Visit Mid-Coast Maine's Candle Maker!
Route Ninety Business Association member, Dancia Candleworks, is located in the Danish style building just east of the Route 17 and #90 intersections in West Rockport.
Dania Candles began dipping candles in 1980, after owner, Erik Laustsen, return from apprenticing with an uncle at his candle factory, in the lovely village of Karlebo Denmark. First returning to upstate New York where they started the business in a friend’s barn and circa 1810 schoolhouse and later moving to the coast of Maine. In 1991, Eric and wife, Cindy, designed the building at its current location with candle making, retailing and architecture in mind.
Today, Danica Candleworks, makes and sells scented jar candles, votives, scented and unscented pillar candles, and tea lights in addition to their beeswax and, other premium tapers in 41 Colors & 9 sizes.
Danica Candleworks looks forward to illuminating your home and spirit with their candles and invites you to visit their shop during your visit to mid-coast Maine