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Candle-making courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Want to learn the art of making your own candles? Making candles is not only a useful and cost effective hobby but is also incredibly satisfying. Attending a candle making course can light up your days by showing you how to create attractive and elegant candles using gel, paraffin, beeswax, soy and tallow. Learn how to properly embed the wick, carve beautiful candles and incorporate perfumes, scents, essential oils and colour into your candle designs.

£65
Yorkshire - Next course on 11th August 2018
Do you want to learn a new skill? Stuck for a fun Christmas Gift? Then join us for a fun and friendly workshop in Container Candle Making Learn how to make exquisite gifts for family & friends, brides & bridesmaids learn how to make your own wedding decorations & favours. Or maybe you would like to start your own artisan business? Whatever the reason, you are very welcome to join us for an informative and...
£55
Anglesey - Next course on 28th July 2018
Flexible course dates! Learn practical, hands-on candlemaking in this fun and relaxed workshop - create a variety of beautiful candles from a scented jar candle, sculpted flower candles , a traditional pillar candle and scented wax melts. Choose from a range of fragrances and dyes to design your very own candles. At the end of this class you will take home all the wonderful candles you have made - and the skills to make your...
£55
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 4th August 2018
Understand more about the different types of candles that are sold in the UK, then learn the skills to make your own using natural soy and beeswax! This workshop will show you how to make beautiful container, floating and rolled candles. Choose from a variety of fragrances and dyes to personalise your very own candle range. Party run by a “Chandler” (a professional candle-maker) Introduction to candle-making through the ages Overview of the different types...
£65
London - Next course on 23rd September 2018
Understand more about the different types of candles that are sold in the UK, then learn the skills to make your own using natural soy and beeswax! This workshop will show you how to make beautiful container, floating and rolled candles. Choose from a variety of fragrances and dyes to personalise your very own candle range. Party run by a “Chandler” (a professional candle-maker) Introduction to candle-making through the ages Overview of the different types...
£78
Sussex - Next course on 21st July 2018
Our beginner course will offer a brief introduction to the history of candle-making, an understanding of the types of waxes available and their advantages and disadvantages, how size and types of candle wick are also important, burn times and so on. We will then move on to the equipment necessary for the hobbyist. All the techniques will be explained and demonstrated, and common mistakes ironed out. Our hands-on course is designed with fun in mind...
£45
Midlothian - Next course on 25th August 2018
Held in the lovely rural village of Temple just 15 miles south of Edinburgh, our half day candle making workshop will give you the basic skills to create a scented container candle made from 100% natural soy wax choosing from a selection of fine fragrance oils. Our groups are kept small (a maximum of 10) to allow for individual attention. Workshop Content - Overview of the different types of wax and their differences in candle...
£85
Suffolk - Next course on 24th July 2018
This class is designed for total beginners, or those just starting out. It is beneficial for anyone considering starting a candlemaking business. Held on the 1st floor of our new premises, above a quaint tearoom overlooking the beautiful green in the Suffolk village of Cavendish. This course focuses on the art of Soy Wax candlemaking, but does include a brief foray into Paraffin wax. It includes an introduction to materials, waxes/wicks/cores and containers. We cover...
£95
Pembrokeshire
Candle-making workshops Courses run regularly and can be planned to suit you so please call or email Angharad to arrange! Learn to make and take at least 8 candles! The main aim of this workshop is to ensure that the art of candle making is fun for all. You will be using traditional and natural candle waxes, essential oils, candle oils and dye chips if you want to add something different. The workshop lasts for...
£265
London
Beauty Handmade exists to inspire and train individuals and start ups to build their own businesses in candle and home fragrancing. We do this by one to one training in our studio in London's most sought after and prime location, Chelsea. Zaga is a gifted and passionate Creative Perfumer & Candle Designer with over 15 years in the industry. She has worked with national and international clientele helping them to make a mark in the...
£75
Warwickshire - Next course on 18th August 2018
In this half-day beginners course you will learn four different candlemaking techniques and take home at least five beautiful candles worth over £20. The course is ideal for those who are completely new to candlemaking or who have made a start at home and would like some further tuition. Groups are made up of no more than 5 people so that a degree of individual tuition is possible. Courses are run in a relaxed and...