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
Health and safety, and proper labelling
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.
If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
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.
This craft course provider has been awarded Platinum status for receiving 50 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
The Students' Choice award ensures that course providers get recognised for their efforts in the teaching and practice of UK craft.
They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.
150 minutes (flexible times to suit)
Next available date
27th November 2020
I thoroughly enjoyed the course. Friendly, relaxed, easy to follow and great instructions to take home (rather than having to take lots of notes!). Really enjoyed the experience and looking forward to making more candles soon! Thank you! Jen x