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Voyageur Class Schedule
Winter/Spring 2018

To give our Students a more hands on and personal class experience we only take 8 students per class and require payment upon booking. Please call our customer service specialists at 604-530-8979 to book your spot!

Refunds or Class Transfers will be given if we receive 48 hours notice prior to class time. Unfortunately, as space is limited and other students are often on wait lists no refunds will be given if students miss their class without the 48 hours notice.

All our classes are hands-on and include all materials needed. Students will take home products made in class as well as an extensive recipe and information package. Just wear comfortable clothes, bring an apron if you would like, and come ready to have fun and learn!!

Additional class dates will be added as classes fill, so if the class you are interested in is currently full, please call our Customer Service department at 604-530-8979 and they can put you on the wait list to be informed if another class date is added.


BEGINNERS COLD PROCESS SOAPMAKING

Learn how to make soap the traditional, artisan way using pure vegetable oils, essential oils, clays, herbs, and mineral colourants. This class will teach you all the basic steps of cold process soap making, from weighing and measuring to colouring, scenting, bringing to trace, and using molds. 3 types of soap will be made: an ultra gentle Castile Lavender soap, a Clay and Shea Facial bar, and a Beeswax and Honey Exfoliating soap. You will take home all soaps made in class as well as an information and recipe package so you can continue your soap making at home!

Class Dates:

Saturday January 27th 9:30am
Saturday February 24th 9:30am
Saturday March 10th 9:30am
Sunday May 6th 9:30am


Approximate Class Time: 3 hours

Cost: $55.00 plus tax. Instructor: Tammy Evans


BE MY VALENTINE

Show your love by making someone special products to pamper and relax them! Susan will teach you to make a range of products including Soy Wax Container Candle, Moisturizing Massage Bar, Massage Oil, Aromatherapy Wax Melts and Body Butter, which you will then wrap up for gift giving. Plus, you will take home a recipe and information package so you can continue to make these fabulous products at home!

Class Date: Saturday February 3rd 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

Cost: $60.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols


LOTIONS AND CREAM MAKING 101

Based on the principles of Susan's E-Book Lotion Making 101, this full day class gives students extensive knowledge and hands on experience on how to make their own creams and lotions at home. Students will be taught all about the different ingredients and will make a large range of creams and lotions in the class to take home. Students will also receive a copy of Susan's E-Book "Lotion Making 101" to take home at no extra charge. Perfect for those just starting out or the more experienced crafter that would like to gain more knowledge about the chemistry and specific benefits of ingredients.

Class Date: Saturday February 10th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 6 – 6 ½ hours including lunch break

Cost: $120.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols


ECO SKINCARE

One of the most rapidly growing changes in the skin care and cosmetics industry is the demand by consumers for more greener, plant based skin care products that don’t compromise on quality and effectiveness but are healthier for our bodies and the environment. During this full day class, Susan will teach you to make a wide range of skin care products that use premium skin care oils, butters and ECOCERT ingredients, including a selection of lotions, body butters, facial serum, and oil based products. And in addition, students will receive an extensive recipe and information package so you can continue to make these and other fabulous Eco Skincare products at home!

Class Date: Saturday February 17th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 6 – 6 ½ hours including lunch break
Cost: $120.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols

BATH BOMBS & BUBBLES!

Who doesn’t love a pampering themselves in the tub!! Have fun with Susan while she teaches you how to make a range of bath products using premium specialty ingredients. Products made in this class will include traditional and bubbling Bath Bombs, Solid Bubble Bath, the fun new craze in bath products, with you will transform into decorative bath treats that look like hand scooped ice cream, as well as Body wash, Dispersing bath oil and a fragrance spray that can be used as a room freshener or linen spray. And in addition, students will receive a recipe and information package so you can continue to make these and other fabulous Eco Skincare products at home!

Class Date: Saturday March 17th 9:30 am

Approximate Class Time: 5 1/2 - 6 hours including short break
Cost: $100.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols

NEW!! ECO FACIAL CARE

Due to the popularity of our Eco Skincare class, this new Eco Facial Care class focuses on specialty products specifically for the face using greener, plant based skin care ingredients that don’t compromise on quality and effectiveness but are healthier for our bodies and the environment. During this full day class, Susan will teach you to make a wide range of specialized facial care products that use premium skin care oils, butters and ECOCERT ingredients, including a selection of creams, cleansers, toners etc. And in addition, students will receive an extensive recipe and information package so you can continue to make these and other fabulous Eco Facial Care products at home!

Class Dates:
Saturday March 24th 9:30AM
Sunday May 13th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 6 – 6 ½ hours including lunch break
Cost: $120.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols


CELEBRATE MOM!

Celebrate Mom and any other wonderful woman in your life by making a wonderful selection of products that they are sure to love! Susan will teach you to make a range of products including a hand wash and hand protectant lotion perfect for the gardener, crafter, knitter or sewer, as well as a foot care kit which will including fizzing foot salts, foot scrub bar with pumice and a moisturizing lotion bar, all wrapped up and ready for gift giving. And in addition, you will take home a recipe and information package so you can continue to make these fabulous products at home!

Class Date: Sunday April 15th 9:30am

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

Cost: $60.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols

JUST FOR MEN

Who could forget about all the wonderful men in our lives! The modern man values and understands the importance of taking care of their skin and hair, and Susan will teach you to make a range of products just for men! These will include a conditioning shaving lotion, Beard Oil, Hey Beardo! sprayable beard and skin conditioner, beard and face wash, protectant hand lotion and lotion bar. And in addition, you will take home a recipe and information package so you can continue to make these fabulous products at home and just in time for Father’s Day!


Class Date: Sunday May 27th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 6 – 6 ½ hours including lunch break

Cost: $120.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols

FORMULATING HAIR CARE PRODUCTS

In this full day class, students will learn what it takes to make hair care products that will rival any salon brand on the market but at a fraction of the cost. Students will be given extensive information about all the ingredients required to make professional haircare products as well as how to tailor them to specific hair needs. Armed with this knowledge, students will make a clarifying shampoo, moisturizing shampoo, daily conditioner, deep conditioner, leave-in conditioner and an anti-frizz spray tailored for their hair type. Students also receive a copy of Susan's E-Book "Complete Haircare Products" with tons of additional recipes and information.

Class Date: Saturday June 16th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 6 – 6 ½ hours including lunch break

Cost: $120.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols


WHIPPED BODY BUTTERS!

You know a product is popular and versatile when an entire class can be dedicated to it! One of the most popular skin care products we teach in our classes are Whipped Body Butters; delectable, smooth and silky body creams that are ultra moisturizing for your skin. In this specialized class, Susan will teach students how to make a selection of different Whipped Body Butters using a variety of premium oils, butters, proteins, vitamins and emulsifiers. Students take home all products made in class as well as a detailed recipe and instruction package so that you can continue to make these products at home.

Class Date: Sunday June 24th 9:30AM

Approximate Class Time: 5 1/2 - 6 hours including short break
Cost: $100.00 plus tax. Instructor: Susan Barclay-Nichols