Originally Posted by geogymnast82
When I saw Phantom's response about soot stamping I almost jumped up and down screaming - YES! That's so my nemesis. Only thing is I doubt I'll ever be patient enough to get it to work. Love the look people who do it right get instead of the burned mess I get.
A trick for soot stamping, use an oil lamp and turn up the wick to make it smoke. LEAVE the lamp part on if your afraid of fire! You have to clean soot out of the lamp but it will work. If you don't have a lamp, leave the wick LONG on your candle, that makes them smoke more. Good luck