Candlemaking

Projects must be completed in order, Unit 1 followed by Unit 2 etc.  Members may do a unit more than one year but not more than two before moving to the next level.

Unit I:  Bring to the 4-H Fair:

  • One unlit molded candle (Do not use commercial molds) 
  • One Floating Candle
  • Exhibit project book with question sheet completed
  • A story telling your experiences while completing this project

Unit II:  Bring to the 4-H Fair:   

  • One Ice Candle
  • One decorated candle
  • Completed question sheet 
  • A story telling your experiences while completing this project

Unit III:  Bring to the 4-H Fair:

  • Two unlit free form candles that show use of past skills, but add new challenges
  • A story telling your experiences while completing this project

Unit IV:  Bring to 4-H Fair:

  • Three unlit candles that use multiple techniques and artistry, candles should display a combination of techniques and skills.
  • Candles should display appropriate amount of effort for level 4 project
  • A story telling your experiences while completing this project