Candle Making for Beginners – or Fun or to Build a Business is an online arts and crafts class offered through Udemy. The class teaches students how to make nine different DIY candles: basic pillar candle, tea cup container candle, two-colour pillar candle, pillar candle made using wax chunks, pillar candle with a base of coffee beans, candle made out of a flower pot, candle made in a tin, glass container candle, and a glass candle with a transparent base containing coffee beans. For a price of $24.99, students receive access to two hours of video instruction that includes the tutorials for each of these candles as well as information about how candles work, how to use candles safely, how to select molds and containers, and how to choose wicks. In addition to the videos, students receive six supplemental articles. To complete the tutorials, students will need access to some basic kitchen equipment.
How to Make Candles – Candle Making for Beginners is an online arts and crafts class offered through Udemy. The class is ideal for anyone who wants to learn how to make candles for themselves, for gift-giving, or as a business. No previous experience is needed to succeed in the class, but students will need basic equipment like wax, wicks, dyes, fragrances, and containers or molds. After paying the enrollment fee of $109.99, students gain access to three hours of on-demand video instruction, 12 supplemental articles, and four downloadable resources. The instructor gives assignments throughout the lectures. Students are invited to stop the videos, complete the assignments, and submit them for critique before continuing. Some of the topics covered in the videos include how candles works, different types of wax, the correct way to dye candles, how to choose wicks, different types of fragrances, how to work safely, and how to use molds and containers.
Candle Making Certificate Course; Make Money Making Candles is an online arts and crafts class offered through Udemy. The class is geared toward individuals who wish to start a business selling handcrafted candles. Through the two hours of on-demand video instruction, students learn about candle dyes, essential oils and how to craft beeswax, paraffin, and soy candles. In addition, the course teaches advanced candle making techniques such as adding flowers and hand-painting candles. Finally, the course delves into various business-related topics such as how to choose the right corporate type, how to select a name and obtain a tax ID number, and how to manage bank accounts and records. The course costs $124.99. Students can access the video lectures on a computer, mobile device, or television.
Gel Candles – How to Make Amazing Candles Quickly & Easily is an online arts and crafts class offered through Udemy. By the end of the class, students will know how to make various types of gel candles. Although no experience is necessary to enroll, those who have some previous experience making wax candles will be at an advantage. The class costs $109.99 and includes 1.5 hours of video instruction, two supplemental readings, and one downloadable resource.