Family Candle Making: Bees Wax

Family Candle Making: Bees Wax

Explore the season and work with traditional Bees wax.

Create a shaped Bees Wax candle and try traditional dipping techniques to create a taper candle, using bees or paraffin wax

There will also be an opportunity to create a double dipped ‘two colour’ candle that can be twisted together for creative effect.

Suitable for ages and generations from age 10+.


About the course leader: 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.

  • Booking Details

This is part of the IgnitEd programme of workshops, courses and talks.

Booking is essential

Book online now or call our Bookings Team on 0121 520 8054 (Mon-Fri, 10am -4pm)*

*An admin fee of £3 is charged should you wish to have your tickets printed and posted rather than email.

Times: 10am – 12pm or 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Maximum Places on each time slot: 12

Cost:   £3pp

All materials and equipment will be provided.

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Date(s) - 28/10/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Black Country Living Museum