Making your own candles is a very relaxing and satisfying hobby, and in this class you'll learn to use 100% natural wax, and include natural essential oils to create your own range of eco-friendly, vegan, aromatherapy container candles. You'll learn about: Types of natural wax available What equipment to use Wick sizing, different wick types and choosing the right wick Calculating how much wax to use Using essential oils and fragrance oils Understanding hot and cold throw and testing fragrance throw Temperature control Health and safety, and proper labelling Troubleshooting Suitable for beginners, you will be guided through every step by Wendy, owner of The Little Craftery, and life-long crafter. The workshop runs for approximately 2½ hours. Enjoy a chat with like minded people and learn some new skills! All materials and refreshments are included in the price. Please contact us via the "message the tutor" button to enquire about availability. Over-16s only, unless previously agreed by The Little Craftery (please contact us to discuss). Please note: Due to Covid-19 we are currently only taking bookings for private classes (at no additional cost). There will be no other participants in your class.
What's included in the price?
All materials, tea, coffee and biscuits are included. You'll make and take home 6 container candles, and you'll also be given an information booklet which contains all the information you learnt on the class, testing templates, and a sheet of safety labels to use on the candles you produce at home.
150 minutes (flexible times to suit)
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts
- Suitable for all abilities
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- Daytime (weekdays)
- Public transport
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- Suitable for beginners
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