It could be the compressor (expensive!) but before you call us to do the work for you, try these simple repairs. The problem may just be a bad overload or compressor relay. Give us a call for any appliance parts you need!
Draw on wax paper with permanent markers, wrap around candle and heat until image is transferred. It would be great to do this for Mother's Day, or Teacher Appreciation Day - have kids draw on wax paper and give her a personalized candle.