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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.

£85
Suffolk - Next course on 13th June 2018
This class is designed for total beginners, or those just starting out. Held in our 15th Century barn, the class focuses primarily 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 the description of commonly used waxes, how to measure the correct quantities, perfume and their effects, wax dyes, pour temperatures and how to fix surface problems....
£65
Yorkshire - Next course on 26th May 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 26th May 2018
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 own candles at...
£55
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 26th May 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 3rd June 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
Sussex - Next course on 26th May 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...
£495
London
Beauty Handmade specialises in business candle and home fragrance service that is customised according to your needs, business and your time. You will receive a full and tailor made business package in one place so there is no waste of time and money. This is a professional, business and one to one bespoke scented soy candle, reed diffuser and room spray workshop with all legal aspects covered such as CLP and safety labelelling of your...
£45
Midlothian - Next course on 6th June 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...
£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 specialises in private and 100% business candle and home fragrance training that is relevant to your business model or a business idea. Hosted by Zaga, Creative Perfumer & Candle Designer with over 18 years in the industry, Zaga has trained 200+ clients and and no two are the same. You will receive a full and tailor made practical business package in one place so there is no waste of time and money. This...