A double boiler.
Cut the string in order that it is 6 inches long.
Once the water starts to boil, it'll take ten or fifteen minutes for the paraffin to melt. Want lots more articles about wall sconces with candles. Break the crayons into little pieces and add to the paraffin. Use a couple of tongs ( a scissors works, too ), and dip the string into the paraffin. Hold the string in order that it is in the middle of the carton and fill the carton with ice cubes. Let the candle stand for another hour or 2 till almost all of the ice cubes are liquified. If you're attempting to find a fast and easy way to improve the picture of your bedroom, candles are the solution. . There are many kinds of candles available, including pillar, jar, floating, taper and soy candles to name one or two. Perfumed candles are widely available in varied colours, sizes and shapes. The candles I've made with a single piece of string only burn for an hour or so and burn quick enough so that almost all of the paraffin remains untouched. Put the pencil across the head of the container to hold the wick ready.