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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.

£55
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 18th May 2019
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
Yorkshire - Next course on 11th May 2019
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...
£75
Cumbria - Next course on 5th June 2019
We’re excited to host Siobhan from The Little Lakeland Soap Company at Swallows & Artisans. Siobhan combines 100% pure essential oils and quality natural ingredients into beautifully luxurious soaps, candles, bath salts, lip balms and more. In this one day workshop you will learn about the different scent blends, the properties of each oil and why they were chosen. First watch a demonstration and then, with help and guidance from Siobhan, you will create your...
£85
Sussex - Next course on 21st April 2019
Our 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 both the hobbyist and those who are interested in a business opportunity. All the techniques will be explained and demonstrated, and common mistakes ironed...
£90
Suffolk - Next course on 24th April 2019
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 (where light lunch is served) 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,...
£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...
£20
Norfolk
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...
£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...
£29
Greater London
What’s included in the price? All you need to bring is a smile. Be prepared for a fun day full of loads of information and fun and learning as well as most importantly candle making. Description: Are YOU looking for something new and exciting? Maybe you want to learn a new hobby? Possibly start a side line business to make some extra money? Is it time to give away thoughtful handmade gifts to loved ones?...
£30
West Sussex - Next course on 30th April 2019
This workshop covers the basics of candlemaking across a variety of different candle types, and takes you through different styles, wicks and waxes to use. You’ll make and take home at least 8 candles, including moulded candles in different designs, tealights, floating candles, votives and rolled beeswax candles. You can choose your own colours and fragrance. Enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, tea and biscuits, and get stuck into an addictive new hobby! Suitable for...