logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
sophaylavender, titianfire, kitchenvibe, Sandra Gail, aznovel
56986 Registered Users
Forum Stats
56986 Members
417 Forums
112493 Topics
795053 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 11:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Rosie 66 716
Beetlemess 710
Karm - SW USA Editor 285
Nancy Roussy 180
Val FictionWrit/RomanceBk 165
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 124
Allyson - USACook/HomeCook 116
Linu 114
Ro Longstreet-Wicca 109
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 95
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#804292 - 02/04/13 05:59 AM Pillar Candle Techniques
zhiba Offline
Newbie

Registered: 02/04/13
Posts: 1
Hi I am new to making candles. Wondering if someone could give advice??? When making pillar candles how do you get a nice flat finished bottom on the candle??? Any help would be great Stace

Top

Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Twitter Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Facebook Add Pillar Candle Techniques to MySpace Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Del.icio.us Digg Pillar Candle Techniques Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Yahoo My Web Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Google Bookmarks Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Stumbleupon Add Pillar Candle Techniques to Reddit
#804675 - 02/05/13 05:52 PM Re: Pillar Candle Techniques [Re: zhiba]
Angie's Candles Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Newbie

Registered: 07/29/12
Posts: 37
Hi - If you're talking about getting a finished candle flat on the bottom, you could try heating an old pie pan or other pan on low heat and carefully hold your candle at a straight angle. Rub the bottom of your pillar on the heated pan until it is smooth and level. Have a paper towel laying ready to rub and spin the base of your candle on. This will wipe off excess wax and give you a smoother finish.

If you're talking about achieving a flat finished bottom during the pouring process, make sure the surface you are working on is level in all directions. Do your second and/or third pour just to the exact level that you did your first pour until you no longer see a well or a dip develop. This should give you a nice flat base.
_________________________
Angela Webster

Top

Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Twitter Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Facebook Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to MySpace Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Pillar Candle Techniques Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Stumbleupon Add Re: Pillar Candle Techniques to Reddit



Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Lisa's Daily 10pm EST / 8pm MST Meditation
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Meditation
26 minutes 0 seconds ago
Salad Time
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Low Carb
55 minutes 48 seconds ago
Weekly Monday Weigh-In
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Low Carb
58 minutes 13 seconds ago
How a Bad Attitude Hurts the Job Search
by Dianne W - Editor
Job Search
Today at 08:46 PM
Using Loose Pigments
by Kelly Tager
Cosmetics
Today at 08:05 PM
Sandwich du jour
by Debbie-SpiritualityEditor
Sandwiches
Today at 07:55 PM
Get Longer and Fuller Looking Lashes
by Kelly Tager
Cosmetics
Today at 07:55 PM
Red Wine Question.....
by Debbie-SpiritualityEditor
Wine
Today at 07:52 PM
Using Lip Liner and Lipstick
by Kelly Tager
Cosmetics
Today at 07:46 PM
Simply Living
by Debbie-SpiritualityEditor
Inspiration
Today at 07:42 PM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
3 registered (Allyson - USACook/HomeCook, Anjel37, 1 invisible), 159 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.