Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:34:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden Hand Light With Wood Log Slice Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hand-Light-With-Wood-Log-Slice-Base/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:07:52 PDT
Gravity Clamping Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Clamping-Desk-Lamp/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:39:56 PDT
Tiffany Lamp With Tin Sheet Base. (no Jig) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiffany-Lamp-With-Tin-Sheet-Base-no-Jig/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:51:41 PDT
Clamp Stand Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Clamp-Stand-Lamp/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:22:58 PDT
Color Changing Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Wooden-Lamp/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:46:50 PDT
Balloon Wall Light (& Noticeboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/Balloon-Wall-Light-Noticeboard/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:51:42 PDT
"Loulou" lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Loulou-Lamp/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:30:54 PDT
Pipe and concrete floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-and-Concrete-Floor-Lamp/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:14:55 PDT
Sycamore Branch Floor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sycamore-Branch-Floor-Lamp/
Sycamore Branch Floor Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/HXN9/ITAO0CTY/FCSHXN9ITAO0CTY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/HXN9/ITAO0CTY/FCSHXN9ITAO0CTY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/HXN9/ITAO0CTY/FCSHXN9ITAO0CTY.SMALL.jpg witneehoos104eva I came across this fallen branch from a sycamore tree, and without any idea of what I wanted to do with it, I carried it back to my car and drove it home. Not long after, my lady friend mentioned that she needed a floor lamp for her apartment, and I knew this branch could be perfect.What I thought ...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 21:35:54 PDT
Cheap LED Color Changing Halloween Lamp Made Only From Sheet Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-LED-Color-Changing-Halloween-Lamp-Made-Only-/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:55:43 PDT
Picket Fence Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Picket-Fence-Lighting/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:07:05 PDT
Concrete Pillow Candle Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Pillow-Candle-Holders/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:42:08 PDT
LED Kitchen Lighting Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Kitchen-Lighting-Rig/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 03:02:02 PDT
Brake Disc LED-lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-Disc-LED-lamp/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 05:44:14 PDT
DIY LED Log Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Log-Lamp/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:57:50 PDT
BushLight http://www.instructables.com/id/BushLight/
BushLight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/39KA/IT22THXD/F6X39KAIT22THXD.SMALL.jpg mikdee Here we have BushLight! This garden illuminator is built of copper plumbing parts, galvanized sheet metal, and galvanized wire. It uses a candelabra socket, a nightlight bulb, and plugs into a standard 110 volt household electrical outlet.Pictured here is an older one showing the nice patina that de...
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:43:03 PDT
Oil Can Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Can-Desk-Lamp/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 21:03:06 PDT
Team Valor (Pokemon GO) LED wall light http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Valor-Pokemon-GO-LED-Wall-Light/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 07:53:32 PDT
Multi Mounting Cage Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Mounting-Cage-Lamp/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 09:59:07 PDT
The Packard Chandelier - I made it at TECHSHOP! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Packard-Chandelier-I-Made-It-at-TECHSHOP/
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 13:45:07 PDT
Drum Set Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Set-Chandelier/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:46:53 PDT
LED Scissor-Gate Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Scissor-Gate-Lamp/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 13:06:15 PDT
Spectacular Spectra Lamp Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Spectra-Lamp-Box/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 20:45:54 PDT
Lighting The Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-the-Kitchen/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 06:35:47 PDT
How to Build a Smart Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Smart-Lamp/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 15:04:28 PDT
12 Hot New Lighting Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Hot-New-Lighting-Projects/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JDLT/ISCBGSRY/FNZJDLTISCBGSRY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JDLT/ISCBGSRY/FNZJDLTISCBGSRY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/JDLT/ISCBGSRY/FNZJDLTISCBGSRY.SMALL.jpg tinaciousz DIY Concrete Lamp - Led String Light diy tiffany lamp Twitter Mood Lamps with ESP8266 The Hanging Lamps LED Headboard DIY Wooden Stick Lights Night Light From Used Air Filter OpenLabs 3D Printed Lamp Skateboard Shelf With LED's! Custom bed side lamp and usb p...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 12:17:48 PDT
Concrete Light Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Light-Bulb-Lamp/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 06:41:53 PDT
diy tiffany lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Tiffany-Lamp/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:15:26 PDT
The Hanging Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hanging-Lamps/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 14:00:43 PDT
Copper pipe wall sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Pipe-Wall-Sconce/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 09:24:00 PDT
Wood LED Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Desk-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:04:44 PDT
Tree stump lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Stump-Lamp/
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By: Howterson

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:12:45 PDT
Night Light From Used Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Light-From-Used-Air-Filter/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:40:25 PDT
Praesentia Workshop: Drawing and Projection Mapping http://www.instructables.com/id/Praesentia-Workshop-Drawing-and-Projection-Mapping/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:50:17 PDT
Dash - DIY Modular Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Dash-DIY-Modular-Lights/
Dash - DIY Modular Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/670G/ISCAXIY7/FPQ670GISCAXIY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/670G/ISCAXIY7/FPQ670GISCAXIY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/670G/ISCAXIY7/FPQ670GISCAXIY7.SMALL.jpg rogzam Dash is a modular lighting system intended to provide an inexpensive lighting system that can be adapted to many environments, purposes and spaces. That is why it maintains a formal simplicity and cleanness on all its volumes, materials and surfaces.The vast majority of the pieces are precisely shap...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:34:16 PDT
Light Up Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Display-Shelf/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:32:55 PDT
Bunny Box LED Light Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunny-Box-LED-Light-Cover/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:03:59 PDT
Corner Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Lamp/
Corner Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/NBCE/IRXTI0XC/F35NBCEIRXTI0XC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/NBCE/IRXTI0XC/F35NBCEIRXTI0XC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/NBCE/IRXTI0XC/F35NBCEIRXTI0XC.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus A light where it's most needed, in the dark corners of your room. It seems like no matter how many lights I turn on the corners always seem so dark. After a little homework the only corner lighting solution I found was this $900 lamp by Peter Bristol that was made for Established & Sons, a designer ...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:49:43 PDT
Outdoor LED Landscape Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-LED-Landscape-Lighting/
Outdoor LED Landscape Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/K4Z8/IRXTNL7R/FJIK4Z8IRXTNL7R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/K4Z8/IRXTNL7R/FJIK4Z8IRXTNL7R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/K4Z8/IRXTNL7R/FJIK4Z8IRXTNL7R.SMALL.jpg woodumakeit These lamps are my own design, but probably inspired by some of the work of Frank Lloyd Wright. I made them to replace the black plastic low voltage lights that are so typical in the U.S. These lamps have an interesting way of reflecting the light off the inner surface of the top. They look really c...
By: woodumakeit

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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:25:22 PDT
Jellyfish LED Accent Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-LED-Accent-Lamp/
Jellyfish LED Accent Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/CTXN/IRXSVL7V/FTXCTXNIRXSVL7V.SMALL.jpg Carl Jacobson On a recent trip to the beach, my wife and I were browsing through a local store and saw these jellyfish-inspired air plants made with sea urchin shells. Of course, I immediately started thinking about how to create a jellyfish project of my own in the woodshop.MaterialsOne piece of wood for the bod...
By: Carl Jacobson

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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:45:48 PDT
Yogurt container lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Yogurt-Container-Lantern/
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By: Jeff Hantman

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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:02:59 PDT
cheap and easy high quality photo and video light DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-High-Quality-Photo-and-Video-Light-/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:46:49 PDT
Bat Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Signal-1/
Bat Signal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/6ODT/IRUT7RUK/FSC6ODTIRUT7RUK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/6ODT/IRUT7RUK/FSC6ODTIRUT7RUK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/6ODT/IRUT7RUK/FSC6ODTIRUT7RUK.SMALL.jpg Swinkless Golly gee willikers Batman!!!! I have wanted to make this for such a long time, and I am really happy that I got round to doing it. This has also been a really fun project and will hang in my workshop for a long time to come. This can also be done with minimal tools and is a very short build time. T...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 11:26:21 PDT
Industrial Copper And Concrete Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Copper-and-Concrete-Lamp/
Industrial Copper And Concrete Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1CKT/IRLQGTAJ/F6P1CKTIRLQGTAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1CKT/IRLQGTAJ/F6P1CKTIRLQGTAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1CKT/IRLQGTAJ/F6P1CKTIRLQGTAJ.SMALL.jpg Robin Lewis This lamp is a mix of industrial materials and is a very simple DIY project.You'll need:Copper pipe, elbows and t-joinsA bag of concretePlywoodMelamineEpoxy and/or silicone caulkA lamp fixture with wire Concrete Mould The first step is to create the box. This is made out of melamine and is 250mm ...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 15:50:39 PDT
Rolly Polly Laser Cut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolly-Polly-Laser-Cut-Lamp/
Rolly Polly Laser Cut Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XFVB/IRF7T447/FQ3XFVBIRF7T447.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XFVB/IRF7T447/FQ3XFVBIRF7T447.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XFVB/IRF7T447/FQ3XFVBIRF7T447.SMALL.jpg aaronzo This is an easy to make, relatively low cost table or wall mounted lamp. Intermediate skill level is suggested. Two sizes are offered, small ( 10" x 6" x 6" H) or large ( 12.25" x 6.5 x 7.25 H.The shell can be made from paper or translucent plastic, and the base is wood. There is an option to m...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 18:00:59 PDT
Swivel Wall-Mounted LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Swivel-Wall-Mounted-LEDs/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:13:58 PDT
Dancing Aliens Silhouette Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Aliens-Silhouette-Light/
Dancing Aliens Silhouette Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/5IDU/IRAW1UPK/FZR5IDUIRAW1UPK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/5IDU/IRAW1UPK/FZR5IDUIRAW1UPK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/5IDU/IRAW1UPK/FZR5IDUIRAW1UPK.SMALL.jpg Poly Facets This is a quick, fun and economical small project for digital cutter owners.Materials1 sheet black 300 gsm card – A4 or US letter sizeI led tealight – colour change is best!Mulberry or other transparent paper 21cms x 17cmsMod Podge or other clear-drying matt gluePrinter paperTapeToolsDigital cutterJ...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 06:43:47 PDT
DIY wall lamp / sconce with a shelf made with hand tools http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wall-Lamp-Sconce-With-a-Shelf/
DIY wall lamp / sconce with a shelf made with hand tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/1RI3/IR3LK6QX/F1B1RI3IR3LK6QX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/1RI3/IR3LK6QX/F1B1RI3IR3LK6QX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/1RI3/IR3LK6QX/F1B1RI3IR3LK6QX.SMALL.jpg EYSpace I have a very small living room which means I don't have any room for end tables and I don't have a place to put table lamps or floor lamps. So to add more lighting, I came up with this design for wall sconces that incorporates a shelf that can double as small end tables. I made them using standard ...
By: EYSpace

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:34:02 PDT
Posable lamp from a broken cafetière base http://www.instructables.com/id/Posable-Lamp-From-a-Broken-Cafetière-Base/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:55:23 PDT
Scrappy 3 Legged Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-3-Legged-Lamp/
Scrappy 3 Legged Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2HYT/IQYSXVDW/FEA2HYTIQYSXVDW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2HYT/IQYSXVDW/FEA2HYTIQYSXVDW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2HYT/IQYSXVDW/FEA2HYTIQYSXVDW.SMALL.jpg DMRagan I am new to welding and this is my first project. I collect anything I "know I will find a use for" and my garage was getting a bit full. I began a welding class through the local arts institute and decided to 'clean' my garage a bit. I found cobblers shoe forms, rusty chain, old saw blade, vinta...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:11:28 PDT