Candle Making Workshop – Saturday, 9 November 2019


We are excited to have pieced together this unique experience for you to enjoy.

Perfect for kitchen teas, team building or a solo break-away from everyday chaos.

The SML Candle Making workshop is a hands on workshop in which we will cover the basics of candle making with a fundamental focus on hand poured vegan soy wax scented massage candles. This workshop is based on our personal experience and how we use traditional craftsmanship with pure ingredients to create a top quality product that burns sustainably, smells divine and is also a nourishing massage oil.

Then we will take your physical product into the digital world, we will share the basics on how to create a personal brand with a focus on Instagram as a platfom. This will include photo editing tools, our favourite apps and tips on how to maximise your engagement.

Read all the details for this workshop in the description below…


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Date: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Time: 10am – 1pm (please arrive 15 minutes before to settle in – note we may finish earlier or later depending on the speed of the group)
Venue: SOUTE (Food Jam). Unit B10, 45 Yew St, Salt River, Cape Town, 7915. *Venue has stairs at the entrance, no other entry.
Skill level: Beginner to intermediate (We have decided to keep the groups intimate to ensure each person gets the needed attention)
Workshop size: 10 pax

In the workshop we will cover the following:
– An introduction to candle making.
– Different types of candles.
– Methods of candle making.
– The benefits of soy wax.
– Blending essential oils.
– Candle making equipment and care thereof.
– Stockists details.
– How to create a personal brand with a focus on Instagram. (This includes photo editing tools, our favourite apps and tips on how to maximise your engagement.)

What will be provided?
– Candle making equipment and tools, soy wax, essential oils, 2x candle vessels and an apron (These are your to use for the day but please leave it behind at the end of the workshop. There will be candle making kits for sale, R900.00, at the workshop for you to purchase and take home if you’d like. You can pay with snapscan, cash or EFT.)
– Bubbly on arrival.
– Snacks and refreshments – please send through any dietary requirements you may have.

You will take home:
– A candle making workshop booklet, with two pull out motivational posters.
– 2 x handcrafted scented massage candles. (Each candle is hand poured to roughly 200ml and has an estimated burning time of 50 hours. Size: 9cm height X 7cm diameter. Valued at R250 each.)

What to wear?
Soy wax does wash out of your clothes and we will be supplying a full­-length apron but we would recommend that you wear comfy clothes and shoes that you don’t mind getting messy in.

Once payment has been made you will receive an email from us confirming your ticket/s. Attendees do not receive a physical ticket.
Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. If you are unable to attend you are welcome to gift the ticket to a friend. We reserve the right to cancel the workshop at any time in which case we will issue refunds.


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