Introduction: Porus Lamp
Floor lamp is made out of reused Cardboard boxes. The sustainability and properties of the paper cardboard makes the lamp unique and environmental friendly from standard floor lamp. This product introduces a new stage to the life cycle of the packing boxes.
Step 1: TECHNIQUE
Making of this lamp went to a extend to attain maximum sustainability and minimum energy. The whole lamp consist of three components viz. Strip cardboard composite box (which is main component), serial light (straight from market) and wooden ply box stand.
Step 2: CUT & LAYOUT
Construction technique of main strip cardboard composite box are
1. Used cardboard are cut to identical strips( i have cut manually). Lots and lots of strip :).
2. Lay these strips to desired pattern
3. and glue them up together.
Repeat 1 to 3 steps 4 time to make 4 faces of the lamp.
Step 3: COMPOSE
4. Fixed the panels to form the shade of the lamp
5. The primary component of the Lamp
a. Used cardboard strip composite box.
b. A serial light
c. Wooden ply box to hold the cardboard strip box, painted to desired color.
Step 4: PROPERTY
The properties of the cardboard leaves a porus surface, which scatters/diffuses the light. And the accent patterns of lights are through the staggered void.