Create exquisite, handcrafted candles at home with this comprehensive primer! From wax to wick to wrapping, the magical glow of a handmade candle is now easier to create than ever before. With illustrated step-by-step instructions and complete source lists, The Candlemaker`s Companion shows you how to:
- Create rolled, poured, molded, gel, dipped, and custom-blended candles;
- Scent, color, and decorate candles for special places and occasions;
- Make innovative containers, holders, and gift packaging;
- Create luminaria, lanterns, and floating candles;
- Use specialty techniques, such as overdipping, painting, layering, and sculpting.