Candle Making Workshop

Candle Making Workshop

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Candle Making Workshop – Sydney Course

In this workshop you’ll learn a range of basic candle making techniques. Whether you’re looking for a unique gift idea for friends and family, or just want to treat yourself, you’ll walk away from this 2 hour workshop with loads of knowledge and a swag of delicious smelling candles.

You’ll learn about different types of waxes, how to make your own unique fragrances and colours, different equipment and techniques used as well as how to troubleshoot common problems. You will make a variety of hand-poured candles including two container candles, soy melts and beeswax candles. And the best part of all – you get to take home everything you make on the day!

This workshop is designed for all levels, from beginners to advanced. No prior experience is required.

Macquarie Community College also operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Eastwood, Chatswood, Blacktown, Richmond and many more. Enrol online today or call us to have a chat about your options.

Course Outline

In this course you will learn:

  • different types of waxes and their uses
  • wicks, fragrances and colours
  • candle care and safety
  • equipment, and tools
  • how to make a candle
  • troubleshooting and common problems

Course Outcome

At the end of this course you will have:

  • a basic understanding of candle making
  • learnt how to use different tools and equipment to create candles
  • created some beautiful candles using your choice of colour and fragrance
  • a stack of your own hand-poured candles including two container candles, soy melts and beeswax candles to take home

What to bring

Please bring:

  • pen and notepad

Prepare to get your hands a little dirty, and make sure you wear clothes and footwear that you don’t mind getting wax on!

Candle making instructions will be provided to you to take home.

Important Information

  • Material fee of $55 to be charged for less than 48 hours cancellation.
  • There will be additional Candle Making Kits for purchase on the day if you want to continue making more candles at home

Prerequisite Essential

This course us suitable for all levels. No prior experience required.

Delivery Mode

The class is delivered in a classroom using a professional kitchen for practical lessons.