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Making Chunk Candles

Chunk candles provide you with a great alternative to the typical pillar candle of the past. These types of colorful candles add an animation and life to them. Looking at chunk candles, they appear to be really problematic to make. But, quite contrary is correct. Actually, many candle makers claim they are easier to make than basic pillar candles. It is because pillar candles require being absolutely smooth. If they aren’t, it's easy to see the visual defect. Such imperfections aren’t visible in chunk candles. While chunk candles aren’t advisable as a beginner project, they can be made once you know the basics of the candle making process.  There are two phases to making chunk candles.  To make the process easier, it is advisable you keep the two separate. Attempts to take short cuts quite often lead to chunk candles that are of bad quality and do not burn well. The first phase of the project is making the chunks. The 2nd is the procedure of turning those chunks into beautiful can