Enjoy some homemade glow. From wax to wick to wrapping, The Candlemaker’s Companion is a definitive guide to modern candle making. Learn how to create rolled, poured, molded, and dipped candles; play with your favorite scents and colors; and use specialty techniques to design glowing luminaria, candle holders, and other gorgeous accessories. With illustrated directions, complete source lists, and plenty of practical advice, Betty Oppenheimer invites even the beginner candlemaker to get in on the action. Fill your house with the warm light and enticing fragrances that only candles can bring.
" In this comprehensive guide, you'll discover the fundamentals of making all manner of candles..." - Sacramento Bee
"There is more wick information alone than most of us will ever need." - Sacramento Bee " In this comprehensive guide, you'll discover the fundamentals of making all manner of candles " - "Sacramento Bee"
"There is more wick information alone than most of us will ever need." - "Sacramento Bee ""
|A Plea from the Author Introduction|
|The History and Language of Candles|
|Wax and Additives|
|Color and Scent|
|Rolled Candles and Sheet Wax|
|Casting and Moldmaking|
|Candleholders and Related Items|
|Wrapping, Storage, and Repair|
|Moving into Production Suppliers|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st March 2004
Publisher: Storey Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.5 x 20.3 x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.39