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Candle Making Parties

When we were first approached to donate candles for the Island Hospital Gala we never thought people would enjoy making their own candles. We were a little nervous how the candles would turn out in an uncontrolled environment in someone else's home etc. Would it be too messy? Would we...

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What is ShelterBox?

ShelterBox is pretty cool. Imagine all of the sudden you lost everything, I mean like everything, because of a flood, tornado, or tsunami. Then all of the sudden a group of people show up and drop off a huge green box. Inside is a tent, tools to rebuild, water purifier,...

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Who Are These Guys?

Anacortes Candles is locally owned and operated by a few hippies and a canine sidekick on Fidalgo Island.

Every eco-friendly mason jar soy candle is handcrafted in Anacortes, WA and stuffed to the brim with hugs, kisses, laughs, rainbows, songs even unicorn farts! We make each candle with 100% REAL Love and we encourage people to come and make their own to give to someone else. Our mission, to make positive changes through positive actions.

Each candle supports ShelterBox—A humanitarian organization that brings shelter, warmth & dignity to families affected by natural disasters worldwide.