Introduction: PAPER LANTERN

A DECORATIVE SHADE FOR A CANDLE OR TEA LIGHT

Step 1: YOU WILL NEED

Scissors ,tape(double sided is best but you could triple over other tape) , one sheet of A4 printer paper

Step 2: Get Started

Fold paper length ways and have the fold towards you ready for the next step

Step 3: Cutting

make some cuts from te fold inwards ,spaced evenly apart.
continue until near the edge of the paper.

Step 4: Finishing Off

Unfold paper and fan round
Overelap edges ,with tape in between

Step 5: Done

Stand it up ,you can put it over a small candle should you wish
ENSURE FLAME IS SMALL SO AS NOT TO SET PAPER ON FIRE

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Beautiful_mind (author)2015-10-25

We used to do the same , easier one. Then place a candle a the center at the bottom. then attach this to the kite. The season is going on now, though risky but its fun. Thanks for sharing, could make smaller ones as a decorative purpose

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ann onymous (author)2015-06-29

can it float?

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