Join us at the new Lemon Collective for a spring candle making workshop!
During this workshop, we will chat about sustainable candle making, and all participants will get to pour their own two custom scented candles and a handful of tea lights, as well as make a natural incense bundle.
All materials, instruction, and equipment are included.
About your host
Artist and chandler Amina Ahmad grew up in the rolling hills and bushy woods of the less glamorous parts of Maryland. After beginning her studies in Environmental Science and Policy at the University of Maryland, she soon discovered the toxic effects that traditionally-made candles have on the environment, home, and ultimately, body.
As a lifelong DIYer, she started making her own non-toxic, eco-friendly soy candles in her college apartment. By using only natural materials, her candle creations would purely and non-toxically illuminate the home, uplift the spirit, and inspire the soul. Amina also co-organizes the Unofficial Hand Lettering Society of Silver Spring, dabbles in creative consulting, and is a yoga teacher.