Different Types of Handmade Candles

Candle Making Varieties

You probably know that a candle is a marvelous combination of wax and wick but past that there are many different varieties of candles. Even if you take scent and color out of the mix, there is still an amazing array of different shapes, sizes, methods and purposes for candles. Here are some examples of the major types of candles that most candle makers will encounter and/or make.