Sharron Gimik

Hello. I’m Sharron Gimik. I’m the creator and owner of Down Home Wicks. I’ve been making candles for years. What started as a quest to make my own quality candles turned into a passion supplying the community! This hobby turned business can be found at our local weekend markets.
Natural Candle Making

Natural Candle Making

Natural and Holistic Candles have become increasingly popular as we have become more aware of our well-being. Candles made with herbs and crystals hel…
How to Make a Geode Candle

How to Make a Geode Candle

Making a specialty candle such as a geode candle can be a lot of fun and a great way to express your inner artist. This candle is a pillar candle shap…
Do Candles Need to Cure?

Do Candles Need to Cure?

Curing is the last process in candle making. After a candle has been poured and congealed it is not finished. Yes, a candle continues to create a bond…