One of the things you may notice from all of my projects is probably my love for cardboard and lamps :)
My new creation mixes both these things, so working on it was really fun! I made some mistakes at first, and that made the work even longer, but they actually opened up my mind on new ideas that can be made with this technique.
This lamp is a dodecahedron composed by many pentagons that have been joined together. Composing it isn't as hard as it may seem, I must warn you though, that you'll need a lot of patience and time to cut all of these pieces by hand!
Don't worry, the result will reward you, believe me! ;)
I'm finally selling this cardboard lamp in my Etsy shop! :D Check it out here!
Step 1: What you need
- Cardboard - I used a thin one because it was easier to cut by hand
- ruler and pencil
- hot glue
- white glue
- LED* light bulb and bulb holder
*the LED light bulb is very important because it won't burn the cardboard.