Beginners Candle Workshop

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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.

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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 3
  • Hand-dipped Candles x 2
  • Scented Soy Wax tealights
  • Scented Soy Wax candle tin
  • Wax melts

Cost £55 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 six 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 – A minimum of 2 students is required to run this workshop (maximum for this workshop is 6 students). 

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Workshops are run regularly at weekends and these can also be planned to suit for 2 or more participants – please email your preferred dates and we’ll get back to you with availability.

The class lasts around 2.5 hours.


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.  Payment is required at the time of booking for all our workshops. 

CANCELATIONS:  Should you wish to cancel for any reason, a minimum of 2 weeks notice is required.  You will be offered an alternative workshop date, or candles to the same value.  Unfortunately we cannot offer refunds.

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What other Candle Workshops do we offer?

Cupcake & Teacup Candle Making Class

Candle Making Workshop (Intermediate)

Candle Parties

Christmas Candle Making


Our Candle Studio is situated between the villages of Dwyran and Newborough on the Isle of Anglesey.  Our postcode covers quite a large area and SatNav is not always reliable.

The best way to find us is by using Google Maps  or What3Words:  Paused.trinkets.digs.

If you’re coming from Menai Bridge take the A4080 road through Dwyran 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 12 exterior stone steps.  Parking is allowed along this B road opposite Llangeinwen Church (please do not block the paddock gate).

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

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