Beginners Candle Workshop

beginners candle workshop

Beginners Candle Workshop

The perfect first step for anybody wanting to learn how to make candles

This hands-on Beginners Candle Making Workshop is ideal for anyone new to candlemaking.   Have some fun choosing from a range of fragrances and dyes to create your very own, unique candles.  At the end of the class you will take home all the candles you have made, and the skills to make your own beautiful candles at home.

This workshop includes an introduction to candlemaking techniques and gives you an overview of the different types of wax, wicks and fragrances.   You will learn to make candles using 3 different techniques:

Scented Soy Wax Votive Candles x 2

Hand-dipped Candles x 2

Scented Soy Wax tealights

Scented Soy Wax candle tin

Wax melts

Cost £45 per person (payable at time of booking)

What’s included in the price?

The cost of our beginners candle making workshop  includes all materials, equipment and expert tuition.   All you need to bring is yourself!  At the end of the class you will have five exquisite candles, plus a set of scented tealights to take home.  Enjoy them  – or give away as special gifts to friends and family!

This class lasts around 2.5 hours with a break halfway through for complementary tea and biscuits, the relaxed pace is ideal for beginners.  Come and learn a new, hands-on skill in a fun and relaxed environment.  Our groups are kept small to allow for individual attention and can also be taught one on one.   

Payment is required at the time of booking for all our workshops.  Simply send us an email stating the date you are interested in and we’ll get right back to you with all the information you need.

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Beginners Candlemaking Workshop DATES:

Saturday 26th January 2019 – Full
Sunday 24th February 2019 – Full
Sunday 31st March 2019  – Full
Sunday 28th April 2019  –  Full
Sunday 26th May 2019 – Full
Sunday 30th June 2019 – Full

Monday 29th July 2019 – Full

Sunday 25th August 2019 -Full

Sunday 29th September 2019

Workshops are run regularly  and can also be planned to suit.   

All Candlemaking workshops  must be booked in advance

please contact us

This class lasts around 2 – 2.5 hours

What other Candle Workshops do we offer?

Cupcake & Teacup Candle Making Class

Candle Making Workshop (Intermediate)

Kids Candle & Craft Activities

Candle Parties

How to find us

Our Candle Studio is situated between the villages of Dwyran and Newborough on the Isle of Anglesey.  Take the A4080 road towards Newborough and you’ll find us just past the Red Dragon Garage.  The Studio is the upstairs room of a former Victorian schoolhouse, you’ll find the entrance at the rear of the building, up a flight of exterior stone steps.  We are very fortunate to be in such a beautiful setting, just 3 miles from Llanddwyn beach and Newborough forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Please  contact us  to pre-book your place – we look forward to welcoming you to the world of candlemaking!

beginners candlemaking workshop