Lyric Opera LYP Event - Virtual Candle Workshop
Welcome LYP Lyric Opera members! This 1-hour live candle workshop was developed just for you.
Expert candle maker Claudine Tambuacto of Atelier 880 and Reyes Witt of Assembly Creators will give you a glimpse into scents and the candle making process. At the same time, they will guide you through making your very own candles and create an exclusive scent designed just for the Lyric Opera.
You'll receive our exclusive makers' box before the workshop with an invitation to log in via Zoom. See you soon!
Date: February 20th, 2:30 P.M. CST
Makers' box includes:
- 1 lb of soy wax
- (4) 10ml fragrance oils
- (2) Glass Vessels
- (2) Wicks
- (2) Wick bars
- (5) Blotter strips
- Printed instructions
- Access to an online workshop
You will need:
- Stove or hot plate
- Wax pouring pitcher or old saucepan
- Kitchen thermometer
- Double broiler (if you have a gas stove)
- An old towel or drop cloth
- Metal or wooden spoon
Our candles and diffusers are hand-poured in small batches in Chicago using phthalate free, natural essential oils and fragrance oils sourced worldwide. We use 100% domestically grown soy wax and cotton braided wicks primed with vegetable wax. We do not use synthetic fragrances, dyes, preservatives, or wax additives.