One of the things I've always loved about candles is that they are an easy and affordable way to re-decorate as well as creating a relaxing and tranquil environment. I enjoy creating art and making eco friendly candles for everyone to enjoy.
I started making candles when I was a kid, among many other artsy projects. :) As an adult I re-melted the leftover wax from store bought candles. I was shocked at the amount of leftover wax from these store bought candles (which was about 2/3 of the original), of the poor quality (they never burnt well), and thus the feeling of never "getting my money's worth". I began to learn more about candles and wax characteristics. I learned that paraffin wax, a petroleum by-product, synthetic additives, and synthetic fragrances in candles release toxins into the air when burned and some of those chemical toxins have been…
- Joined November 19, 2009