Candle Making

Create your own beautiful, sweet smelling candles as a hobby or business venture. We have a choice of expert tutors providing online candle making courses and in-person candle making workshops. Click on an image to see a full description of the course and information about the school.
  • In-Person Course

    Level 3 Award in Education & Training – Art, Craft & Design

    We offer three exciting settings for you to complete your Level 3 Award in Education and Training, all set in a beautiful Shropshire Hills environment.

    Life Long Learning Sector – A course allowing you the chance to learn and practice delivering classroom based lessons within a positive and encouraging environment. You do not need any previous qualifications to attend this course. This is perfect if you are wanting to deliver craft, art & design workshops and courses.

    £350.00
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    Location : Shropshire

    We offer three exciting settings for you to complete your Level 3 Award in Education ...

  • How to run a workshop
    Online Course

    How To Run a Candle Workshop

    Learn everything you need to confidently run your own candle making workshops.
    I have been running in person workshops for the past 8 years, starting at my kitchen table (where they stayed for 18 months).
    Pre covid I ran 76 workshops in a year welcoming people from all over the world to my workshop in Scotland, and I’d love to help you!
    I’d love for you to learn to share your candle making skills and build this into your candle business as a generous revenue builder.

    £99.00
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    Learn everything you need to confidently run your own candle making workshops. I have ...

  • Advanced Candle Making
    Online Course

    Advanced Candle Making

    Make 11 items –
    Multi wick
    Beeswax wrap candles
    Woodwick
    Pillar
    Wax melts
    Embed mold
    Diffuser
    Own container
    Coloured candles
    Solid Melt & Pour soap
    Liquid organic castille soap

    This course is designed for you if you have already made candles and have some experience.

    £99.00
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    Make 11 items - Multi wick Beeswax wrap candles Woodwick Pillar Wax melts Embed mold ...

  • Candle Making Made Easy
    Online Course

    Candle Making Made Easy

    Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned candle lover this short online course is for you!

    £29.00
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    Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned candle lover this short online ...

  • Container Candles
    In-Person Course

    Candle Making Workshop

    Learn how to make your own gorgeously scented plant wax candles on our one-day course. You will learn how to make Scented Container candles, Pillar Candles and Beeswax dipped candles. You will learn all the techniques to make your own candles that burn beautifully and with no wasted wax. Make lovely gifts and save yourself money but making your own candles. The course is in our beautiful and relaxing studio in Clovelly, Devon, near the Cornwall border. Taught by Sarah Harper, owner and founder of The Clovelly Soap Company, who has been making candles for 15 years. You will learn all about the equipment, waxes, wicks, scent blending and how to get great results for your own candle making.

    £60.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Devon

    Learn how to make your own gorgeously scented plant wax candles on our one-day ...

  • In-Person Course

    Candle Making

    A fun and informal course which introduces you to the basics of candle making. You will have the opportunity to make a beautiful scented soy wax candle which can be coloured to your choosing, as well as some tea lights. You will also make a rolled beeswax candle and a little box to enable you to take home your makes. No experience necessary, and all materials are provided.

    £23.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Northern Ireland

    A fun and informal course which introduces you to the basics of candle making. ...

  • In-Person Course

    Combined Candle and Wax Melt Course

    Introducing our exclusive combined workshop (candle and wax melt) at our family home in Attleborough. Join us for a hands-on experience in creating beautifully scented candles and wax melts in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

    £90.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Norfolk

    Introducing our exclusive combined workshop (candle and wax melt) at our family home in ...

  • In-Person Course

    Candle Making Course

    Introducing our exclusive Candle Making Workshop at our family home in Attleborough. Join us for a hands-on experience in creating beautifully scented candles in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

    £65.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Norfolk

    Introducing our exclusive Candle Making Workshop at our family home in Attleborough. Join us ...

  • In-Person Course

    Wax Melt Course

    Introducing our exclusive Wax Melt Workshop at our family home in Attleborough. Join us for a hands-on experience in creating beautifully scented wax melts in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

    £50.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Norfolk

    Introducing our exclusive Wax Melt Workshop at our family home in Attleborough. Join us ...

  • Online Course

    CPD Certified Candle Shack Introduction to Container Candles

    Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced candle maker, this fully certified course is designed to help you develop your skills and knowledge in the art of candle making.

    Our experts will guide you through the process, providing demonstrations, tips and tricks, and the science behind the art of candle making. This course has been professionally designed to give you the knowledge to not only be able to produce amazing candles for you and your friends and family to enjoy, but also to allow you to expand your passion into a side hustle or business and how to scale up.

    You’ll leave the course with a deeper understanding of candle making and how to create safe candles that will burn beautifully.

    So get ready to light up your creativity and learn how to make your own candles!

     

    £99.98
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    Whether you're a beginner or an experienced candle maker, this fully certified course is ...

  • In-Person Course

    Quirky Candle Making

    Our Quirky Candle Making Workshop offers a unique and fun experience that is perfect for those looking to boost their mental health, build confidence, and add a personal touch to their gift giving. The workshop takes place at West Wales Workshops located above Francis Auction House in Carmarthen, a convenient location with its own free car park and easy access by train or bus. During the 2.5 hour workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn the art of candle making from start to finish. Our experienced instructor will guide attendees through the process of melting and pouring wax, adding scents and colour and helping you create your unique candle designs. Not only will participants create a set of three bespoke candles that they can proudly say they made themselves, but they will also take home a newfound sense of accomplishment and pride! These candles can be collected after a 24-hour setting time or can be posted out to you for a small additional fee. Gift vouchers are also available for those who want to give the experience as a present. In addition to learning how to make candles, this workshop is a great opportunity to connect with others and share in a fun, creative activity. The cosy and welcoming atmosphere of the workshop is perfect for building friendships and supporting each other’s creative endeavours. So why wait? Sign up for our Quirky Candle Making Workshop and discover the joys of candle making while also taking care of your mental health and boosting your confidence. We can’t wait to see what creative candles you come up with!

    £45.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Wales

    Our Quirky Candle Making Workshop offers a unique and fun experience that is perfect ...

  • In-Person Course

    Mould Making and Resin Casting Masterclass

    We at Articole Studios will introduce you to the secrets of mould making and casting.
    We have developed these skills for over 30 years, and now you can learn them too.
    What you need to know:
    You will not need any previous experience.
    You will be taken step by step through every process.
    We have successfully taught people from a variety of backgrounds :-
    Sculptors, model makers, art students, designers, small business owners, hobbyists etc…

    £295.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Wales

    We at Articole Studios will introduce you to the secrets of mould making and ...

  • In-Person Course

    Candle Making Workshop

    Candles and cupcakes, anyone? If you love getting hands-on and want to tune into your creative side, come along to our candle making experience!
    Tell me more…

    £45.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Greater London

    Candles and cupcakes, anyone? If you love getting hands-on and want to tune into ...

  • In-Person Course

    Container Candle Making Course and Wax Melts with Afternoon Tea

    Do you want to learn a new skill? Then join us for a fun and informative workshop in container candle making at Crafters Cottage, just outside Holmfirth.

    Learn how to make exquisite gifts for family & friends. Brides & bridesmaids learn how to make your own wedding decorations & favours. Or maybe you would like to start your own artisan business? Whatever the reason, you are very welcome to join us for an informative and fun workshop in the heart of the Summer Wine Country. Take home all the items you have made and finish off with a fabulous inclusive afternoon tea.

    Course Content:
    – Introduction to candle-making
    – Overview of the different types of wax, wicks, dyes, fragrances and candles and containers.
    – You will learn how to melt wax, add dyes, fragrance oils and wicks to make a selection of container candles and wax melts .
    Candle in a tin, Candle in a jar, tea lights and wax tarts/melts/ fragranced snap bars, hanging wax fresheners with botanicals
    – Also learn the technique of printing your own images onto pillar candles to make bespoke gifts.
    – Troubleshooting your candles
    – Learn how to create and print your own bespoke labels
    – Finish your candles off with beautiful packaging and decorations
    – Health & Safety and legislation on CLP labelling
    – How to keep effective and compliant records of candle batches

    Students take home their own candle creations (candle in a jar, candle in a tin, tea lights, a bag of wax melts a fragranced snap bar, Hanging wax scenters and a printed pillar candle.) Plus user guide to enable them to recreate other candles at home

    £68.00
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    Location : West Yorkshire

    Do you want to learn a new skill? Then join us for a fun ...

  • Virtual Beginners Candle Making Workhop
    Online Course

    Virtual Beginners Candle Making Workshop

    Learn to make the candles in the kit live with us!

    £69.00
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    Learn to make the candles in the kit live with us!

  • Pouring wax
    In-Person Course

    Beginners Candle Making Workshop

    The perfect first step for anybody, who wants to learn how to make candles. Our three-hour workshop will teach you about the different types of candles that are sold in the UK, the types of wax, dyes and fragrances!

    £59.00
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    Location : Buckinghamshire

    The perfect first step for anybody, who wants to learn how to make candles. ...

  • In-Person Course

    Candle Making Workshop – St Albans

    A relaxing morning learning how to make soy candles to use as gifts for Mother’s Day or keep for yourself – with plenty of tips along the way!

    £75.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Hertfordshire

    A relaxing morning learning how to make soy candles to use as gifts for ...

  • Made by one of the particpants
    In-Person Course

    Candle Making Workshop

    A fun and informal workshop where you learn to create beautiful soy wax candles to take home. No experience is necessary, and all materials will be provided.

    Here’s feedback from Sandy:

    “I attended the candle making course on the 19th September, amid Covid times I was a little apprehensive, however the workshop felt very safe, clean and welcoming, and I was made very welcome. I made some lovely candles and given excellent instructions throughout. I really enjoyed this day and would highly recommend to anyone. My friends have commented how lovely my candles are and how beautiful they smell. I’m back next month for soap making ! See you then x”

    Here are a few photos of candles made by people who attended the workshop.

    It’s £35 per person and booking via website. A real bargain!

    All children under the age of fourteen must be accompanied by an adult. This is a child-friendly workshop.

    £35.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Merseyside

    A fun and informal workshop where you learn to create beautiful soy wax candles ...

  • Online Course

    Create Your Dream Business from Candle Making

    Start your own Candle Making Business. Everything you need to build the foundations.

    £97.00
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    Start your own Candle Making Business. Everything you need to build the foundations.

  • In-Person Course

    Candle Making Workshop with Candle Maker Annie Maudling

    Join Annie on one of her Candle Making Workshops. Annie is the founder of her own Candle business On a Wick and a Prayer in the Peak District, Derbyshire.

    Annie began making candles almost 25 years ago from her kitchen table! She will share her wealth of knowledge and experience with you as you learn how to make your very own candles. Only 4 spaces on each workshop.

    £55.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Derbyshire

    Join Annie on one of her Candle Making Workshops. Annie is the founder of ...

  • In-Person Course

    Eco Soy Wax Container Candles

    Use natural wax and essential oils to create a range of eco-friendly, vegan aromatherapy candles.

    £44.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : West Sussex

    Use natural wax and essential oils to create ...

  • In-Person Course

    Beginner’s Candle Making Course

    10am-3pm with afternoon tea
    Hosted by award-winning founder, Paula Mateo
    In Bexley, Kent, with easy access from London

    Learn to create top quality, fragrant, natural candles you can feel proud to burn in your home or gain enough skills to start a business. Paula, the award-winning founder of Old Bexley Soap Company, a master Chandler with years of experience, is your host and teacher.

    You’ll be in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and leave with two beautiful handmade soy wax candles – one large 30 cl and a smaller 12 cl. We finish with a delicious Afternoon Tea.

    £145.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Kent

    10am-3pm with afternoon tea Hosted by award-winning founder, Paula Mateo In Bexley, Kent, ...

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