Make a Drum lamp shades

Sep 10th

Determines the dimensions of the drum lamp shades display you’ll create. The decrease and higher rings have to be of the identical diameter. Make small marks with the pencil to create reducing strains for a bit of display that’s 58 inches (147.three cm) lengthy and 9 ½ inches (24.1 cm) excessive. Lower the piece of display rigorously with scissors. Place a line of glue on prime of the overall reverse aspect of the display. Place the higher ring in place on the sting of the display on the road of glue. Wrap the display across the prime ring and maintain it in place with clips for hanging garments as you wrap.

Rotates the display backhand aspect and repeat steps four and 5 to connect the decrease ring. Separate the vertical seam rigorously display and attaches a line of glue inside the sides. Press the seam together with your fingers till you are positive that the seam won’t transfer whereas dry. Enable the display to dry utterly earlier than continuing adorning drum lamp shades.

Paste grosgrain lengthy tape to the display across the prime and backside drum lamp shades. Utilized 2 or three inches (5.1 or 7.6 cm) of adhesive and fixes the size of the tape. This continues across the backside fringe of the display. Repeat the identical course of with the highest edge.