Candle Making Workshop - Northern Beaches Community College

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Candle Making Workshop

Course Outline:

Learn from the Master! Australia’s Candle chef Renna with over 20 years experience.
Whether you are interested in making candles for the markets, fun, retail or give aways, this is the perfect way to get started.

This workshop will teach and inspire you to make your very own soy candles. This workshop is designed to teach you simple techniques to achieve the best soy candles without spending a cent on specialised equipment. Each participant will leave with candles they made worth over $80 plus minimum.

This hands-on course will give you insight into fascinating facets of soy wax candle making including:

Wick selection for different types of containers and jars
Dyes and additives
Equipment and tools of the trade
Coloring and fragrancing
Fragrance oils vs. essential oils
Types of jars, tins and containers
You will take home all the candles you made on the day

Please Bring:

  •     Please wear close toed shoes and no heels for safety
  •     Please wear long sleeve top (recommended) to ensure your arms/skin is protected. Soy wax is water soluble
  •     A small box to take your candles home
  •     Pen and notepad

Please note: Extra $55 for materials payable to trainer in cash on the day

About the Tutor:

Learn to make a retail quality candle with the renowned candle maker “The Candle Chef” Renna Danelutti. Renna Danelutti began her candle making journey at just 15 years old at a repurposed church in Istanbul. Now with 30 years in developing, formulating, and pouring with a proprietary slow cook method.

"My passion for fragrance and candle making started in a trip to Istanbul with mentor and close friend Katerina, who had dedicated part of her converted church into a laboratory."

Renna pioneered the use of candles in massage candles (Australia’s 1st) and it’s this innovation that awarded the Candle Chef her prestigious business accolades for beauty innovation and international export. During the course, participants will get valuable direct personal access to the candle chef Veteran with over 30 years' experience.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.