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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.

Next course on 22nd August 2017
This class is designed for total beginners, or those just starting out. Held in our 15th Century barn, just off the A14 in Suffolk, the course runs from 10.30am - 2.30pm (approximately) with a light lunch included. 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...
Next course on 19th August 2017
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...
Forget the same old experience days and come and learn a new skill on our 1 day Candle Making Workshop! We offer the best value for money candle making workshop in the UK! We teach you how to make your own candles for pleasure or to sell, in a fun non-formal environment. Using a wide array of fragrances, colours and containers you can match it to your mood, décor or to give away as gifts....
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 four candles! The main aim of this workshop is to ensure that the art of candles making is fun for all. You will be using traditional and natural candles waxes and add essential oils, candles oils and dye chips if you want to add something different. The workshops last for...
Come and learn a new skill on our Candle Making Workshop using Soy Wax for some unique candle making ideas! In this 2 1/2 hour workshop you will learn how to make your own candles for pleasure or to sell, in a fun non-formal environment. Using an array of fragrances, essential oils, colours and containers you can match it to your mood, décor or to give away as gifts to someone special. During this workshop...
Seriously committed in starting your own candle and home fragrancing business? Then look no further. Creating unique candles and home fragrance products for your business is critical to the success of your brand in the market place. We know that very well. The only way to differentiate your business in the saturated market is to create an unique product with unique scent that no one else has available. We work with small to medium size...
Next course on 19th August 2017
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 wicks. Different fragrance options (essential...
Next course on 19th August 2017
The Candle Alchemist Workshop & Studio on the Isle of Anglesey teaches candle making courses throughout the year. Located just 3 miles from Newborough forest and Llanddwyn beach - an area of outstanding natural beauty - it is an inspirational setting to learn the ancient craft of Candle Making. Our classes take place in the wonderfully atmospheric, oak-beamed schoolroom, dating back to the 1800's, where you can learn practical, hands-on candle making, in a fun...
Whilst making a candle in a teacup & saucer and decorating a pillar candle, and some tea lights, you will be surrounded by the beautiful Essex countryside in a village setting. After cups of tea (and or coffee/cold drinks) & posh biscuits! And you have finished your class, you will take away your goodies, in a hand-decorated gift bag that we have done specially for you! Our workshops are fun, friendly, informative and inspiring, we...
Encaustic art course is suitable for Beginners and Improvers. We will look at the wonder of painting with molten wax, using an iron and heated stylus. Students will be shown several techniques to get started, and then we will work on abstracts and landscapes as well as using the heated stylus to create more detail. Encaustic art is fabulous for beginners and for those who do not consider themselves 'artistic' because the results are instant...