Other class hosted by Midas Touch Crafts
3 hour class
Queensborough Community Centre, SE1
During this relaxed half day candle making workshop, your instructor will teach you how to make and decorate four different types of candles. Join Groupon, Amazon and ITV in taking a class with Midas Touch Crafts - you won't be disappointed!
In this class
During the class your expert guide will teach you everything you need to know about making and decorating beautiful candles. You will start by going over the basics, such as learning about the different types of wicks and health and safety (not too much - we promise!).
Once you've got a better understanding of the candle world, you will learn how to make your own. You'll have the choice of a wide range of different fragrances and colours so you can design your candle just how you want, whether it's for you or for a gift!
You will get to make a scented candle and your instructor will teach you about how to colour your candle, how to use fragrances correctly and how to 'recycle' candle wax before giving you all the tips and tricks about decorating your candle and applying those all-important finishing touches, including stamping, glitter, spraying, lace work, garnishing and much more!
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We'll give you everything you need to enjoy your workshop, you just need to turn up and enjoy! We'll send you home with loads of handcrafted candles to proudly display or give away as gifts, as well as the knowledge and confidence to create countless more!
A candle maker or seller is known as a chandler. No, this is not due to the Friends character, it actually derives from the Old French word "chandelier", which, before the advent of electricity, was a ceiling fitting made of several candles.
Queensborough Community Centre, London Bridge
11 Scovell Road
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Midas Touch Crafts specializes in all types of creative learning experiences – including group workshops, birthday parties, Hen parties, team building sessions, children’s events and more.
You’ll be crafting in a laid back but focused environment with like- minded people and you’ll have all the help you’ll need from your tutors. Class sizes are carefully chosen according to the craft on offer to ensure everyone has adequate attention.
In our lovely London Bridge crafting workshops, you can try your hand at a range of activities from candle making, 100% organic beauty product making, soap and bath bomb making, flower arranging, chocolate truffle making, photo transferring workshops, glass engraving, perfume making, lampshade making and so many more.
The workshops that you will attend will always be delivered by specialists and you can rest assured that they will always be exciting, inspiring, friendly and relaxed. You are also always guaranteed to hand make a minimum of 4 items personally that you can hen take home and show off.
Midas Touch Crafts is a non-profit organization and all proceeds to go Cancer Research UK.
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.