These seasonal candles are individually hand poured and hand painted by artisans at Kapula, most of whom are single mothers. Kapula is a guaranteed member of the World Fair Trade Organization - read more. Kapula uses only non-toxic color pigments, fully refined high quality paraffin wax, and cotton wicks. The candles are unscented and smokeless. These candles make wonderful gifts for any season - or a beautiful addition to your home decor for the holiday!