Make your own Soap and Ceramic Soap Dishes

Short Course

Saturday 7 December

Short Course

Gift vouchers available

Please read our Booking Terms and Conditions below carefully before booking.

What will be covered in the class?
Spend morning in our ceramics studio using press moulds to make two unique soap dishes. Decorate your work with coloured clay slips so it’s ready to be fired. Learn how to blend essential oils and soap bases and cast your own soaps. Your ceramic soap dishes will be ready for collection before the Christmas break and your soaps can be taken home on the same day.

Who is this class suitable for?
This class is aimed at adults (16+) and suitable for all levels of ability.

What’s included?
All materials and tools are included, and your ceramics soap dishes will be glazed and fired. Lunch is not included; but hot drinks and snacks can be purchased from our on-site café.

What to bring?

Please wear appropriate clothing for messy making including close-toed shoes and tying long hair back.

Lizzie Westray is a Milton Keynes based ceramicist specialising in sculptural ceramics and ‘low-tech’ firings such as Raku and wood-fired kilns.


In response to Government advice regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19) and in consideration of the welfare of our community, Milton Keynes Arts Centre has made the sad decision to close as of Tuesday 17 March 2020. Find out more here ︎

Booking Terms and Conditions
Completing your booking with Milton Keynes Arts Centre signifies your agreement to the below terms of Refunds and Cancellation. All profits support our annual programme of exhibitions, events and charitable outreach projects.

Bookings are non-refundable and only transferable at the discretion of Milton Keynes Arts Centre. Any workshops that you are unable to attend cannot be refunded and cannot be reallocated.

Courses may be rescheduled/cancelled by Milton Keynes Arts Centre if the minimum number of required students is not met. Notification of a possible reschedule/cancellation will be sent to students three-working days before the first workshop of the term, in this instance only will refunds be issued in full if a course is rescheduled/cancelled.
Photographs and/or video will be taken during this course
As a registered charity, it can sometimes be necessary to share photos and videos of our community outreach in printed matter, social media, press releases and funding applications. By taking part in this event you grant Milton Keynes Arts Centre full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming to help achieve our charitable aims.

Milton Keynes Arts Centre
Milton Keynes
MK14 5DZ

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