Candle Making Tutorials

Here we have a selection of candle making tutorials and fun projects. Enjoy!

Basic Candle Making

Basic Candle Making: If you haven’t made candles before, these instructions will get you off to a good start.

4th of July Balloon Luminaries

4th of July Balloon Luminaries: these balloon luminaries demonstrate the use of color in luminaries.

Baby Shower Candles

Baby Shower Candles: Learn to make three types of candles for baby shower favors or gifts!

Banana Nut Bread Candle

Banana Nut Bread Candle: Learn to make this candle version of a delicious fall treat: banana nut bread!

Birthday Cake Candles

Birthday Cake Candles: You won’t believe how simple it is to make these adorable birthday cake candles!

How to make Bleeding Taper Candles

Bleeding Taper Candles: these taper candles are great for Halloween themes.

How to make Bloody Pillar Candles

Bloody Pillar Candles: These bloody pillar candles will give the perfect spooky effect for Halloween décor!

Chunk Candle Making

Chunk Candles: This tutorial will guide you through the process of making chunk candles.

Cinnamon Roll Candles

Cinnamon Roll Candles: You won’t believe how easy it is to make these yummy looking cinnamon roll candles!

Cold Pour Candle Making

Cold-Pour/Rustic Candles: This tutorial will explain how to make rustic-looking cold-pour candles.

How to make Cupcake Candles

Cupcake Candles: this tutorial will show you how to make some cupcake candles.

How to make Draped Layer Candles

Draped Layer Candles: make candles with nice contrasting colors.

How to make Embed Photos into Candles

Embedding Photos: learn how to embed photos into candles or luminaries.

Floating Candle Tutorial

Floating Candle Tutorial: this tutorial introduces the process of making floating candles.

Heart Embed Candles

Heart Embed Candles: these make great anytime gifts.

Hot Cocoa Candles

Hot Cocoa Candles: These adorable hot cocoa candles are sure to please any chocolate lover in your life!

Hurricane Shells

Hurricane Shells: this tutorial will show you how to make hurricane shells, or luminaries, with botanicals embedded into the wax.

Ice Candles

Ice Candles: a demonstration of the process of making Ice Candles.

Jelly Jar Chunk Candles

Jelly Jar Chunk Candles: Learn to make cute, rustic container chunk candles with this simple step-by step tutorial!

Layered Container Candles

Layered Container Candles: how to make layered container candles.

Layered Chocolate Mint Candles

Layered Chocolate Mint Candles: how to make a candle that looks and smells just like your favorite mint chocolates!

Marbled Pillar Candles

Marbled Pillar Candles: instructions to achieve a marbled look in your pillars.

Mini Pumpkin Candles

Mini Pumpkin Candles: check out these mini pumpkin candles.

Mottled Pillar Candles

Mottled Pillar Candles: how to make mottled pillar candles.

Palm Wax Container Candles

Palm Wax Container Candles: how to make palm wax container candles.

Palm Wax Pillar Candles

Palm Wax Pillar Candles: how to make palm wax pillar candles.

Pillar Candle Embellishment

Pillar Candle Embellishment: A simple way to turn a standard pillar candle into something special and unique.

Pillar Candles With Faded Edges

Pillar Candles With Faded Edges: Here is how to create a faded look to the edges of your pillar candles.

Pillar Wick Pins

Pillar Wick Pins: Learn the secret to getting perfectly centered wicks using pillar wick pins.

Rainbow Pillars

Rainbow Pillars: create fun colors with this technique.

Rock Salt Candle Holders

Rock Salt Candle Holders: create your own beautiful, unique rock salt candle holders!

Seashell Candles

Seashell Candles: how to fill seashells.

Snowball Candles

Snowball Candles: Celebrate winter with these adorable snowball candles!

Stacked Pillar Candles

Stacked Pillar Candles: An easy way to use up leftover wax and make a beautiful and unique candle.

Stars and Stripes Candles

Stars and Stripes Candles: Learn to make these festive stars and stripes candles for the 4th of July!

Tilted Layers

Tilted Layers: Here is a strategy to get those tilted layers into your pillars.

Votive Wick Pins

Votive Wick Pins: Learn the secret to getting perfectly centered wicks using votive wick pins.

Water Balloon Luminaries

Water Balloon Luminaries: These awesome luminaries are easy to make.

Watermelon Candle

Watermelon Candle: Learn how to make this watermelon candle.

Wax Art – Rose

Wax Art – Rose: Learn how to make this watermelon candle.

Wine Glass Centerpieces

Wine Glass Centerpieces: Learn how to make these elegant wine glass centerpieces.

 

 

 

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