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Voyageur Class Schedule
Winter/Spring 2017

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.

Part Day Classes

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 February 25th 9:30am (Class Full)
Saturday March 25th 9:30am (Class Full)
Saturday April 29th 9:30am (Class Full)

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 a soy container candle, moisturizing massage bar, massage oil, wax melts and body butter which you will then wrap up 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: Saturday February 4th 9:30am (Class Full)

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

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


BATH TIME FUN!

Who doesn’t love a pampering themselves!! Have fun with Susan while she teaches you how to make a range of products using premium specialty ingredients. Products made in this class will include bubble bath, body wash, foaming and traditional bath bombs, dispersing bath oil and a fragrance spray that can be used as a room freshener or linen spray.

Class Date: Saturday February 18th 9:30 am (Class Full)

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

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


MELT & POUR SOAP CRAFTING

Learn hands on how fun, easy and creative Melt & Pour Soap Crafting can be! Using our Natural Melt & Pour soap bases, together with a variety of Mica’s, Colourants, Glitters and Fragrances, Susan will teach you to make a variety of decorative soap creations. Focus will be spent on using specialty detailing tools, molds and stamps to learn different techniques to take your soap crafting well beyond just the basics of Melt & Pour!

Class Date: Saturday March 18th 9:30 am (Class Full)

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

Cost: $60.00 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: Saturday April 8th 9:30am (Class Full)

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: Saturday June 3rd 9:30am

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

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


GELS, GELS, GELS!!!

Susan demystifies how to make a range of specialty gel products by walking you through the science of these advanced ingredients and teaching you how you can easily use them at home to create amazing skin care products. Using the specialized gelling agents, Sepimax Zen and Carbopol Ultrez 20, together with premium skin care ingredients, students will make a variety of premium gel products for face and body. 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: Saturday June 17th 9:30am

Approximate Class Time: 4 hours

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


Full Day Classes


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 January 21st 9:30AM (Class Full)

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

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


FORMULATING FACIAL CARE PRODUCTS

Based on the principles of Susan's E-Book Formulating Facial Care Products, this full day class gives students extensive knowledge and hands on experience on how to make their own premium skin care products at home. Students will be taught all about the different ingredients used, skin chemistry, different skin types and will then make a large range of facial products in the class to take home including a facial cleanser, toner, moisturizer, serum and facial gel. Students will also receive a copy of Susan's new E-Book "Formulating Facial Care Products" 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 of skin care and specific benefits of ingredients.

Class Date: Saturday March 4th 9:30AM (Class Full)

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

Cost: $120.00 + 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 Exo Skincare products at home!

Class Date: Saturday April 1st 9:30AM (Class Full)

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 May 13th 9:30AM (Class Full)

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

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