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Candlemaking courses

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
Somerset - Next course on 23rd March 2019
Learn about the art of candlemaking and fragrance blending using commercial scents and organic essential oils with Siobain Drury, Neal's Yard Organics Consultant, therapist and founder of Harum Scarum Eco Soya Candles. Use soy wax and fragrance to create your own container candles to take home with you. Siobain tends to use reclaimed containers, such as glass jars, small votives, teacups, jugs anything safe really! All materials provided but if you have your own small...
£65
Berkshire - Next course on 20th April 2019
Learn how to make your own (plastic free) lip balm, face and hand cream each scented with your preferred herbs and oils. Make some hand rolled candles from natural bees wax. The day is held in our bee barn and if weather permits in our lovely wild meadow, which during the summer months is resplendent with native flowers. We will give you the recipes so you can practice at home and we hope it will...
£3
Cheshire
Make your own candle in our Candle Workshop Our Candle Workshop is an ever popular choice for people interested in candle making in Cheshire. Candle making is a great, creative activity for people of all ages – adults and children alike find our Candle Workshop a real hands-on experience as they enjoy the skill of traditional candle making. As you try your hand at candle dipping in your choice of coloured waxes, we’ll tell you...
£45
Lincolnshire - Next course on 28th February 2019
Bring a friend and get £5 off one admission (or if paying together £5 off the total). Learn how to make scented candles (or tea lights) in a relaxed, informal setting in ‘The Wicked Wick’ home kitchen In Stamford or alternately at a nearby local venue, where you can learn how to make a scented, natural soy wax candle in your own kitchen. This workshop can also be combined with my Soap Making workshop. Please...
£45
East Sussex
I’ve been lucky enough to work in the fascinating world of Cosmetics and Fragrances almost all my career. From early days training in perfumery evaluation, to developing bespoke products for high street names and niche brands in the UK. Recently I have co written 2 internationally best selling books on Natural Skincare and Fragrance sharing my knowledge gained over many years of Product Development. These books form the base of my Crafting Classes which I...
£20
Norfolk - Next course on 4th March 2019
Create your own fragrance soy wax melts from a selection of fragrance oils. Enjoy home made cake and tea / coffee. A great evening to spend with friends or family. Relax and learn a new skill, learn how to melt wax and blend fragrance oils to create beautiful home fragrance wax melts. All raw materials provided. Take home 6 X wax melts, ceramic burner and tea light. Workshop lasts up to 2 hours. Age 16...
£85
Suffolk - Next course on 23rd February 2019
This workshop is being run for us by The White Candle Company and focuses primarily on the art of Soy Wax candle-making, but does include a brief foray into Paraffin wax. It includes an introduction to materials, waxes/wicks/cores and containers. You will 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. During the workshop, you will make...
£20
Online
If you have ever been interested in learning Candle-making as a hobby or a serious business then this is the only course you will ever need. We offer workshops in London and the French Riviera and online courses that are the most extensive and only interactive courses available today taught by one of the world's leading candle designers. There are ten courses each priced at 50 pounds the first offered at 20 pounds with HD...
£45
TYNE & WEAR
If you love premium soy wax candles, and designer style fragrances, you’ll be pleased to hear that we run successful candle making courses in our factory in Newcastle upon Tyne! Founded from a kitchen table in Gosforth, Urban Candle Co has organically grown to become a much loved candle manufacturer in Newcastle. We use natural pure soy wax, and high quality UK made (non-animal tested) fragrance oils, to bring you a collection of designer inspired,...