Looking for candlemaking classes near Naperville, IL? Let Indigo Creations lead your party or group through a fun and informative candlemaking workshop. Guests will learn about the science of candlemaking with this hands on experience, and go home with their own homemade candle to burn or gift.
Chicagoland Candlemaking Workshops
Public Candlemaking Classes in Naperville
Don’t have a large party or group? Indigo Creations regularly hosts open registration candlemaking workshops in the Naperville area. These events are the perfect time to try out candlemaking for yourself or with a loved one.
Our public candlemaking events are great for:
Fun with the BFF(s)
Check out our Events page to find details on the next Chicagoland candlemaking class near you!
premium candlemaking workshops
Working with other small and local businesses, we offer a number of premium upgrade packages for your Indigo Creations candlemaking class.
Chicagoland Charcuterie and Candlemaking
Through our partnership with That Board by Tess, Indigo Creations offers a number of ways to combine your candlemaking class with the edible art of charcuterie.
Charcuterie workshops: learn to build your own charcuterie to eat or take home
Grazing tables: elevate your candlemaking workshop with a self-serve charcuterie grazing table for the group
Charcuterie portions: individual charcuterie boxes or cups for each guest
Dessert cups: delicious seasonal dessert selection for your guests
Additional costs apply, depending on desired selection and the size of your group.
Wicks and Wine Workshops
Working with local wineries in the Chicagoland area, Indigo Creations is happy to pair your candle crafting experience with the wonder of wine!
Wine flights: a curated selection to enjoy during your class
Guided tastings/pairings: wine samplings with guidance from winery staff
Winery tour: an educational tour of a Chicagoland wine producer
By the glass/bottle: pick your favorites from the winery’s seasonal selection
Our “sip local” winery locations include:
Sable Creek Winery, downtown Plainfield
Tasting deVine Cellars, downtown Naperville
Lynfred Winery, Roselle
Additional costs apply. Guests must be 21+ for wine offerings.
Paint and Pour Party
Crafting is nice, so why not do it twice? Follow up your candlemaking workshop with a pottery painting session at Pottery Bayou in downtown Naperville.
Take your candle home following your workshop, and pick up your pottery project after it is fired in the kiln!
Small projects such as coasters and ornaments
Home goods such as mugs, plates, and bowls
Decorative items, like figurines, tiles, and plaques
Additional costs apply, depending on project size and selection. Two hours of studio time for painting is included. Availability dependent on studio space and schedule.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Tracey was super knowledgeable and did an amazing job explaining how to make the candles. The whole experience was very hands on and I’m so excited to enjoy my candle!
I think it's good for date night! We could pick our own scent as a couple and have something special to take home.
DEBRA & DANIEL
Tracey has brought delight to many of our customers through her wonderful Indigo Creations candle classes held at our Lauren Rae store. Tracey's classes are well organized, neat + tidy, and fun to attend. She is a master at scent and loves sharing her passion for the craft. Our customers have loved learning about the candlemaking process while having a ton of fun and going home with a beautiful candle.
Just wanted to say, fantastic workshop at Two Pints [in Bolingbrook]. The experience was fab. Very professional, knowledgeable about the science & safety of candlemaking. Thank you, Tracey!
The workshop was very professional and fun! I had a great time learning and creating.