Candle Making Info

Making Container Candles

Container candles are a beautiful way to accent your home, especially the bathroom. To make your container candles look […]

Candle Making Supplies

Candle Making is a fun hobby and enterprising business venture for others. There are basic supplies you need in […]

The Process of Candle Making

Making candles is fun and relaxing. While it does give you the opportunity to be creative, there are some […]

Candle Making Tips

Making Hand Dipped Candles

Making candles is a great hobby or business endeavor. Once you get the hang of it, the process is […]

Candle Making Basics

The use of candles for light and heat is known to have existed in ancient times. The remains of […]

Candle Making Secrets

Candle Making FAQs

Operating a Successful Candle Making Business

Making candles can be great fun. Some people choose to take their love of this art and make money doing what they enjoy spending their time on. There are many areas of the candle making business you need to consider before embarking on such an adventure. Knowing how to make quality candles isn’t enough. You need to educate yourself on ways to promote your candles, ordering supplies, offering customer service, and determining a price for your candles. We all know candles are a very popular item, so […]

Making Column Candles

Column candles are very similar to taper candles, but they are wider and usually shorter. The top of column candles isn’t pointed like on a taper candle. Instead, it greatly resembles the top of a volcano. Column candles are very pretty and distinct. They have a classic look to them that is timeless. These candles have a ridge design rather than a smooth design like the column candles. They add beauty and charm to any environment. Making your own column candles is very easy. Column candles burn […]

Making Chunk Candles

Chunk candles add a great alternative to the standard pillar candle of yesterday. These colorful candles add a vibrancy and life to them. Looking at chunk candles, they appear to be very difficult to make. However, just the opposite is true. In fact, many candle makers claim they are easier to make than basic pillar candles. This is because pillar candles have to be perfectly smooth. If they aren’t, it is easy to see the visual defect. Such blemishes aren’t visible in chunk candles. While chunk candles […]

Candle Making Additives

There are eight distinct candle making additives used in the candle making process. Some makers choose not to use them at all while others take advantage of what each type of additive has to offer to their candle making process. Candle wax additives are inexpensive and work well if you are educated in how to use them and why to use each kind. Kemamide is a fine powder. It has a hint of ivory in the color, but it is close to being transparent. This type of […]