Essex Craft Workshops
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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.
About Essex Craft Workshops
Our adult workshops are friendly, informative and fun. We arrange the workshops adhoc, at a time and date to suit you, including daytime, evenings, weekends & holiday periods even public holidays at no extra charge! We also can book you on dates that workshops are running.
Essex Craft Workshops's Courses
We discuss the theory of 4 different waxes (gel, soy, paraffin, beeswax), labelling, both regulatory, and decoratively, different wicks, health and safety, how to heat the wax safely, the different fragrance and colouring choices and how to apply them. Differences in containers, techniques and troubleshooting and finally, equipment needed with pro's and cons.
For the practical side, you will make a candle in a teacup & saucer with previously coloured and fragranced, paraffin wax (soy...
For those, who want to learn, candle making techniques, rules, regulations, from beginners to advanced, in one day. You will learn about different waxes, wicks, containers.
You will learn health and safety, best practice and regulation requirements, regarding making and selling of candles.
You will make a candle in a cup and saucer, decorate a pillar candle, and learn more decorative techniques, such as ice cream sundae, layering and inserts, moulds and the use of...
This candle making experience, was developed, for people who just want to enjoy fun techniques in candle making. This class is very hands on, as we cover many decorative techniques and tools such as moulds, inserts, glitter, interesting containers and more.
You go home with an ice cream sundae candle, Koi fish candle (including the mould) and a layered candle with a shaped insert. This class is perfect for people who don't want too much...
You get to decoupage a white frame with a mirror insert, a white wooden coat hanger using serviettes and a small picture frame using the deco-patch method. This is an enjoyable and relaxing class, for all levels of craft experience. The class, includes many techniques and tips, to achieve, beautifully decorated items that you keep.
The items can be decorated using matching or different serviettes, and can be for your own home or as gifts....