Candles
Basic Candle Making
Basic Candle Making
Paperback      ISBN: 081172476x

- Each step illustrated with color photos - How to avoid common mistakes - Information on scents and dyes Step-by-step color photographs and descriptive detail make this book indispensable for beginners looking to create beautiful and functional scented candles on their very first try, and for experienced crafters who want to sharpen their skills. Precise instructions eliminate the guesswork that too often creeps into how-to books. Gleaned from the expertise of master candle makers, this guide presents everything a novice needs to know to get started crafting traditional tapers and molded candles, container and rolled beeswax candles, and interesting variations on each. Includes guidelines for buying tools and materials, preparing the work space, and working safely and effectively, as well as suggested shopping lists.This book includes the contributions of veteran candle makers and crafters. Scott Ham is a master candle maker and owner of The Gettysburg Candle Company and Moonacre Iron Works in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Alan Wycheck is a photographer based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

The Beeswax Workshop: How to Make Your Own Natural Candles, Cosmetics, Cleaners, Soaps, Healing Balms and More
The Beeswax Workshop
How to Make Your Own Natural Candles, Cosmetics, Cleaners, Soaps, Healing Balms and More
Paperback      ISBN: 161243648x
TRANSFORM MIRACULOUS BEESWAX INTO ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY HOUSEHOLD CLEANER, PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS, CANDLES AND CRAFTS

Making all kinds of amazing, all-natural stuff out of beeswax is easy and fun. Packed with over 100 step-by-step recipes, The Beeswax Workshop shows you how to make beautiful gifts, household cleaners, beauty supplies and so, so much more:

HOME
- Mason Jar Candle
- English Furniture Polish

HEALTH
- Bug-Be-Gone Insect Repellent
- Chamomile Sunburn Salve

BEAUTY
- Everyday Body Butter
- Rose Lip Gloss

GARDEN
- Waterproof Shade Hat
- Nontoxic Wood Sealant

Whether you use beeswax from your backyard hive or purchase a supply, this book offers tips, tricks and techniques for getting the most out of this miracle ingredient.
Candle Making: 16 Stylish Projects from Start to Finish
Candle Making
16 Stylish Projects from Start to Finish
Paperback      ISBN: 1589230213

Large step-by-step photos with added close-up shots of detailed techniques.-- All you need to know about materials and techniques.