Candle making for fun!
|Format:||Print Book 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies|
Learn how to play your favorite sport or participate in your favorite activity in this exciting series from Compass Point Books. Each book in the For Fun series features bold, full-color photos, informative text, and all sorts of fun facts about your favorite pastime. A quick reference guide, timeline of important events, instructions on basic skills, biographies of notable people, glossary, and index are included.
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
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
|Publisher|| Minneapolis, Minn. :Compass Point Books,2008
48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|ISBN||9780756532765 (library binding)
0756532760 (library binding)