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I have a lot of lego, So I decided to make a lamp out of lego. All you need is: Lego 2 lego platforms exaptoknife cord from an old table lamp hot glue...
First you need two platform pieces. One of them you will need to draw a square in the middle, then cut out using an ezaptoknife.
Next you start building up the perimeter. Next you can make a design if you would like. I chose to do a checker design. Start building the middle sect...
Continue with your design, but switch up the colours.
Again, switching the colors.
This time don't build a perimeter around the design.
Continue building up the middle and use different colors. Now , using the lamp cord, feed it through the middle. So you get a rough estimate to how ta...
Now go ahead and use the second platform and build one layer of lego on the entire bottom except for the middle. (That way the cord can be hidden and ...
So far it should look a little something like this.
So this time your going to continue doing the same thing, but a different design. Also as you can see I also brought the sides in a bit for a better f...
It should look like this .
- Now this part is optional, I decided that I was going to use yellow fabric for the lamp shade , BUT you don't need to put a different fabric on the ...
Finally glue the platform to the bottom of the lamp platform, making sure the cord fits in the empty slot on the platform.
Last but not least , put the shade on top and plug in your lamp . :)
Enjoy ! :)
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