Introduction: How to Make Glue Mold for Candle

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Hi!

Today You can learn fanstastic project to create special Candle for every object you like.

This project it's really simple, I recommend to try at your home!

If you want to see the video click here



Step 1: Material

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You need:

-Hot glue

-some wax or a candle

-Some oil for lubrificant like wd40

-The object to convert in candle :D

Step 2: Good Amount of Hot Glue

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Put some oil on your object, this prevent the glue to stick when you need to separate it to the mold.

now put good amount of glue on your object, don't leave any hole on the mold

Step 3: Melt the Wax!

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set the wick inside your mold and put another time the lubrificant oil, but this time on the mold , to don't stick the wax with the mold.

Now you need to melt your wax and put inside the mold, be careful because the wax get up temperature really high...

let stand for 10 minute and after remove the mold from the candle

Step 4:

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In my case I fix the color of the play button with white wax but you can make monocolor candle

if your candle have imperfection you can use the hairdryer for melt only the thin surface to fix them.

Step 5: Stand for the Candle

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I made a little support with another piece of candle, but this it's optional of the shape of your object

ok you have finished! thank you so much for your attention and comment below for what do you thing about this project!

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Thank you so much from Ludvic

search my video on Youtube with this tag: #Maker42

Comments

Dustin Rogers (author)2015-05-12

Nicely done. I'm going to have to add the hot glue mold to my bag of tricks.

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