The Candlemaker's Companion


The Candlemaker's Companion is among the most thorough guides to homemade candles, covering everything from wick and wax selection to dipped, cast, and rolled candle making. Clear instructions and detailed hand-drawn diagrams make candle recipes a joy to follow, and the author's lifelong experience shows through in thoughtful troubleshooting sections. The book also covers decorating, packing, shipping, and commercially producing candles. Whether you're a beekeeper with an abundance of wax or a homesteader making your own illumination, The Candlemaker's Companionis an ideal resource.

199 pages. 8" x 8". Paperback. Hand-drawn illustrations. 2001.

Sugar Pine is our value wood option. Beautiful, strong, takes paint or sealant well, and is more stable and lighter than more common ponderosa pine.

Western Red Cedar is our premium wood option. It is rot resistant, dimensionally stable, insulates well, and doesn't require painting or sealing.

All of our wood is sustainably harvested and FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified.

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