Learn Candlemaking to Start a Business Course 2

In the second of the series we will be discussing working with ice and cold pour textures
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Instructed by Gary Simmons Design / Other
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  • Lectures 8
  • Length 33 mins
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Being a candle designer its all about how many formulas and different techniques you know. Again like being a chef in a kitchen the more recipes you know the greater your creative potential

In the second of the series you will get the chance to work with different temperatures and the wonderful effects they can achieve. This course moves into advanced techniques and finishes. There are extensive formulas working with Ice and creating illuminating lanterns

The possibilities of the different effects wax can create is explored in depth

What are the requirements?

  • A complete understanding of course 1
  • The basics of this teaching technique and all the Equipment from that course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • At the end of this course all students will have full knowledge of working with ice and wax, cold pour mass production techniques plus extra cold poured wax for novelty effects

Who is the target audience?

  • Students that wish to increase their knowledge of techniques and formulas for their own candle business

What you get with this course?

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Section 1: Introduction to course 2
1 page
Working with Ice part 1
Working with Ice part 2
Cold layered pours
Extra cold pours
Variations on Course 2
2 pages
2 pages
Course test 2
3 pages

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Instructor Biography


Gary Simmons is considered one of the worlds leading candle designers. He has been a designer for major manufacturing companies and has been actively participating in this marketplace for 20 years. He has set up candle companies in India China America Dubai Europe and the Caribean

Gary learnt the business in California and started Stoneglow candles with his brother in England. With over 40 employees it is one of the largest candle manufacturing companies in the country. As a designer he is constantly travelling to all trade shows throughout europe to keep a breast of current trends. Gary can take an ordinary object and make it exrta odinary with commercial appeal and its this gift that has made him reach the top of his profession. Candles become objects of art He has been a consultant to large candle companies and has been commisioned by top interior design stores world wide His work has been shown at art exhibitions in Monaco and Cannes and he has been on French television many times.

The Candle Academy on the french riviera is the most extensive candlemaking school in Europe where students come from all over the world to learn the art and business of candlemaking. The on line courses at present are being learnt in over 30 different countries and are the only complete interactive courses available

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