Candle Making Workshop


$159 Limited inc GST / $127.20 / $143.10
Candle Making Workshop

<p><b><a href="courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn to make</a> your own soy candles and diffusers in Sydney.</b></p><p>If you love candles and enjoy


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Course description

Learn to make your own soy candles and diffusers in Sydney.

If you love candles and enjoy using them for ambience and fragrance in your home, then this hands-on workshop is for you.

You’ll take home a sound understanding of candle making, learning how to make a soy candle and beewax candle with your choice of 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.

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

Ideal for…

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

Course content
  • Different types of waxes and their uses
  • Wicks, fragrances and pigments
  • Candle care and safety
  • Equipment, and tools
Learning outcomes

At the end of this course you will have:

  • A basic understanding of candle making
  • Learnt how to use tools and equipment to create candles
  • Created some beautiful candles using your choice of colour and fragrance
  • Walk away with a stack of your own hand-poured candles including 2x container candles, 1 x soy melts and 1x beewax candle
What we provide
  • All materials, tools and equipment
  • Glass jars for candles
  • Handouts to take home
Please bring to class
  • Pen and notepad
  • A bag to carry your creations
  • Prepare to get your hands a little dirty, and make sure you wear clothes and footwear that you don’t mind getting wax on
  • There will be additional Candle Making Kits for purchase on the day, should you want to continue making more creations at home.
  • An apron (if possible) to protect your clothes
Other information

Sydney Community College is an education organisation dedicated to the provision of quality adult education. Classes are intended to develop skills and knowledge. Classes are not intended as individual therapeutic solutions. In health related matters, guidance from a suitably qualified health professional is recommended.

Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join Waitlist

Course testimonials:

  • Rhonda said: A practical class - we made quite a few items in 2.5 hours. Great tutor, very articulate and helpful!

  • Ruth said: I loved this workshop. It was informative and interactive. The tutor was organised, clear and concise. At the end of the workshop I felt like I had the skills to be able to confidently make candles by myself. All of my questions were answered. I am very happy with the type and quality of candles that I made and can’t wait to use them!

  • Joey said: Louise was a great tutor,friendly and knowledgeable taking us step by step in making our own candles. Great short course for anyone wanting to make their own candles at home.

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