Sat, Dec 02|
Wick & Sip: A Candlemaking Soiree
Join us for a fun afternoon of handcrafting, learning, and connecting! Led by instructor Courtney Christenson, this introductory candlemaking course combines education with a festive soirée to kickstart the holiday season.
Time & Location
Dec 02, 2023, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
The Dalles, 220 E 4th St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
About The Event
Join us for an afternoon of handcrafting, learning, and fun! Bring a friend (or make new ones) for this introductory wick & sip candle workshop that combines education with a festive soirée to celebrate the season. We’ll put on some music and have a great time!
We'll start by gauging the group's interest level to shape the educational component. Just looking for holiday fun? We'll keep the candle science light! Eager to deeply understand the candlemaking process? We're happy to dive into properties and techniques at a deeper level, and will cater that component to the group.
We’ll work with a soy-coconut wax blend, and high quality, clean fragrances—free from noxious phthalates and carcinogens.
Cost is $55 per person, with an age recommendation of 18+.
* One 10 oz coconut-soy candle crafted by your own hands * Poured in classic reusable barware (heavy sham straight-sided rocks glasses) * Scents to choose from in a variety of scent families (fresh, fruity, gourmand, outdoorsy, boozy); Scents are proprietary blends - you won’t find them elsewhere * Instruction tailored to the groups’ preference * Optional custom labeling * Yummy trays of complimentary light bites to snack on, wine & non-alcoholic beverages (a donation for wine is appreciated by TDAC) * A chance to win sweet prizes! Freebie bingo games to win candle accessories and gift sets * Your support of the Art Center — a portion of all classes at TDAC supports the organization’s mission and programs
Wine will be available for purchase. Interested in making more than one candle (keep one, gift one)? Participants will have the option to add an additional candle for $20 on the day of the event.
Wick & Sip Soiree
This ticket includes materials, instruction and tools to make a scented candle for one person. This ticket also includes hors d'oeuvres and complimentary beverages (suggested donation for beverages).$55.00+$1.38 service feeSold Out
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