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Soy Candle Making

December 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$79

Class Description:
Participants will learn the basics of soy candle making and will create their own container candle.
Session Objectives:
An overview of the different types of waxes
Wicking
Supplies and equipment needed to create a soy candle
Basic candle making techniques
Information about safety and how to properly burn and extinguish a candle
An overview of color and fragrances

Instructor Biography:
After investing quite a bit of money on candles that were either too expensive or didn’t produce a scent strong enough for my taste, I decided to venture into candle-making. I hand pour each scented candle using premium quality wax, fragrance and essential oils and lead free wicks. Personalized soy candle favors are my speciality I’ve had the opportunity to create custom items for Intercom Radio, Rising Tide Capital, Women Techmakers, Port Liberte and Unity Funeral Chapel in Harlem. In 2014 I was awarded $7500 in the Start Something Challenge which gave me an opportunity to jumpstart my business. I currently have a small studio located inside the Hewn Arts Center in Jersey City where I have a showroom and monthly candle making events. For more information about Wax Kandy, log on to www.waxkandy.com

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**Each attendee will need to bring an 8 oz. glass, Pyrex measuring cup with spout. A scale for is optional as one will be provided to be shared among attendees. **

Special Notes: A $15 materials fee is included in the class fee.

Please note that registering for the class is confirmation that you read the Class Policies.

Need to take Mass Transit from South Jersey, NYC or Pennsylvania? Check the NJ Transitwebsite for specific travel planning. Take the NJ Transit train to the Paterson Station. Take a 5 minute cab ride to The Nyah Studio ($6 cab fare each way).

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Details

Date:
December 12, 2015
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$79
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Website:
http://handmadesoapcoach.com/register-for-a-class/new-jersey-classes/#!/Soy-Candlemaking/p/8462815/category=6314104

Organizer

La Shonda Tyree
Phone:
973-531-7455

Venue

Nyah Studio
78 John Miller Way
Kearny, NJ 07032 United States
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Phone:
9735317455
Website:
http://nyahbeauty.com