To make a candle, you need;
- A candle wick, which can be found in one of the bottles in the cottage's cupboard or bought from Clara's candle shop in Escrow.
- A lump of wax, which can also be bought from Clara's candle shop in Escrow. You can also use an empty honeycomb (found in beehives).
If you're using a honeycomb, and it's not empty, find an empty bottle from the cupboards and 'shake honeycomb into bottle'.
Once you have these, go to the laboratory and then:
- 'Fasten wick on stove'
- 'Place wax in stove' or 'Place honeycomb in stove'
Optionally, you can "add [ink|dye] from <object> to stove" at any point before placing the wax in the stove. This uses up one drop of ink.
A beeswax candle will be produced after a few seconds and fall to the floor. It looks like this:
This is a rustic beeswax candle, of the home-made variety. It is quite soft and squidgy. It is not currently lit. It is new.
If you added ink, you get "a <colour> beeswax candle" instead, which looks like this:
This is a rustic beeswax candle coloured with sungold ink. It is quite soft and squidgy. It is not currently lit. It is new.
The resulting candles are "very bright" when lit, and burn for a little under three minutes.