Have you ever wondered how candles are made? During this exciting in-person practical workshop you will learn how to make attractive scented container candles and pillar candles, including wax melts, using premium materials (natural soy wax, dried botanicals and vegan friendly fragrance oils).
In addition to the practical elements, the 4 hour workshop will cover:
A brief history of candle making
An overview of wax types, wicks, dyes and scents
Candle making equipment
Candle making challenges and troubleshooting
Top candle care tips
An overview of candle safety legislation
The workshop is for beginners - no prior candle making experience is necessary. All equipment and materials are provided.
Each participant will take home two tin candles, one glass container candle, six tea lights, a colourful pillar candle and five wax melt tarts decorated with dried botanicals. Most importantly, participants will enjoy developing the skills to make more beautiful candles at home!
Venue: The d.@rt Centre, The Wildern School, Wildern Ln, Hedge End, SO30 4EJ. Room details and further instructions will be emailed to you before the day.
Workshop date and time: Saturday 4 Sep, 9:30am - 1:30pm