Making candles is a fun and rewarding craft that is perfect for beginners and experts alike. To get started, all you need is some wax, wicks, fragrance oils and a few other basic supplies. There are many different types of candles you can make, from simple container candles to more complex pillar candles. With a little practice and experimentation, you can create beautiful and unique candles that will brighten up your home or make great gifts for friends and family.
Encaustic means to burn in and is a technique used to create hot wax paintings The heat turns the wax into a solvent and when applied to a surface, mixed with coloured pigments the artist can create vibrant textural work.