|Gathering essential oils for this|
|I collect the best, affordable olive oil I can|
in between soapmaking sessions.
|Tikhon measures essential oil.|
|Pouring the soap into molds.|
|Tikhon cuts soap 24 hours after pouring it.|
|Soap curing before packaging.|
I hope to teach more members of our parish and perhaps other parishes this winter. We have a move coming up, so it will have to be after we settle into our new home. Everything associated with St. Nicholas is the greatest gift I have ever received, and I am full of desire to give back.