The Art Of Perfumery Master Class
centuries the secrets of the Perfumer have been jealously guarded by
the World’s great Fragrance Houses. Now, you can design & create
professional perfumes! After this workshop you will have a depth of
practical skills and knowledge, plus the resources to continue along
your own personal journey into the world of perfumery.
perfume is an exciting and somewhat magical experience, but should it
be enjoyed by only the privileged few? Now, you can learn some of the
trade secrets to blending your own beautiful accords, and creating your
very own fine fragrance perfumes. When one aroma is added to another a
new scent is born! The more scents perfectly blended in harmony, the
more amazing the overall perfume can be. But without knowing the
techniques of the traditional perfumer, your blends may lack the wow
factor. It’s very rare to create a masterpiece with guesswork alone.
us guide you through an exciting and creative day where you’ll learn
what makes the difference between a masterpiece perfume, and a cheap
NOTE this is not a "natural perfumery" course using only essential
oils. Perfumery does not discriminate between natural and synthetic, it
only discriminates between what is "toxic" and "non-toxic". Natural
does not always mean non-toxic. The course is designed to teach you to
blend accords and create perfume like the professionals using any
materials you choose.
Where: Unit 9, 28 Coombes Drive Penrith NSW.
Duration: Course runs from 10am to 3pm.
Lunch & light refreshments will be provided. Please advise if you have any special dietary requirements.
WHAT YOU RECEIVE
In this 5 hour hands-on practical & theory workshop you’ll become familiar with:
- A Brief History of the Art of Perfumery
- The Modern
Science of how aromas/odours are sourced & created (including
Synthetic Vs. “Natural” debate), and where to buy your Perfumery
- You'll learn the difference between essential oils, isolates, aroma chemicals, absolutes, dilutions.
Perfumer's Pyramid, and how to structure just the right amounts of base,
middle and top notes to build timing and evolution of the scent.
- The Perfume Families & How to Classify Aromas & Odours, and how to train your nose to recognise odours within perfumes.
- A Case Study:
A World Famous Perfume. We will re-construct a version of a world
famous perfume close to the original scent as a way of experiencing how a
perfume comes together. You will then learn the Perfumer's most
guarded skill - How to construct perfume accords. Accords are where the
magic of a perfume really comes together. Basic accords & complex
accords are blends of multiple odours/aromas that lose their individual
scent as they merge and become a whole new beautiful scent of their
own. Perhaps you have played around with blending fragrance before, but
without the true know-how of accord building, blends can often lack the
wow factor. Learn how to know when your blend is just right and in
You will also learn the art
of diluting your perfume concentrate into an atomiser spray - all
materials and equipment will be supplied for you. You will take home
your very own perfume designed & created by you.
Who knows, you could be the world’s next perfume sensation!
you leave this Master class, you’ll have the necessary basic to
intermediate skills to continue your own journey developing your own
fragrance lines for fun or profit. You’ll be surprised at how much
profit is to made from perfume.
Should you need to cancel your class please let us know as soon as
this information is available. We are happy for you to send another
person in your stead, or to transfer your booking to another time slot.
We do not, however offer a refund if you are unable to attend..
Should we need to cancel your class we will let you know as soon as
this information comes to hand. We reserve the right to supply another
teacher for your class should Andrew be unwell, to allow your class to
proceed with minimal interuption. If circumstances cannot be worked
with we will provide another date for your class if you wish, or a full
refund of your course costs if you prefer. We are unable to refund any
transport or accommodation costs you may have incurred. That said, we
would do our utmost to ensure all courses proceed as planned where there
is any possibility to do so.
This class is to be held on Tuesdays in our
upstairs teaching facility at Unit 9, 28 Coombes Drive Penrith. Class
sizes are restricted to 10 people so please do not delay booking your
Please contact us on 02 4722 2123 or book online to arrange your deposit of $50 to hold your place or $250 payment in full