Beginner Soy Candle Making Class

Have fun and learn how to make candles in this Sydney workshop

2 hours Class size 1 to 6 (public classes), 4 to 30

label $100 - $140 (or 4 payments of $25 - $35 Afterpay)
($140 per guest when you book for 1+ guests, $100 for 4+ guests, $120 for 2+ guests)

With a Smelty candle making workshop you add some lovely ambiance to your home or make unique gifts to give to your loved ones. Over the course of two hours, you will be guided step-by-step through the process of candle making.

What you will learn:

  • Safety
  • Wax types
  • Fragrance vs. essential oil
  • Calculations
  • Wick selections
  • Container and tins
  • Colours and additives
  • Equipment and tools

This class is designed to teach you the best techniques, safety and calculations for the best soy candles

Whether you are interested in making candles for fun, friends, the markets, retail or giveaways, this is the perfect way to get started. After this workshop, you'll have the basic skills to continue making soy candles or join us to learn more advance techniques.

Please note: Public dates for this class require at least 2 guests to run. In the unlikely event that we don't reach this number, we'll cancel the class; in this case we'll inform you and allow you to get a refund or reschedule, so please watch your email/SMS one day prior to the class.

Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners
What you'll get
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • 3 small jars
  • 6 tealights
What to bring
bottle of water
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a birthday or hens party.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


Abbotsford, NSW

Exact location is masked for privacy. You'll automatically get the specific address after booking.

Beginner Soy Candle Making Class location
Your teacher
Paula Mitchell
Paula Mitchell

5.0 (5)

I just love candles, all types and love to share all my knowledge on making them.

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Fatima Puente Jun 2023

The class was great! We learnt so much and had fun. Paula is a great teacher !

Danielle Strickland May 2023

Really enjoyed the beginner candle making class with Paula. It was fun and informative in a relaxed environment. I learned so much and I’m happy with the candles I made. Can’t wait for another class!

Michael Monforte Nov 2022

2 ClassBento workshops attended • 2 reviews

This class was full of knowledge and insight, the venue was well equipped and comfortable. Paula was lovely and very helpful with tips and tricks. Will definitely recommend and will be looking into the advanced classes in the future

Renata Koga Oct 2022

The course’s content was pretty good for beginners, lots of things to know and learn however Paula is a very easygoing teacher which makes the class to be nice and very enjoyable.
Highly recommended :)
Thanks again, Paula.

Lisa Mach Oct 2022

2 ClassBento workshops attended

Paula was very helpful and great with knowledge of the process and potential pitfalls ! The venue was easy to find. Was so impressed with how much information I came away with, definitely able to make my own candles at home now, great for my own use and as thoughtful gifts

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