Lamps are a decorative element capable of filling a space, transforming it completely, giving it life ... However, in general, lamps are quite expensive, especially those that we usually like.

Today I bring you a craft that you will love, especially if you need an original and different lamp for some corner of your house.

In any decoration store you can find cheap screens, this will be the basis of your «design lamp». But to give you an idea of ​​the result, here is an example of what you can get.


Ideal, right ?.

These are the materials that you will need to make your lamp:

  • Screen
  • Acrylic paint
  • Brush
  • Template (with the drawing or design you prefer)
  • Strawberry type tape (of balls)
  • Masking tape
  • Glue gun

And to make it, these are the steps you must follow:

  • Place the template in the place on the screen where you want the drawing or design to appear.
  • Hold the template with masking tape so it does not move. It is a simple way to avoid possible incidents at the time of painting.
  • Using paper and acrylic paint, paint the design on the screen.
  • Let the paint dry.
  • Once the paint is dry you just have to stick, with the silicone gun, the tape on the bottom edge of the screen.

Now, your exclusive lamp is ready to be placed in the place you want.

With a little imagination and creativity you can achieve really incredible things without investing too much money.

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Do you dare to design your own lamp ?.