2021 Design Mania Contest

(The Design Mania Contest will be based on the soapmaking design technique tutorials published in the current issue (May/June) of Making Soap Magazine) Four (4) soap design technique tutorials have been published in (May/June 2021) Making Soap Magazine. See the designs in action. Below are video links for three of the four Design Mania techniques:Peridot Gem Stone: … Continue reading 2021 Design Mania Contest


It is not unusual to see makers criticize large, successful companies. They criticize the product line, the ingredient list and more. Because the company is large, they feel free to heap criticism, and everyone feels free to add another snarky comment. Let’s take a look at this phenomenon. It is not relegated, of course, to … Continue reading Jealous?