Food Candle Making Projects

These project articles show how to make a variety of candles that look like food. The techniques are quite varied and all are very fun to make. Most of these free 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 Instructions.

Blueberry Muffin Candle

This simple candle is made without a candle mold. Step by step illustrated instructions.


Chocolate Pudding Candle Project

This article shows how to make a fun candle that looks good enough to eat.


Fresh Corn Candle

This project uses a combination of molding, dipping, and carving.


Hot Fudge Sundae Candle

Make candles that look like ice cream using chocolate molds.


Peppermint Stick Candle

Make candles that look like peppermint sticks with this dipping technique.


Steak & Potato Candle - Part I

This project uses a simple painting technique.


Steak & Potato Candle - Part II

This is a continuation from part 1.



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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.

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