Shine brightly in the shortest days of the year by creating your own beautiful, sustainable light. Dipping tapered beeswax candles is a craft as old as time, and with recycled beeswax (reclaimed from WAXON Studio’s batik process) you can feel even better about utilizing this precious resource for your own cozy comfort. Celebrate Solstice by joining a group of friends old and new, circling around the fire (well, stovetop!) and engaging in this soothing, meditative activity. Everyone will make at least 2 pairs of twinned dip candles!
In this class, students will…
Hand-Dipped Beeswax Candles will be held indoors (handicap accessible) on Saturday, December 17, 2022 from 3 pm – 6 pm in Asheville, NC.
This class is for all skill levels. Minimum age is 10 accompanied by an adult, students age 16-17 may be unaccompanied by an adult, but need a liability waiver signed by their guardian.
Jessica Kaufman (she/her) has an MA in crafts education and is the owner of WAXON Batik & Dye Studio in Asheville, NC. With over 22 years of teaching experience, Jessica has taught a wide variety of fiber and textile arts to summer campers, school children, high schoolers, and adult workshops up and down the East Coast. Her enthusiasm for teaching is apparent in every class she leads. Jess maintains over 80 free knitting videos at HappyGoCrafty.com.
In order to make our workshops more accessible, we offer two price options for each class, with an additional Equity Discount for qualifying individuals. Please consider these options and select your price at checkout.
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Having grown up in a multicultural family, Kimberly’s love for languages and traditional cultures is infused into everything she creates. After many years overseas, she now calls the Appalachian mountains her home and continues to keep the adventure alive by staying close to the wild. Kimberly is a singer songwriter, dancer, women’s circle facilitator, personal finance astrologer, bookkeeper, yoga teacher, and chef.