New to Re-made by Sam… Candle Making Workshops!!

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This month I have had a wonderful time teaching a new workshop.. candle making!

I have been making these candles myself to sell for several years now.  They are always a popular seller when I have a stall at an event and my lovely crochet club have been asking me to teach them for some time so it felt like a long overdue addition to the Re-made repertoire!

My kitchen is fairly teeny so I kept the groups to 2 or 3 and spent two Wednesday evenings teaching some enthusiastic ladies how to make their own teacup candles. In preparation I spent a fun few hours sorting out some beautiful teacups for them to choose between and laying out the soy wax, scent and dye.

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They loved choosing the colours for their candles and matching them to their teacups. One lady brought a very special teacup with her which had been given to her by her Grandma and she chose a beautiful pink shade. They then chose their scents- I had lots to choose between: berries and vanilla, strawberry and champagne, peppermint, sandalwood and lavender to name a few…

The results looked stunning and the ladies thoroughly enjoyed themselves.

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In fact it went so well that I have decided to organise some more dates!!

So if you would like to learn how to make a teacup (or sugar bowl, milk jug, sundae glass..) candle I have arranged two more candle making dates:

Tuesday 12th July 10am-12pm

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Wednesday 13th July 7.30pm-9.30pm

Venue: My house in Tring.

The cost is £25 which includes everything you need to make one candle plus a small starter kit to take home so that you can practise!

I’ll be keeping group sizes to 2 or 3 so book soon ! (by emailing me at sam@re-madebysam.com)

Alternatively if you have a small group (of 2 or 3) who would like to do the workshop together, email me and we can arrange a mutually convenient time for a private candle making class. Why not bring your own prosecco and make it into a fun, girly night out!

I’m already looking forward to making more candles!

Sam x

 

 

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