Elegant Interchangeable Color Ambience Lamp. Using dining mats, very easy to make.

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Hello Instructables Fellows,

I think I am being obsessed with lights and things which can be used to create awesome light effects. This time it is a very easy to make but elegant, stylish looking table ambience lamp. Believe me it's really easy. All you need is just some wooden or bamboo dining table mats :). And off-course its cheap :).

So lets get started.

Step 1: Stuff that you will need.

Picture of Stuff that you will need.
You would need following things to make this lamp:
  1. 1 Bamboo or wooden Dining table mat (I got them for 50Rs per piece, which is about a $), I was buying them for my home (See Image of my dining table) )when I got this idea. If you want to change the color according to your mood or situation then buy 2-3 colors, as you can see in the picture that I have got coral, green, yellow and coffee. You can find them in any super store that has home and furnishing section. Check Google.
  2. A round wooden plank. You can try thermocol or cardboard as well, I already had this piece. The important thing is base should be firm and stable so that lamp can stand straight.
  3. A tiny binder clip.
  4. Some electric cord with bulb holder.
  5. 2 embroidery rings (we would need the outer rings, keep the inner rings safe, you never know they could be used in some other lamp.) IMPORTANT: Choose the embroidery rings first and then get the wooden plank  (or cut it) such that the ring fits round wooden plank. You may find it difficult doing the opposite which is to find a ring that matches the wooden plank size.
  6.  A screwdriver.
  7. household drill (Sorry not in the picture).  If wood is not your choice, probably you would not need this.

Once you have the required stuff, lets get started by first building the base of our lamp in the next step.

lovely. i like the light patterns on the wall. this would also be nice with a tinted lightbulb.

Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  wavelet_spaghetti10 months ago

Thank you so much :)

very nice thanks

Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  oakironworker11 months ago

Thank you :)

Omgoodness super nice.
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  Cheesetopher1 year ago

Thank you :)

HollyMann2 years ago
These are really beautiful and looks like they make awesome shadows on the wall too! I love them! Are you making any more lights now? :)
and I voted for you!!!
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  HollyMann2 years ago
Wow..Thank you so much Holly. I really really appreciate your vote :). Yes, I may make a few more, So many Ideas...so little time :)
yes I know what that is like! :)
This is something very unqiue art............@ how would place the Order ??? Please guide.
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  anubhav.dubey2 years ago
Thanks Anubhav :). Ha ha... currently I don't have an online store but if you want I can make one for you, you can contact me using instructables messaging :)
joelhunn2 years ago
very nice, thanks!
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  joelhunn2 years ago
I am glad you liked it. Thanks for visiting.
shail_mehra2 years ago
From where did u get these ideas man.. it's cool..!!! good job done...!!
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  shail_mehra2 years ago
This is the place for Ideas, there is no shortage :). Thank you.
sunshiine2 years ago
This would be a very fun project to make! It looks very pretty! Thanks for sharing your hard work and do have a splendorous day!
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  sunshiine2 years ago
Thank you :)
Cool! very useful in recycling all the old dining mats. Great work!
Thank you :)
Shubh V2 years ago
I really like ur style & innovation n appreciate the way u inspire us to make it :-).
Tarun Upadhyaya (author)  Shubh V2 years ago
I am so happy that you like it :-). Thank you so much.