The Big Book of Candles
Over 40 Step-by-step Candlemaking ProjectsBook - 2002
Here crafters and do-it-yourselfers will find more than 40 exciting candle-making projects that are as beautiful as they are fun to achieve. Styles range from elegant and sophisticated to whimsical, offering the perfect decorative accent for every occasion and personal taste. To make success easy and satisfying, each project is fully illustrated with step-by-step color photographs and clear instructions that leave nothing to chance. In addition, the author offers complete materials lists as well as ideas for adding unique, personalized variations to each project. A detailed introduction covers basic techniques for beginners, including important safety guidelines. the book then features five sections with instructions for creating simple candles, molded candles, dipped and hand-formed candles, decorated candles and outdoor candles. With its diverse styles and original projects, this book will be a welcomed resource for beginning and seasoned candle makers alike. Sue Heaser is a candlemaking expert who runs her own successful business selling candlemaking materials and polymer clay. She also gives lectures and workshops on a wide range of craft subjects. Sue lives in Norfolk, England.
Publisher: Cincinnati : F&W Publications, c2002
Branch Call Number: 745.59332 Hea
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Alternative Title: Candles