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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Introduction
  • Safety Precautions
  • What to Know Before Casting Candles
  • Simple Candles Using Metal Molds
  • 3D Candles Step by Step
  • Making 3D Candle Molds
  • Candle Crafting
  • Dipping Candles
  • Rock Candles
  • Ice Cube Candles
  • Hand Carved Candles
  • Stacked Candles
  • Mottling and Marbleizing
  • Fantasy Candles
  • Multi-Colored Candles
  • Gold Leaf Candles
  • Flame-Art
  • Glass Containers
  • Chunk Candles
  • Tissue-Glas Candles
  • Pourette Plastiques
  • Drip Candles
  • Angel Wing Candles
  • Sand Candles
  • Carved Look Candles & Plastic Molds
  • Your Decorative Finish
  • Sculpturing Candles
  • Whipped Wax
  • Decoupage Candles
  • Relief Candles
  • Painting Candles
  • Water Sculptured Candles
  • Burning Your Candles
  • Advertising

Title: Candle Making Ideas: Home/Hobby/Craft Series No. 1
Author: Communications Properties, Inc., NY (Affiliate of Home Magazine)
Format/Publication Date: Mag:1970???
Publisher: Communications Properties, Inc., NY
Page Count: 64
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: None

SUMMARY- This was a fun read for me - but I love old advertisements and looking at the clothing styles of eras past. You get a full-page ad for "The Candle Institute" in Torrance, CA on the page facing the Table of Contents, with plenty of testimonials on how learning candle making changed these alumni's lives - it's a hoot. You don't get a date for the magazine, so I don't know the specific year, but it definitely dates back to the late 60's/very early 70's. There are full-page color photos(just a little out of focus) throughout, with a very wide variety of candles.