As most artists know art supplies can be overly expensive. A simple lightbox can cost upwards of a couple hundred dollars. With this basic tutorial you can build your own custom lightbox for under $30. Save money and get the satisfaction that comes with designing and building something yourself. The materials are simple and easily obtainable at any hardware or home improvement store. The project takes approximately 2-3 hours of work to complete (not counting dry times for paints or stains). Get started now and build your very own artist light box for all your image transfer needs.