Open Soapmaking Classes Available

OPEN SOAPMAKING CLASSES A lot of people have contacted me asking if they could book an individual lesson as part of a larger group. I’ve offered a couple of opportunities like this in the past but have decided that it’s time to make it more of a regular thing. T ...

Lovely Greens soapmaking class with Vicky, Kate & Macy

Soapmaking Class with Vicky, Kate & Macy

Learn about Lovely Greens soapmaking classes Sign up for the Soapmaking Lessons Newsletter I’m constantly impressed with how on-point teenagers can be when making soap. On Sunday I had a trio of ladies – Mum, daughter, and granddaughter – who had never once ...

The Royal Manx & Southern Agricultural Shows

I and Lovely Greens have had a brilliant couple of weekends setting up shop at the Isle of Man’s agricultural shows. Each summer, for a weekend each, are the Southern and Royal Manx shows which showcase the Island’s farming scene, local producers, and fun for the ...

Happy New Years from Lovely Greens!

2016 is just hours away and I’m reflecting on the past few years I’ve spent as Lovely Greens Handmade. In 2010 I started making handmade soap as a hobby then soon after I began my career as a Farmers Market trader – my first market ever had me at a small ta ...

Lovely Greens Soapmaking Classes in the local press

This week the Isle of Man Newspapers have featured a little background on me, Lovely Greens, and the soap making lessons I offer from my home in Baldrine. Making handmade soap is both a fun and creative way to plan for beautiful gifts at Christmas. Under my instruction you c ...

DIY Shampoo Bars for Dogs

In yesterday’s soap making class we did something a little different…we made shampoo bars for doggies! Tess (pictured) reacts terribly to conventional dog shampoo and flea treatments so we made some sensitive bars just for her. The recipe included olive and cocon ...

Handmade Living Magazine

It has been a crazy, frantic couple of weeks and today I woke up happy that I’ll have a day for myself. Between working the markets, meeting with customers, making beauty products and the Manx Food and Drink Festival, my schedule has been absolutely slammed. I’m ...