This instructable is about making a Lantern in a star shape with using bamboo. This can be great for out door patios/lantern festivals or general outdoor decor that can bring nice light and colour to an area.
In these images you will see a variety of materials needed to help complete this lantern.
1) Flat bamboo 2) Round bamboo (this can be found at a gardening store) 3) White craft glue 4) cup/container for the glue 5) garden shears (cutting the bamboo) 6) glue gun 7) glue sticks 8) tissue paper (any colour/pattern you want! Be creative!) 9) Regular scissors 10) Exato knife/blade 11) small tart tin (about the size of a tea light) 12) tea light (can be found at IKEA in packages of 100) 13) Brush for applying the glue 14) Wire 15) Ruler 16) Pliers 17) A fun friend to make it with **Note: the happy person in the background. Lanterns have that affect on people**