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Author Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-

Title Candle making for fun! / by Dana Meachen Rau.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, 2008.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Dakota CUSD 201 - ES Stacks - DA2Y-13  745.593 RAU    AVAILABLE
 Hampton SD 29 Stacks - HAMG-6  745.5933 RAU    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 745.593 RAU    AVAILABLE
 Plano CLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - PDBB-4  J 745.593 RAU    AVAILABLE
 Yorkville PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  J 745.593 RAU    AVAILABLE
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series For fun!
For fun!
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Basics -- Introduction: Lovely light -- History: Torches to light bulbs -- Types of candles: Shapes and colors -- How candles work: Fuel and flames -- Basic materials: Wax and wicks -- Molds and containers: Hold everything! -- Equipment: Candle maker's tools -- Doing it -- Safety: Keep it safe -- Melting wax: Solid to liquid -- Candle project !: Molded candle -- Candle project 2: Plant pot candle -- Candle project 3: Dipped tapers -- Candle project 4: Colors and scents -- Candle project 5: Rolled candles -- Candle project 6: Lanterns -- People, places, and fun -- Candles around the world: Lighting the world -- Candles in celebrations: Celebrating special days -- Mass Production: Candle factories -- Famous candle maker: Yankee candle company -- Timeline: What happened when? -- Trivia: Fun candle facts -- Quick reference guide: Candle making words to know -- Glossary: Other words to know -- Where to learn more -- Index.
Summary Learn how to make your own candles from various waxes and wicks, to shapes and sizes of molds. Learn how to dip tapers, add color and scents and to make rolled candles.
Audience IG 870 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.2 1.0 115588.
Subject Candlemaking.
ISBN 9780756532765 library binding
0756532760 library binding

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