Beehive Alchemy

  • Item Code: B157
  • 24.95 USD$24.95

Beekeepers and bee lovers a like can use this book to learn about the benefits and attributes of beeswax, honey, propolis, and more alongside a full range of projects and techniques to process and harness the amazing gifts of bees.

Inside, you'll find instructions to make author Petra Ahnert's award-winning hand-dipped birthday candles, the classic French dessert canele bordelais, and much more, including:

    • Alchemy for the body: liquid soap, beard balm, olive and honey lotion
    • Alchemy of light: taper candles, tea lights, pillars
    • Alchemy for the home:furniture polish, waxed cotton food wraps, woodcutter incense
    • Alchemy in the studio: beeswax crayons, encaustic, batik
    • Alchemy in the kitchen: cookies and candies, beverages, fermentations

By Petra Ahnert