WORKSHOPS

Your Fragrance Journey

Experience a unique workshop at our Studio, ranging from one hour to full day experiences.

Private workshops

FRAGRANCE101 : BASIC FRAGRANCE KNOWLEDGE

A basic course on fragrances as an art, science, cosmetic product and a business with introduction to simplified techniques on how to try, blend and sell scents.

In this half-day group session, our in-house perfumer, Bernadette, goes beyond teaching how to dilute fragrance oils to make perfumes and colognes and teaches you the basics of perfumery. Delve into the fascinating world of scent in this fun, hands-on and professional perfumer-led workshop.

Full description below.

Duration: Half Day (4hr30) and Full Day (6hrs)

Time: Can vary depending on the schedule
Half Day: 1pm to 5:30pm
Full Day: 10am to 4:00pm

Price: Php 3,500-Php3,700 per participant

When: View Schedules here

Where: Scout Area, Quezon City or Makati City. Final venue is disclosed to paid participants only to prevent walk-ins.

About the workshop: The workshop covers a wide spread of information from basic fragrance knowledge, proper terms, scent classification (olfactory groups), fragrance selling, making perfumed products with a focus on creating your own blends.

The workshop is structured around industry-based techniques, logic and fosters your intuition to lead you to create a fragrance that is unique and bespoke to you. The class is also designed to give you the basic knowledge in creating your own scented products and instill basic fragrance selling skills, making it a good starting class for those who wish to start their own perfume / home fragrance business.

Our group workshop are limited to 15 participants to keep the experience bespoke. Everyone will get to blend their own scent and create their own liquid product.

  • Suitable for any level. Whether you’re attending out of curiosity or want to further your knowledge on fragrances, you are more than welcome to join! Our class is designed to accommodate individuals from varied backgrounds and knowledge levels.
  • Learn, analyse and describe a selection of 18 fragrance categories.
  • Learn the basic of perfume making techniques and product formulations.
  • Design your very own fragrance with guidance from our perfumer.

Take home: Leave with your new signature scent that is entirely yours and take home:

  • A 10ml bottle of your bespoke perfume or 50ml bottle of your bespoke home fragrance/cologn
  • Handouts, a starter blending kit, a FREE Perfumery Business Calculator.
  • Certificate of Completion
  • The starter blending kit contains:
    • 1 liter of perfumer’s / deodorized alcohol
    • Moisturizer
    • 3 x 30ml Glass Bottles
    • 9 x 5ml selection of Fragrance Oils

When & Where: We run up to two Fragrance101 Workshops a month on selected dates a boardroom style room in the Scout Area of Quezon City. We advise to book your space up to 3 weeks before the workshop as we limit the capacity to 15 people maximum. If you’d like to book a workshop for a private party or on a date of your choice, please visit our Private Workshop page if you are an individual or our Corporate Workshop if you are a business.

Modes of Payment: There are several options to paying for a class.

  • Pay via over-the-counter bank deposit (BDO / Metrobank)
  • Pay via Paypal / Credit Card (We will send you a payment request.)

We require advance to assure your slot in the class as our classes are usually sold out.

Refunds & Cancellations: Before signing up for a class with us, do become familiar with our cancellation policy. If you pay the class fee in advance and cancel 5 or more days before class, you may transfer the full amount of your payment towards a future class. If you cancel less than 5 days before class, you forfeit the full amount paid. You may send someone in your place or receive the handouts and kit via mail (you will shoulder the shipping fee).

Safety and Other Information:

  • Please note that the workshops involve the use of perfumery ingredients, those with allergies and sensitivities are advised to take this into consideration. Read our health and safety points.
  • We highly discourage pregnant women from joining the classes. We smell potent materials during class and may cause nausea, or worse, premature contractions. We suggest consulting your doctor prior to attending our classes.
  • Please note that the fragrances created during a workshop are for personal use only and not for commercial purposes. Our workshops are for recreational and educational purposes and we do not provide business advise during these sessions. If you’d like to learn more about our fragrance development and consultancy services for brands and businesses visit the Fragrance Development Services page.
  • Light refreshments, coffee, tea and light snacks are served during the workshop.
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