Do you love candles? Each year, candles are the second most gifted item, and Europe is the world's largest market for scented candles!
With our expert guidance, we’ll teach you how to turn your love of candles and creative vision into reality by giving step-by-step instructions for making four different types of container candles from scratch using easy techniques that even beginners can master with ease!
We'll cover everything from the tools and simple equipment that you will need to get started without breaking the bank, to choosing the supplies like how to choose the right wick for your candle that will help you get better results. You probably have most of the equipment already!
We will share our favourite suppliers with you and show you where you can save on your supplies without any compromise on quality.
Understanding fragrance is one of the most important elements of the candle for you. You will learn how to add the magic of fragrance to your candles so your home smells great.
We will discuss how to use candle fragrance oil and essential oils, how much to use and how to add your scents to create the delicious scented candles you love and deserve.
Plus we’ll look at the pros and cons of both and share some top tips and our T2V method for testing your fragrances to help you save time and money.
What you will learn to make
Confidently make your own candles
Making handmade candles is rewarding and fun, but with so many options out there on where to get your candle supplies or what wicks are best, getting started on your own can be daunting.
Our container candle course breaks it down into simple to follow steps to help you get great results fast.
- Eco Tea lights
- Votive Candles
- Glass Container Candles
- Candle Tins
Plus Bonus Projects detailed below
What you will learn
You'll learn about the simple equipment to get you started (you probably have most of it) and some equipment options in case you want to make larger amounts or even start a business.
You’ll get a complete checklist to purchase the exact supplies and equipment you need.
We’ll also look at safety and burning essentials to keep you happily making and burning candles safely.
The most important part of your candle is the wax and the wick. They are like the engine of your car and essential for a quality candle.
You will learn about natural plant waxes, which waxes to use to get the best results from your container candles, and we will help you understand how to choose the right wick with our size guide plus our special wick positioning template for perfectly centred wicks.
A home is not just a place to live, but also an oasis. A sanctuary that you want filled with the delicious smells of your favourite candle scents in every room!
You can't have a beautifully scented home without understanding fragrance, so we will deliver our top tips for adding the magic of fragrance and delivering scent performance in your candles as well as our T2V method for how to test them.
On the candle making class, you will be using a variety of different containers to hold your candle creations.
You'll learn about their differences and we'll share our industry secrets for where to buy your containers at much lower prices than from just one supplier!
Testing is an essential element so we will walk you through our step by step process for testing your candles for scent and performance.
We will share time saving ways for wick testing PLUS our top wick choices to help you get results faster.
We will also make sure you have our top tips for preventing and correcting imperfections and problems with your candles.
You won't only learn how to make candles on this amazing course!
As a special bonus, you will also make wax melts and learn how to make kindle cones and believe me once you see them and learn all the fab ways you can use for decoration and for scenting your home, you are going to fall in love.
We cannot wait to share our passion and knowledge on the course and we have some special THANK YOU Bonuses for you too:
Plus Bonus Projects shown below
Hand Rolled Beeswax Candle - Two versions
Making Wax Melts Guide
How to Make Fire Kindle Cones
Wick positioning template & equipment guide for making perfectly centered wicks each and every time!
Printable cheatsheet for wax to fragrance amounts for all your core container sizes!
CLP regulations mini guide. Learn how to Understand and use the information from your suppliers to create your compliant candle labels!
Have some questions?
Some of your frequently asked questions. If you have more to ask or want some time for discussion, just give us a call!
How long will the course take to complete?
You will be able to complete the course in a week or you can take much longer if you prefer. You can dip in and out of the course and do a few lessons at a time as your work and life allows.
How long will I have access to the course?
You have lifetime access to the entire course. It never expires, so there is nothing stopping from learning every lesson inside of it at any given moment in time. You can feel confident knowing that if ever need a quick refresher or want more detail about something specific we've got you covered.
How can I get support if I have questions?
We are always happy to help! You can get fast direct support from inside the course, via email or telephone as well as inside the online community.
Will I really be able to make my own candles?
You bet! We have some great step by steps that will literally guide you through the process. And if any problems do happen, we explain how to avoid them or fix them easily enough with a little bit of guidance from our videos and guides. It won't be long before you have friends lining up with requests for more of your candles.