Candle Making: Spring Flowers

Candle Making: Spring Flowers

Learn traditional candle making techniques, experiment with colour and make a decoration to take home beautiful creations.

Create a Spring flower candle, using wax to embed seasonal flowers into a pillar candle.

Learn traditional dipping techniques and create a taper candle, using bees or paraffin wax, have a go at a double dipped ‘two colour’ candle that can be twisted together for creative effect.

The workshop is a wonderful introduction to candle making, it is expected that workshop participants will be able to make at least one candle in each technique, there is potential for taking home 4 or 5 beautiful candles.

About the course tutor: Beth Wilkinson

Beth has lived in Netherton for over 10 years and has a great interest in the heritage of area. During her Fine Art degree she developed her practical creative skills and now works as an experienced media and craft tutor, she has a keen interest in exploring traditional techniques within candle making and photography.

This is a Heritage Skills Day Course , part of the IgnitEd Programme

Maximum Places: 10

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: £40 per person includes a certificate of completion, free parking, use of materials and tools necessary to the course, refreshment vouchers and lunch voucher. or call 0121 521 8054

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Date(s) - 26/05/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Black Country Living Museum