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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.

£45
Isle of Anglesey - Next course on 16th December 2018
Flexible course dates! Learn practical, hands-on candlemaking in this fun and relaxed workshop - perfect for beginners. Create a variety of beautiful candles, from scented soy wax votives to traditional hand-dipped taper candles, scented tealights and soy 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...
£65
Yorkshire - Next course on 24th November 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
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 24th November 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...
£75
Sussex - Next course on 24th November 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...
£285
Isle of Wight - Next course on 30th November 2018
Mrs B presents a jolly weekend of Christmas Craftiness Over the weekend you will stay in a beautiful Tiny Home cabin and spend time in our lovely studio making a selection of gorgeous crafty Christmas makes. You may wish to venture into Cowes for a Saturday night out …. or simply cook a meal and relax in front of your log burner. There is lots do do on Sunday morning too if you wish …....
£50
Lancashire - Next course on 18th November 2018
If you love candles as much as we do, or looking for a unique day out with friends why not join us at one of our candle making workshops? Set in the unique and historical Grade II Listed former stables and motor house of The Haworth, Snooty Fox Vintage specialises in artisan luxury home fragrance. We are offering an intimate introductory candle making workshop During the 90 minute beginners workshop, we will take you step-by-step...
£45
Midlothian - Next course on 19th January 2019
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 20th November 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...
£39
East Sussex - Next course on 30th November 2018
Back by popular demand: BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE CLASS! Learn how to make Aromatherapy candles using vegan soywax and natural essential oils. A great skill to learn whether you want to start making candles to sell or make gorgeous gifts for your friends and family. A fun and friendly experience for Brides & bridesmaids who want to make their own wedding decorations. For hen do groups of 8 or more, we offer a...
£295
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...