Obscura Society LA: The Art and Science of Perfumery - Atlas Obscura
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Los Angeles, California

Obscura Society LA: The Art and Science of Perfumery

Join us for a workshop at the Institute for Art and Olfaction and go home with your own signature scent.

Create a custom fragrance while discovering the science of smell!

Join Field Agent Robert Hemedes for a perfume making workshop at The Institute for Art and Olfaction, located in the heart of Chinatown. Instructors from the Institute will share the history and science of perfumery and guide you through the process of creating a custom fragrance. During this course, you will be encouraged to experiment and follow your nose! You'll have the opportunity to work with various natural and synthetic aroma molecules and with the right combination of patience and a sense of adventure, craft your own perfume. 

You don't need to be a Hollywood celebrity to have your own unique fragrance! Your signature scent is waiting to be discovered...

LIMITED CAPACITY: Only 14 people allowed 

Notes for this adventure:

- Ages 18 and up. Sorry, no minors allowed.

- This is a 2.5 hour workshop.

- A liability waiver is required for this event.

Advance ticket sales only. All sales are final.