Candle Making Workshop

Try our NEW Workshop of making your own candle, while being surrounded by fresh scents and plants!

Event Info

PlantHouse Alexandria Workshops

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Ever dreamed of creating your own custom-scented candle? Now's your chance! Dive into the world of fragrance and craftsmanship in our exclusive Candle Crafting Workshop guided by our expert staff.

What to Expect:
🌿 Hands-On Experience: Get ready to roll up your sleeves! Our workshop is all about hands-on creativity. You'll be actively involved in pouring, mixing scents, and crafting your very own personalized candle.
🌿 Guidance from Crew: Learn the art of candle pouring from the best! Our PlantHouse crew has trained to be skilled candle artisans, and will be there to guide you through the entire process. From selecting fragrances to mastering the perfect pour, we'll share tips and tricks for creating a stunning candle.
🌿Customization: This workshop is all about personalization. Choose from a variety of high-quality scents and let your creativity shine as you design a candle that reflects your unique style.
🌿Being Safe: In this workshop, you will handle hot wax. PlantHouse will take all safety precautions necessary however please be mindful of hazards including hot containers and wax. We do not recommend this workshop for children under the age of 12 years old and require an adult to be present to assist children under the age of 18. We do require each attendee to sign a safety waiver.

8oz Vessels W/Lids : Included in General Admission ticket
💠 Upgrades will be available at check in
*Vessel options will be first come first serve

Who Should Attend:
This workshop is perfect for anyone who loves candles, enjoys hands-on experiences, or is looking for a fun and creative activity. No prior experience is necessary – just bring your enthusiasm!

Scent Options:
Woodsy & Warm:
~Tomato Leaf
~Very Vanilla
~Spiced Honey and Tonka
~Butterscotch and Bourbon
~Palo Santo and Sandalwood
~Oakmoss and Amber
~Dragon's Blood
Beachy & Tropical:
~Grapefruit and Mangosteen
~Mimosa and Mandarin
~Sea Mist
~Mahogany Shea
~Beach Linen
~Bamboo and Coconut
Fresh & Floral
~Neroli and White Jasmine
~Sea Salt and Orchid
~Love Spell
~Rosemary Sage
~Cucumber Water and Melon

Taking Home Your Creation: Your candle must solidify before transporting them back home. We recommend leaving your candle with us for 3-4 hours however they could be ready within 45 minutes.
You can choose to wait in-store for your candle to solidify. While waiting you can pour a second candle, shop our plant shelves, stay and sip drinks or get dinner nearby!

🌟Get 20% off building a DIY Terrarium of any size while waiting for your candle to solidify in store 🌟
If you are leaving your candle with us, please return to pick them up within 3 days. Once they are ready we will level the top layer of wax with a heat tool and trim your wick.

Come by early or stick around after you finish your project to shop our retail plant shelves and get a special discount! Show your workshop ticket at checkout and recieve 20% off plants 🪴 Treat yourself to an extra leafy friend. This discount is only availible on the day of your workshop reservation.

*This workshop is for ages 12+. If you wish to share a project, you must purchase the higher priced project sharing ticket. Outside food/drink and outside vessels/plants are not permitted. Alcohol is not included in ticket price. Attendees may request a refund up to 7 days before the event starts.