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Seasonal Scents: Mother's Day
Seasonal Scents: Mother's Day

Seasonal Scents: Mother's Day

Pour your own soy candle to gift or keep in this special Mother's Day workshop with THEMATIKOS.

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Event Information

13 May 2023, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Hellenic Museum, 280 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia


The Hellenic Museum and THEMATIKOS present Seasonal Scents: Mother's Day, the first of our popular candle-making workshops for 2023. Grab your mum or gather your friends,  join us for some history and craft, and come away with your own custom candle to gift or keep!

What to Expect

Seasonal Scents is no ordinary candle workshop. This program combines craft with history, and opens with the Hellenic Museum introducing participants to the fascinating history, uses and traditions surrounding candles and fragrance through time.

Then, with your newfound historical grounding, you'll learn to make your own soy candle from scratch with the help of artisans from THEMATIKOS. Formulate a signature scent from a range of fragrances and use this as the basis of your own hand-poured candle. Finally, name your creation and take it home.

This unique and hands-on experience is perfect for Mother's Day, sharing with friends, or simply connecting with yourself.


The THEMATIKOS brand was started by a mother and son in Melbourne. Inspired by the power scent has to trigger nostalgia, they develop blends that draw upon their Greek heritage and life in Melbourne while also blurring the lines between classical antiquity and contemporary minimalism. View the THEMATIKOS range here.

Workshop Times

There are two (2) available  sessions for this workshop – please carefully select your preferred session. Seasonal Scents is a popular event which sells out quickly, and refunds or switches between sessions are not guaranteed. 

Please note:

Due to the use of hazardous materials, you must be aged 16+ to attend this workshop, unless accompanied by an adult. A minimum number of participants is required for this workshop to run. In the instance this number is not met, the workshop will be cancelled and ticket holders will be refunded. Please see specific terms and conditions for this event. 

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  • General Admission

    Includes all-day entry to the Hellenic Museum.

    +$2.88 service fee
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