Welcome Darling Bee Products
Established in 1994 by Otto & Marie-Luise Gehrmann, Darling Bee Products is a family run business in Sawyers Valley, Perth Western Australia.
We pride ourselves on our highest quality Unprocessed Honey that we deliver FREE to most area's in Perth, up to Yanchep, across to Toodyay, down to Northam and York, and across to Rockingham.
Otto is a registered Western Australian Apiarist and has been actively direct marketing West Australian Honey's for many years; Marie-Luise manages the Candle production and administration.
Beeswax has been used for thousands of years to make realistic figures. The most famous figure gallery in the world is probably that of Madame Tussaud in London.
She survived the French revolution by working with her uncle, who was on the side of revolutionaries, while she sided with the royalists, including taking heads fresh from the guillotine into her lap
and making plaster molds from them to be used to make life-like wax figures for which she became so famous.
Knaggs (1947) says that the young artist was often forced at sword point to take the heads of friends she had known at court and to make models from them.
His touching portrayal of her "tear-dimmed eyes" does not, unfortunately, make clear the source of this information.