Blue Dot Organics offers 2 & 3-Hour Beeswax Candle Making Classes:
1. 2-Hr Beeswax Candle Making & Lip Balm Class - $65/person
2. 3-Hr Working With Beeswax: Candles & Lotion Class - $90/person
This is the safest method of candle making for you and the environment & it's fun!
Using beeswax, and if desired coconut oil and herbs for coloring, you will be able to make 3 candles using a mold (e.g. rectangle, oval, star, heart) and 2 candles in decorative containers (5 total - about 1 lb. of beeswax). You can take home the molds/containers and reuse them. The benefits of using beeswax over other waxes & how beeswax is made will also be discussed.
Wait, there's more! You will be able to make another product of your choice using beeswax, depending on the class:
- customizable lotion - for face or body made with high-quality oils, butters & essential oils (8 fl oz) OR
- lip balm - everyone needs this in the winter! (5 tubes)
Why take a class at BDO:
*100% hands-on (all but demonstrations)
*small class sizes (4-6 person max)
*you'll go home with full size products - not sample sizes!
*the benefits of the various ingredients (e.g. oils, butters, essential oils, herbs, clays, salts) are discussed
*the products are customizable based on your needs & preferences
*all ingredients are either certified organic, untreated or ethically, wild-harvested
*offered every day of the week
*affordable prices, $25-100/person depending on the class
Find and purchase a class at http://www.bluedotorganics.com/class-calendar
If you don't find a class time that works for you, email or call Lindsay at email@example.com or 617-272-5842 to arrange your class!
BDO offers a variety of classes:
*1-hr Lunch Break Classes - lunch is provided while you make 1-2 products ($35/person)
* 2-hr Saturday Demonstrations - watch & learn how to make 2 products & go home with samples ($40/person)
* 2-hr Prix Fixe Classes - make 2 products yourself ($65/person) & have a slot in a class
* 3-hr Prix Fixe Classes - make 3 products yourself ($90/person) & have a slot in a class
* 3-hr Build-Your-Own Classes - make 3 products of your choice yourself (starting at $100/person) & choose when you have the class
* Customize an event - at Blue Dot Organics or at your office or home (starting at $25/person)
Health. Community. Earth.
By taking this class, you are supporting:
-your Health by using a toxin-free product, made with organic ingredients and using safe preparation materials
-the Community because 10% of profits go to charity
-the Earth because Blue Dot Organics has a zero-landfill policy, uses as little plastic as possible, and most suppliers are on the west-coast
-a small business that puts ethics above profits