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How-to: Make Cold Process Soap

Homemade soap is the perfect gift for the holidays or just about anytime, and, once you have the ingredients on hand, you can whip up a (large) batch in about an hour. It's also a project that really lends itself to experimentation and customization. I learned a couple of years ago in our soap-making class and find it's a project that really delivers - it's super satisfying, relatively easy, and makes for a great finished product. 

What's...

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Things to Read + Watch, from our teachers!

A recent collection of videos and articles from Brainery teachers!

A Brief History of Irish Food lecture - the always-wonderful Sarah Lohman streamed her talk on the history of Irish food back in March, and you can watch it on Facebook anytime!

America's Mysterious Lost Tree - Allison Meier writes about the Franklinia alatamaha, a tree of mysterious origin that only exists in cultivation

Suminagashi Dreams: Episode I - artist Linh My...

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Check out "The Flower Kitchen" on Craftsy!

One of our favorite people, the very talented Carly Cylinder, is debuting a show on Craftsy all about floral arranging, called "The Flower Kitchen."

If you've taken a class with Carly or have her book, you know she's a ton of fun to spend time with and has a wonderful way with flowers, and we're excited to see her take it to the internet! 

You can watch her new show through Craftsy Unlimited, where there are something like 1300 other...

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CLOSED: Gift Certificate Giveaway: Spring 2018!

Congrats to Jenna and Ashi! 

In honor of this long, long winter ending, we thought it was time for a gift certificate giveaway. We'll set two winners up with a $30 gift certificate to help you get your learn on!

To enter, just leave a comment below letting us know your favorite NYC spring activity by Friday, April 20 at 5pm eastern time. We'll select the winners at random and let you know via...

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