Upcoming Workshops

Our 2017/18 workshop series is live! Register early to avoid disappointment. If you’re interested in attending more than one (or even all of them!), check out our subscriptions and multi packs:

We can’t wait to meet you at one of our upcoming workshops!

Beeswax Lip Balm

Date: September 24, 2017
Time: 1-3pm
Location: Dream Achievement Centre (map)
Details: In this workshop, you will learn how to make your own super simple lip balm. Add to that some information about bees and beeswax and you’re set for an evening of fun and learning. Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

Creating Sacred Space

Date: October 22, 2017
Time: 2-4pm
Location: Wolf Willow Studio (map)
Details: Join Lisa Graham of YYC Beeswax, Patti Wardlaw of Practicing Grace Qigong, and Lisa Marie Walker for a unique opportunity to create, move and reflect.

In this interactive workshop, we will explore the significance of altars in both historical and modern spiritual practices. You will leave inspired and empowered to create a meaningful altar in your home or studio. You’ll also have an opportunity to learn about bees and beeswax before making your own set of beeswax candles to be used in your personal altar or on their own.

Patti Wardlaw will guide you through a relaxing meditation followed by gentle Qigong movements and visualizations to cultivate, balance and flow life force energy.

Advent Wreath and Candles

Date: November 28, 2017
Time: 7-9pm
Location: Small Flower Floral Studio (map)
Details: Small Flower Floral Studio and YYC Beeswax are joining forces to bring you an all-in-one workshop just in time for Advent season!

In this workshop, you’ll have an opportunity to make your own Advent wreath and set of beeswax Advent candles. This workshop will be full of fun times and learning!

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

Trees with Tea

Date: December 5, 2017
Time: 7-9pm
Location: YYC Beeswax HQ (map)
Details: Join us for a fun evening of candle making! We’ll have hot tea for you to enjoy as you learn about bees and beeswax. After that, we’ll celebrate the season by making some adorable beeswax tree candles. This is a perfect workshop for kids to make Christmas gifts! Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

Personalized Locket Perfume

Date: January 28, 2018
Time: 1-3pm
Location: Small Flower Floral Studio (map)
Details: 1912 Aromatherapy and YYC Beeswax join forces to help you make your very own perfume locket. Learn about using essential oils, aromatherapy, bees, and beeswax.

Armed with your new knowledge, we’ll help you create a personalized perfume you’ll absolutely LOVE!

Materials and instruction included.

Poplar Honey

Date: February 2018
Time: TBA
Location: YYC Beeswax HQ (map)
Details: Did you know poplar honey is great for sore throats? Join us for an afternoon of picking poplar buds and creating your very own jar of poplar honey for any end of winter sickness that might crop up. If you don’t need it this winter, it can easily be saved for the future.

Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 3 hours.

PLEASE NOTE: This workshop is dependent on weather conditions and the life cycle of the poplar trees. As such, the date may change to accommodate this.

Candles and Self Care

Date: March 20, 2018
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: YYC Beeswax HQ (map)
Details: Join us for an evening all about YOU! We’ll provide the perfect relaxing environment for you to wind down and take some time for yourself. Integrating a meditation and some candle making, you will leave feeling refreshed and ready for the rest of your week.

Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 12 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

Stitchin’ and Rollin’ the Night Away

Date: April 19, 2018
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Outside the Shape (map)
Details: Join Stitch Plus Stitch and YYC Beeswax as we bring you a fun collaborative workshop!

In this workshop, you’ll have an opportunity to stitch your own charm and make a rolled beeswax candle while learning about bees and beeswax. This workshop will be full of fun times and learning!

Beeswax Teacup Candles

Date: May 6, 2018
Time: 1-3pm
Location: YYC Beeswax HQ (map)
Details: In this workshop, you’ll get to make your very own teacup candle and learn about bees and beeswax! Choose a unique teacup from our collection, and we will help you turn it into a beautiful beeswax teacup candle.

This workshop is a great opportunity to make a gift for Mother’s Day!

Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

Beeswax Mason Jar Candles

Date: June 9, 2018
Time: 1-3pm
Location: YYC Beeswax HQ (map)
Details: In this workshop, you will have an opportunity to make two mason jar candles and learn about bees and beeswax! After pouring your candles, get creative decorating the lids of your mason jars (and perhaps the jar itself!)

This workshop is a great opportunity to make some end of the year teacher’s gifts!

Instruction and all materials are included.

This workshop is limited to 10 participants only, so book early! If you have a larger group and are interested in the workshop, please let us know and we can create a custom workshop just for you.

Estimated workshop length is 2 hours.

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