YOU WILL OBTAIN/BUY THE ESSENTIAL OILS AND MATERIALS YOU WILL BE USING DURING THE COURSE YOURSELF- GUIDANCE WILL BE PROVIDED AS TO WHERE TO BUY AT BETTER PRICES.
WE CAN WORK WITH ANY MATERIALS YOU HAVE, BUT YOU NEED TO OBTAIN MATERIALS IN THE RANGE OF 200/250$ IN ORDER FOR THE COURSE TO BE PRACTICAL AND NOT THEORETICAL COMPLETELY.
Learn perfumery and attar making from one of the top attar houses worldwide from the heart of California.
You will access and practice with information that are rare to obtain anywhere worldwide, including making of the famous historical Ghaliya perfumes from Medieval Islamic sources.
Soon, you can open your own attar/perfumery house))
As soon as you enroll:
you will recieve an email within 24 hours with further instructions/ contact information for accessing the course.
You will also receive a link to the perfumery materials and course instruction you will be using throughout the course.
We utilize technology fully, so we are flexible in using Skype, Viber ,Zoom, Hangouts, Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp, or any other programs for chatting and/or video Instruction. We also utilize google docs/slides fully.
Video recording during classes will not be allowed generally.
In case you need video-recording urgently, you will need to sign a non-disclosure agreement and an agreement for non-redistribution of materials obtained.
As an Elixir Attar perfumery/Attar student, you can have access to private contact information for Elixir Attar perfumers so you can chat/email or ask any questions anytime of the day, any day, any time.
You will also get an assessment on a final attar/and or perfume that you produce yourself from A-Z.
The course is comprised of intensive 10 sessions( 2 hours each) as follows.
AGAIN- YOU WILL HAVE TO OBTAIN/BUY THE ESSENTIAL OILS AND MATERIALS YOU WILL BE USING DURING THE COURSE YOURSELF.
-Naturals vs synthetics in perfumery
-Scent profiles for different perfumery components.
-GCMS and note breakdown
-Technology and perfumery.
-Obtaining perfumery materials(natural and synthetic)
-Blending techniques, basics of blending, recording and logging perfumery experiments.
-Explaining perfumery terms
Diffusivity, sillage, projection, etc.
-Base notes, Middle notes, Top Notes
-Ambers, ouds, resins
-Working with ambers, ouds, resins
-oriental, incense, chypres, fogueres, classics
-Working with animalics
-Working with florals
-Spices, woods, isolates.
-Working with spices, woods, and isolates.
-Synthetics use in perfumery
-Synthetics potential use in attars
-Blending your own perfume/attar 1
-sample detailed example formulas for different families of attars.
-Blending your own perfume/attar 2
-Sending your attar for detailed feedback
We welcome constructive feedback at any stage of the course.
Scheduling the sessions of the course will be done after reserving the course.
Cancellation and refunds
In case you are not satisfied with the course and need a refund, you will be eligible only for refunding the remainder of your course.
For example, you paid in full, you took 5 sessions of the total (800$) and need to cancel the remaining sessions, you will be refunded only (400$).
To enroll please click the following link.