Organic Beeswax Candle Making DIY Classes in San Francisco

Event has passed (Tue Sep 9, 2014 - Sun Oct 5, 2014)
Blue Dot Organics
$55 - $80
Arts, Beauty, City, Art Education, Beauty Supply


Blue Dot Organics offers 2 Beeswax Candle Making Classes:
1. Simply Beeswax Candle Making - $55/person
2. Beeswax Candle Making & Lip Balm Class - $65/person

* This is the safest method of candle making for you and the environment & it's fun!
* Using organic traditional yellow & white beeswax, and if desired herb-infused coconut oil for adding color naturally, you will be able to make 2-3 candles (10 oz.) using the silicone mold (e.g. flower, star, heart) and/or decorative containers of your choice, which you can take home and reuse. You will also go home with a detailed informational handout.
* Find out how amazing bees & their beeswax are! We'll discuss the benefits of using beeswax over other waxes, how beeswax is made & even how beeswax can help those with allergies & asthma.
* In #2 of the classes, you will be able to make another product of your choice using beeswax:
- customizable lip balm - everyone can always use this! (5 tubes)

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Why take a class at BDO:

* 100% hands-on
* Small class sizes: 4-person maximum per class
* Organic & sustainable: the ingredients are certified organic, ethically wild-harvested, Kosher, gluten-free, vegan and/or untreated
* Customizable: the benefits of the various ingredients (e.g. oils, butters, essential oils, herbs, clays) are discussed so you can customize your creations based on your needs & preferences
* Choice: choose from a wide variety of ingredients for customized products & choose when you have your class
* Informational: go home with a detailed handout with recipes, ingredient information, instructions & suppliers
* Use of all preparation and safety materials - You do not need to bring anything! Just have fun!

BDO’s Philosophy
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


  1. Blue Dot Organics
    1748 Clement St., San Francisco, CA