Perfume Making Class: Make a Classic Eau De Cologne

Come along and learn the classic structure of an all natural Eau de Cologne

2 hours Class size 1 to 10 (public classes), 2 to 20

label $250 (or 4 payments of $62.50 Afterpay)

Looking for unique Sydney activities? This perfume making class will introduce those wanting to learn classic perfumery, to the historical Eau de Cologne's family, just in time for spring/summer.

The fragrances are suitable for all genders and nonbinary students as you'll be able to personalise your creations. You can choose to use all-natural or add some molecules to your creations - information will be provided on options in the class.

The class is practical and you'll be able to smell through a wide selection of materials from the working perfumer's organ of more than 300!

Make a bottle to package and take home. You'll be given the opportunity to add a personal twist to your formula to make it completely unique to you.

A platter and a glass of wine or non-alcohol drink are included in the session.

Knowledge required
What you'll get
  • Access to a perfumers organ of materials and make a bottle to take home.
  • Glass of wine or non-alcoholic drink and a platter.
What to bring
Please do not wear perfume on the day.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, Christmas party, birthday or hens party.

This would also be a lovely gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


Ol'Factory Studios - 2/81 Sydenham Road, Marrickville NSW

This venue is a short walk from Sydenham station (500m).

Perfume Making Class: Make a Classic Eau De Cologne location
Your teacher
Ainslie Walker Scentsmith
Ainslie Walker Scentsmith

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Ainslie Walker Scentsmith is a practising perfumer, product developer and olfactory artist and has been teaching her renowned perfume making workshops in Australia for nine years - based in Sydney, she teaches regularly from her Marrickville studio. She also teaches interstate by appointment and in locations such as The Strand Arcade, and various Boutique hotels such as The Old Clare Hotel in the Sydney CBD.

Her classes are recommended by Broadsheet, The Good Weekend and more.

Her clients include Country Road, Disney, Aje, Glasshouse, Circa Home, The Powerhouse, Two Good Co, Tamara Dean, and Lark Perfumery.

Her fragrances have been exhibited in The Powerhouse as part of Eucalyptusdom and 500 Arhats in 2021/22. Mona - Tasmania, Art Gallery of South Australia with Tamara Dean.

Ainslie is also an award-winning fragrance writer and well-known internationally in the industry.

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Carren Allen Mar 2023

What a great experience, this was a birthday celebration and we so enjoyed learning about scents and creating our own. Ainslie was so knowledgeable, helpful and interesting, we had the best afternoon Would highly recommend this class as a fabulous experience and enjoyable afternoon!

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