Candle Making Workshop in Suffolk

Are you a lover of the zen that candles bring to your life? Why not try your hand at making them then! This candle making workshop is designed for total beginners, or those just starting out. If you’re just looking for something fun and different to do you should definitely head over to The White Candle Company in Suffolk. The workshop is also beneficial for anyone considering starting a candle making business.

Where can I learn candle making in the Suffolk area?

The White Candle Company's workshop is held in a studio located in the stunning village of Lavenham, a medieval wool town, with stunning chocolate box cottages and independent shops.

In particular, you will learn about the art of soy wax candle making, but the workshop does include a brief introduction to paraffin wax. On the day you will make and take away with you 1 x 250g glass, 1 x 3 wick candle, 3 x wax melt tablets, and 6 x paraffin wax, botanical/Christmas hangings. Valued at over £65.00 you are definitely getting a good deal!

You will be taught an introduction to materials, waxes/wicks/cores and containers. Descriptions of commonly used waxes, how to measure the correct quantities, perfume and their effects, pour temperatures and how to fix surface problems. And for those interested in the business side of candle making, the workshop also explains the recent legislation changes and the CLP information that is required in order to sell your candles.

  • Tuition, tools, materials, refreshments and light lunch included
  • The workshop costs £140 per person
  • The duration of the workshop is 10 am-2 pm (4 hours)

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