I usually write on more mundane subjects like reality and consciousness. But I used to make candles for a living and had my own business for almost ten years.
Make a natural citrus candle using ingredients found in your kitchen! Follow this easy tutorial that teaches you how to make a candle out of an orange, grapefruit, lemon or lime.
Learn how to make candles using recycled containers or professional candle molds. Read this article for a free step-by-step guide and great candlemaking tips.
Make beautiful homemade dragon fruit candles from the bright pink outer shells of a fresh dragon fruit and a few old candles for a frugal and green decorating idea.
Although most people are intrigued by the art of candle making, many of them shy away from taking up this art simply because they are under the misconception that it is messy and time consuming. However, this is not always the case. There are...
Make an easy candle in an eggshell. This project is suitable for children with some adult help melting wax. Egg-shaped candles can be colored with crayons for different seasons or holidays.
Candles make great gifts and can have a myriad of uses, whether for illumination, spreading scent, celebration, setting a mood or for decoration. Conveniently they are one of the simplest and cheapest crafts to do at home. There are a variety of different kinds of candles to make, including beeswax...
Left over candle stubs and wax left in burned out jar candles can be used to create a new candle by mixing the old candle left-overs.
Burning candles indoors can create black soot. But there are at least five ways to reduce or eliminate this.
Many candle making hobbyists are looking for great candle fragrances, and the most popular form of candle fragrance is oil. Candle fragrance oils can be natural, essential oils, or synthetic. For soy wax candle making, use natural oils for best...