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Candle making party

Decorate and hand pour your own candle

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Candle Making Party
£29 per person
( 8 people minimum required, maximum 16 people)

I will host and provide all the equipment/materials for the party and you provide the venue and refreshments.

All venues considered within 1 hour drive of Thornbury South Gloucestershire.

Included in a candle making party workshop will be the following:-

Your 2 hour candle making party will give you the skills to create, decorate and pour 1 large (750ml volume with 120 hour burn time), scented, container candle made from 100% natural soy wax and a selection of fragrance oils.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Workshop Content

- Overview of the different types of wax used in candle making.
- You will learn about the different fragrance options (essential oils v fragrance oils)
- You will be able to choose your own scent from our fragrance library.
- You will learn the step by step process of making a container candle using a microwave.
- You will decoupage your own jar from a extensive selection of pressed flowers leaves and feathers.
- You will assemble and hand pour your own container candle.
- You will learn about wick types and how to burn a candle correctly.
- You will learn how to measure the correct amount of wax and fragrance to use in candles.
- We will cover the equipment needed for candle making.

You will leave the workshop with a unique handcrafted candle, that you have hand poured yourself, to proudly display or give away as a gift and the confidence to create many more candle making masterpieces in your own home.


Lindsey Benson at Mount Cottage Crafts
35 Gloucester Road
BS35 3SF
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Suitable for

  • Children
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

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