Fair Trade African Candles are hand painted in South Africa in vibrant colors reflecting the landscape and culture of the artisans. The African Candles are made with a non-toxic, wax based paint. They burn clean for up to 6-8 hours, have a 100% cotton, lead free wick and are Fair Trade items. Artisans make a living wage and no child labor is used. Scent free, 9-10″ Fair Trade African Tapers sold in coordinated candle pairs.