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LT Christmas Gift Making Workshop with Candles
5th December 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£45
Join Designer and Candlemaker Laura Thomas (Laura Thomas Co) at her LT HQ in North Berwick for evening of Christmas gift making workshop with candles. This is a special workshop to come along and make mini candles to be given as gifts or to be used throughout your own house over the Christmas period.
CHRISTMAS GIFT MAKING WORKSHOP: Create your very own mini soy scented candles with over 20 scents and learn all about the art of candle making in this special candle making workshop. Perfect for making for Christmas gifts or for preparing your house for Christmas!
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Laura shares her insider knowledge, secrets, tips and tricks of the trade that will enable you to create and learn about the art of soy candle making. Take away oodles of inspiration, pick Laura’s brains and discover all you need to know about all things candles.
Arrive to served Fizz and Nibbles (evening class 7.30-9.30 pm). Then sit back, relax and learn about wax, wicks, fragrancing and burning your candle correctly. Finally get to work making your very own soy scented candles to take away with you.
Description of commonly used waxes and their pros and cons.
Introduction to Soy Wax.
An overview of the different types of wicks.
Discussion about the different scent options of fragrance oils, essential oils and dried flower petals (May – August Workshops).
Step by step guide to the process of producing a container candle including measuring correct quanities of wax and scents required.
Choose, mix and measure your own scent combinations.
Create and hand pour your own container candles.
Discussion on how to fix ‘problems’ when making candles.
Christmas gift making workshop with candles are roughly 2 hours long. Take away with you two container candles. These candles can have either Christmas or non Christmas scents in them. Also shop the LT range with an early bird discount (only for workshop attendees) and get your Christmas Shopping kick started by LT. Not only that you’ll take away a wealth of knowledge on your new soy candle making skill.
Come and make candles with Laura Thomas within her own workshop at The Lighthouse Business Centre in North Berwick, East Lothian. Meet new people, learn something crafty and take your own hand poured candles home with you to burn.
A must do if you love scented candles and craft!
For more insight into Laura’s workshop and her candle making read here.