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Candle making for fun!

by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-

Format: Print Book 2008
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
Available (5)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 745.59 RA
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 745.59 RA
 
 
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection j TT896.5.R385 2008
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j TT896.5.R385 2008
 
 
Green Tree Public Library Children's J Arts & Crafts Crafts Rau
Location  Green Tree Public Library
 
Collection  Children's
 
Call Number  J Arts & Crafts Crafts Rau
 
 
Hampton Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 745.593 RAU
Location  Hampton Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 745.593 RAU
 
 
Plum Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 745.59 RAU
Location  Plum Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 745.59 RAU
 
 
Summary
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.
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.

Additional Information
Series For fun!
Subjects Candlemaking.
Publisher Minneapolis, Minn. :Compass Point Books,2008
Language English
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780756532765 (library binding)
0756532760 (library binding)
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