DIY Candle Making Class

Make your own custom-scented soy candles in Sydney



2.5 hours Class size 1 to 3 (public classes), 5 to 10 label $208

If you love candles and enjoy using them for ambience and fragrance in your home, then this Sydney workshop is for you!

In this workshop, you’ll gain a sound understanding of candle making, learning how to make a soy candle and beeswax candle with fragrance oils that have been specifically designed for safe candle making.

Enjoy working as an artisan and create a perfect gift for yourself or someone you love!

You will learn:

  • A basic understanding of candle making
  • How to use tools and equipment to create candles
  • Different types of waxes and their uses
  • Wicks, fragrances and pigments
  • Candle care and safety

During this workshop, you will create some beautiful candles using colours and fragrances specifically for candle making. You will finish with a stack of your own hand-poured candles including two container candles, one soy melt and one beeswax candle to take home.

The course fee includes a materials pack valued at $60. You will go home with your own hand-made candles.

Please note: For a vegan option, the beeswax candle can be replaced with another soy candle.

This class can be booked for private events; for more details (including price quote), please just contact us via the button in our profile below.

All students must be over 18+ years of age.


Knowledge required

This workshop is designed for everyone. No prior experience required.

What you'll get

- Two container candles

  • One soy melt
  • One beeswax candle
  • Thermometer
  • Wax melting jar
  • Measuring cup and mixing tools
  • Candle setup tools
  • Fragrances and colours

What to bring

Bring an apron or wear clothes you don't mind getting a bit messy in.

Suitable for

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

Location

Sydney Community College - 2A Gordon St, Rozelle NSW

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Your teacher
Louise Ho

Louise Ho

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Louise fell in love with handmade crafts at age 8, and developed a strong passion to live a natural and organic lifestyle that inspired her to learn about the art of candle making. The journey initially began as a mind-nourishing hobby that later flourished into a passionate career when her heart was captured by the amazing beauty that a simple fragrant candle brings, together with the calm and aromatic ambience it has to offer.

Her business Arcandles began here – crafted from a humble modest kitchen in Sydney, taking Arcandles friends to moments of beauty, bringing beautiful fragrances into homes, evoking cherished memories and uplifting spirits with this little flame. Louise would like to share her love and knowledge on candle making. She strongly believes that during the candle making process, students would be able to relief from their daily stressors, nourish their senses with therapeutic fragrances and feeling satisfied with their unique creations.




Your host
Sydney Community College
Sydney Community College

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Sydney Community College is a social enterprise with a mission to offer innovative continuing adult education programmes that support individual efforts and facilitate sustainable social change.

Our mission is to enrich lives, to strengthen adult individuals and to build communities through innovative high quality continuing education and training.

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