Synopses & Reviews
Soapmaking has never been this easy! The revolutionary melt-and-mold method is taking the craft world by storm. Beginning with a meltable glycerin base, you can create stunning transparent specialty soaps in minutes, with no lye and no waiting. It's as easy as melt, pour, mold, and decorate!
The revolutionary melt-and-mold method of soapmaking is taking the craft world by storm. Westerman shows readers how to use a meltable glycerin base to make stunning specialty soaps in minutes. The step-by-step instructions for 30 different techniques are accompanied by color photos.
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About the Author
C. Kaila Westerman is president of TKB Trading, LLC, a leading supplier of melt-and-mold craft materials. She has written numerous articles on soap crafting and is a member of the Handcraft Soap Makers' Guild. She lives in Oakland, California.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Melt-and-Mold (1)
Chapter 2: Six Easy Steps (7)
Chapter 3: Using Color (21)
Chapter 4: Controlling Light (47)
Chapter 5: Mastering Fragrances (71)
Chapter 6: Creating Form (89)
Chapter 7: Considering Function (115)