Our beginner course will offer a brief introduction to the history of candle-making, an understanding of the types of waxes available and their advantages and disadvantages, how size and types of candle wick are also important, burn times and so on.
We will then move on to the equipment necessary for the hobbyist. All the techniques will be explained and demonstrated, and common mistakes ironed out.
Our hands-on course is designed with fun in mind...
Our intermediate candle making course is specifically designed for those interested in starting a candle making business. We cover a wide range of candle making methods to include an introduction into the legal requirements, along with the tools required and waxes available. Also, covered in detail are labelling, branding and selling ideas for your range of candles.
A pleasant country workshop is available for hire in the heart of the Ashdown Forest, East Sussex.
The workshop is 22ft by 18ft, holding a number of work benches and a table with capacity of 8-12 persons.
The room includes good strip lighting, 8 wall sockets, single phase electricity, heating, cold running water and facilties to make hot drinks.
The site has toilets, ample parking, electric gate access and 24 hour CCTV.
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