranium soap recipe. There are also bonus soap recipes, printable worksheets and recipes, and access to help from the instructor.

The course is taught by Tanya Anderson of Lovely Greens, an experienced natural soapmaker who offers in-person instruction and runs a small soap-making business in the Isle of Man.

The guidance and recipes are suitable for people around the world, with measurements given in both metric and imperial. You'll also have lifetime access, once enrolled.

What's in this Course?

  • 16 Instructional videos
  • Four step-by-step soap recipes
  • Bonus soap recipes
  • Print-outs and worksheets
  • Lifetime access
  • Access to personal guidance
  • Study on your computer, tablet, or mobile phone
  • Worldwide enrollment - just use your usual card payment method

Learn to make soap today!

Natural Soapmaking for Beginners Course

These are the lessons and recipes that you'll learn in the Natural Soapmaking for Beginners course. They are taught by experienced soapmaking teacher, Tanya Anderson from Lovely Greens.

Each lesson includes an instructional video, and most have printable recipes and guides. You can also find all printables in the Resources section at the end.

Also, once you're enrolled, there's no time limit to this course. You can login and watch the videos right then and there or years down the road!

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Enroll in the natural soapmaking course and get started making beautiful batches of soap today!

Natural Ingredients

Learn everything you'll need to know to get started making handmade soap using pure and natural ingredients such as rich oils, plants and flowers, essential oils, clay colorant, and even goat milk.

Equipment & Technique

You'll be introduced to the essential soapmaking equipment you'll need to make soap along guides on how to measure ingredients, prepare yourself and your soapmaking station, and lye safety.

Natural Soap Recipes

Through the recipes in this course, you will learn how to use a wide range of soap additives to add natural scent, color, texture, and visual interest. Each recipe is designed to build on the knowledge learned in the previous recipe.


When does the course start and finish?

The full course is available right now!

How long do I have access to the course?

You have access for the lifetime of the course. After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own. If the course is updated or moved to a new platform, you will have access to the new version as well.

The price is in American dollars but I live in a different country. How can I enroll in this course?

Payment can be taken worldwide from all major credit and debit cards. Your bank or credit card company automatically does the currency conversion for you and the transaction will show up on your statement in your own local currency. For example, the $49 payment will end up displaying as around £39 for those in the UK.

How do I access the content? Do I need to download anything?

After you've placed your order, you'll be asked to create an account and choose a password. Then you can log in to your account on any device or computer to access the content. You'll be able to watch the videos and read the course notes at any point.

Is there a book that I can get to go along with the course?

This course was created to be a video guide, but there are worksheets, including all of the recipes, that you can print out. You can also get the Lovely Greens Guide to Natural Soapmaking Ebook to help you on your soapmaking journey.

Any other questions? Email Tanya