20200911_113014
AU$160.00

Wine & Design: Ceramics & Soy Wax Candle making

Make your own ceramic & soy candles

Next Available: Sun, 05 Dec 3:00PM (AEDT)
2 hours x 2 Fortnights
Over 10 people have attended this class

Description

Over a glass of wine you will be building your own ceramic candle vessel, then creating your own beautifully scented soy wax candles!  

In this two part class you will learn how to handbuild your own ceramic candle vessels, then learn how to create some beautifully scented soy wax candles.

In the first week, students will learn the fundamentals of ceramic hand building and ceramic glazes, then come back the following week to learn how to create their very own professional level Soy wax candles.

Students will go home with two completed ceramic soy wax candles they have made themselves, plus some soy wax melts to use in a wax melt burner.

About your teachers

Zoey Nigbur is a developing Arts Psychotherapist who works as an artist and mindfulness practitioner. Her studies involve learning various therapeutic techniques, different art modalities, and other mindfulness practices. Zoey has moved from Maui, Hawaii to Sydney to study Arts Psychotherapy and has spent a number of years as an independent visionary artist. 

Nadine Sharpe from Own Sweet Time is a Sydney based Jeweller and crafter.  She has a love of teaching and setting her students up to be able to apply their knowledge independently at home.  She can turn her hand to almost any craft...except knitting!!!


PLEASE NOTE

 when booking a class with MakerSpace &company you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:

Student age 

MakerSpace is an 18+ facility, and our classes and facilities are designed for adults.

The reality is that MakerSpace is simply not set up to accommodate children. For further information please click here:  http://makerspace.org.au/book-classes/faq/

Disabled access 

Unfortunately our new space cannot offer suitable wheelchair access. We are currently working on improving our facilities to make them accessible for all. 

Parking

We have very limited parking spaces on Gerald Street so if you're driving here please allow time to look for parking on our street or nearby streets. 


Students must wear covered shoes, have long hair tied back and wear appropriate safety gear when using equipment.  All students will be shown how to use appropriate PPE (personal protective equipment).

 MakerSpace &company and its tutors will provide training in how to use all equipment and relevant machinery and tools to students during the course.  It is essential that no equipment or machinery be used while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

 While all care will be taken, it is the responsibility of the student to follow all instructions and use all the equipment in a safe and responsible manner.


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What you will learn

  • Handbuilding ceramics and soy wax candle making

What you will get

  • Two completed ceramic & soy wax candles plus candle melts

What to bring

  • Notebook and pen

What to wear

Closed in shoes

Appropriate for

Everyone!


MakerSpace & Company

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A place for people to make things

Our agenda is to build a culture of innovation and excellence in Australian design, whilst strengthening the local community by bringing people together.

We are a place for locals to participate in the culture of making, and for visitors to experience the best in Australian Design across furniture, ceramics, metalwork, woodwork, industrial design and more.

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Refund Policy

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at MakerSpace & Company or organised by MakerSpace & Company must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by MakerSpace & Company.

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give MakerSpace & Company unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at MakerSpace & Company classes and events or on MakerSpace & Company's premises. (For use of MakerSpace & Company marketing materials).

3.) REFUNDS

MakerSpace & Company requires 5 days (120 hours) notice in writing prior to the class for a 75% refund or transfer.  If you miss this window, we recommend you gift (or sell) your place to someone who will use it and love it. Class places are fully transferable. Email hello@makerspace.org.au

4.) CANCELLATIONS

In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 Refunds: MakerSpace requires a minimum of 5 days (or 120 hour) notice in writing to receive a 75% refund for change of mind. If you miss this window, we recommend you gift (or sell) your place to someone who will use it and love it. Class places are fully transferable. Email hello@makerspace.org.au

 Cancellations: We rarely cancel classes, but occasional things come up beyond our control. Our classes are very small to ensure you have a great learning experience, but we need a minimum of 4 students to run most of our classes. If a class is cancelled, we will get in touch by phone or email, and discuss your options which include refund, credit or transfer to another date. 

Kids in classes: MakerSpace classes are designed for adults. Kids aged 14-17 can book this class on the condition that an accompanying adult also participates - which means booking two places. If you have questions about kids in the workshop, please read this.

 Terms and Conditions: All students must read and agree to our full Terms and Conditions, you can find them here.

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