Join Designer and Candlemaker Laura Thomas (Laura Thomas Co) and team within the beautiful surrounds of the Archerfield Estate’s Walled Garden for an evening of Soy Candle Making.
Your host will share insider knowledge, secrets, tips and tricks of the trade that will enable you to create and learn about the art of candle making. Take away oodles of inspiration, pick our brains and discover all you need to know about all things candles.
Arrive to served Fizz and Nibbles. Next 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 in this unqiue candle workshop.
Description of commonly used waxes and their pros and cons.
Introduction to Soy Wax.
An overview of the different types of wicks and what wick testing involves.
Discussion about the different scent options of fragrance oils, essential oils.
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.
Workshops are roughly 2 hours long. Take away with you two container candles and a wealth of knowledge on your new candle making skill.
1st May 2019 – Soy Candle Making
6th + 20th November – Soy Christmas Candle Making
Come and make candles with Laura Thomas and her Team and automatically get 20% OFF any LT products on the LT website just in time to get organised for Summer (May Workshop) Christmas gift buying (November Workshops). 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!