Candle Making Project Instructions
Candle making projects of all types may
be found here. If you are looking for some new ideas or just want to jazz
up your plain candles the following candle making projects should help. From
basic candle decorating techniques to advanced candle making procedures there
is a how to project for everyone, and more are added regularly.
Bob Sherman has been publishing free candle
making articles to the internet since 1997 and has a huge archive of projects
and instructions that is being rewritten and modernized for republishing here.
If you have been looking at candle making articles on the web for a few years
you may recognize some of these. Most of these candle making projects are
heavily illustrated and include a linked materials list for your convenience.
Those who prefer a text listing with descriptions
rather than photos please refer to our Alphabetical
Candle Project Listing.
For general basic instructions see Candle Making
Fall subjects including Halloween.
& Curl Projects
A series of articles that teaches the basics of carving these beautiful candles.
These projects demonstrate a variety of dipping techniques.
Instructions for making several types of fire starters, most using recycled
materials. Note: These are not candles, and are designed to start campfires,
wood stoves, and fireplaces.
A variety of candle making instructions that look like food may be found
These projects show several techniques for making hurricane candles.
A variety of candle projects that don't fit in the other categories.
These instructions show alternate uses for wax and other candle making materials.
These projects several techniques for rustic looking candles.
Patrick's Day Candles
Candles for Saint Patrick's Day.
Winter season candles.
Support Free Projects
You can help ensure the continued availability and production of
free projects and instructions by telling your friends about them. The more
popular they are the more we can produce so tell your friends, mention them
on message boards, link to them from your web site, etc... More information
is available here.
Disclaimer: The information presented here is accurate to the best of my
knowledge and common candle making practices as of the time of this writing.
The author and the publisher accept no liability for the use or misuse of
any of the information presented here. This article is presented for informational
purposes and is used at your own risk.
Author: Bob Sherman
Publisher: Bobby's Craft Boutique Inc.
This article is provided free of charge for use. Candles may be made and
sold using this design royalty free.
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