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Candlemaking workshops for beginners in Hertfordshire

Duration: 3 hours : 10 am - 1.00 pm

Price: £55

Book with: Anne Nudd
at Pemberley Candles

Hastoe Village Hall
Church Lane
Hastoe, Tring
HP23 6LU

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About the Course

Join us for a fun and relaxed morning’s workshop in candle making held in a cosy village hall in the Hertfordshire countryside.

No previous experience is needed – just come along and enjoy learning a new skill.

All our candles are made with soy wax with a range of fragrance oils and dyes to choose from so you can create your own unique candles to take home.

The workshop will involve making a variety of candle styles – a star shaped cone candle, pillar, votive and container candles and tealights. And to help when you have a go at home, we’ll send you away with one of our step-by-step guides.

We will also discuss the types of wax, wicks, oils and dyes generally available along with the latest label regulations and candle care tips.

Class sizes are small – a maximum of 6 – to allow for individual attention. Ages: 16+.
Weekend classes are available if you’re busy during the week. Please contact us to discuss private workshops for smaller or larger groups.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included and fresh coffee, tea, juices and biscuits will be available throughout the morning. There is plenty of parking.

Want to review this course?

Really learned a lot and met some lovely people. Anne taught us lots of different techniques and I went home with a lot of lovely candles.

- - #23367

What a super course, Ann was absolutely lovely and we made some super candles varying in shape, size, colours & scent. Tea/coffee & cakes served. The course is run in a beautiful village church hall with excellent parking, easy to find. Had a very enjoyable relaxing few hours & came away with super candles, well worth the money, I shall look to go back to the advanced course in the future. 5 stars!

- - #22123

Excellent course - small group which worked perfectly. We got to make far more candles than I thought we would in one session. Would definitely recommend.

- - #21953

A very enjoyable morning making lots of different style candles, in different colours and smells. A friendly small group and yummy brownies (thank you Anne)

- - #21029

Thank you Anne for a lovely relaxing morning making lots of different candles and meeting new people. Learning about all the options and choosing our own scents and dye colours for various shapes of candles was so much fun! I would highly recommend this class.

- - #20596

Really enjoyed the class. Was lucky to share the class with a small group of lovely ladies. Anne was really helpful and answered any questions we had. We were able to make so many candles. More than I expected to be making. Really happy with the class and would attend the advanced class with Anne which she is considering for the future.

- - #20572

Great course to help with trying out a variety of styles of candles.
Anne was so knowledgeable and happily answered all our questions! Would dedinately recommend for beginners wanting to start somewhere!

- - #19851

Fabulously rewarding morning, and a great introduction to the pleasures of candle making. The course was packed with useful information and tips and the opportunity to try different techniques. Can’t wait to have a go at home now!

- - #19807

Such a good morning, a nice small group and we made so many more candles than I expected. Well explained and refreshments provided.

- - #19781

I had a great time on the course and would recommend if you want to learn more about how to make candles.

I will be signing up for the next level later in the year.

- - #19737

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Course Start Dates

Friday 27th September 2019
Friday 4th October 2019
Friday 11th October 2019
Friday 1st November 2019
Saturday 9th November 2019
Friday 22nd November 2019
Saturday 30th November 2019
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly
  • Weekends

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