tesa trendpapier 9 / Idee 5: Lampenschirm / Aufmacher quer

Lampshade in pastel

Enlightening. It's a good thing we paid attention in geometry. Because isosceles triangles turn this lampshade into a work of art.

Level of difficulty For ambitious hands
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We need:

White lampshade cutting surface ruler cutter folding tool brush crafting paint tesa® masking tape PREMIUM CLASSIC (50 mm)

How we do it:

DIY Lampshade / Step 1: Cut texture
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Attach strips of masking tape directly to the cutting surface and use the cutter and ruler to cut them into squares first and then cut the squares in half diagonally.

DIY Lampshade / Step 2: Finnish cutting
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Attach strips of masking tape directly to the cutting surface and use the cutter and ruler to cut them into squares first and then cut the squares in half diagonally.

DIY Lampshade / Step 3: Peel
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Peel off the triangles and place them in your desired design on the lampshade.

DIY Lampshade / Step 4: Press edges down
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Press the edges down firmly with the folding tool.

DIY Lampshade / Step 5: Paint
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Paint the lampshade with the paint and brush; make sure that the paint is applied well, or else the shade will flake.

DIY Lampshade / Step 6: Remove
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After drying, remove the masking tape from the lampshade.