It has become too easy to take photos because of the digital cameras. However, the main issue is that we do not want to print them out anymore. It would be really exciting to try these great family photo craft idea so that you would love your photography once again. In this article we shall discuss regarding the ways to create a beautiful and unique photo lamp that you can use as a center piece for the table.
You Would Love To Make This Heart Melting Photo Luminaries By Following 9 Step Tutorial
All you require in order to prepare this beautiful lamp are blank sheets of vellum, photo printer double sided tape, round glass hurricanes, Mason jar and so on, tea lights or battery powered candles.
Print Out The Photo
Initially you need to collect all the materials that have been stated above in order to make this beautiful lamp. After having them, you need to print out some of the beautiful photos of your family over vellum. You need to check if your printer can print photos into vellum sheets. However, most of the inkjet printers are capable of doing it. If you wish to make use of them as a table centerpiece, then highlight your favorite moments. Remember that horizontal photos shall be best owing to the fact that you need the width in order to drape the lamp.
Take Glass Jars
The next essential step is to collect some glass jars or mason jars. It is to be remembered that glass mason jars, flower vases as well as hurricanes tend to look great in such luminaries. Do not make use of irregular shapes. You can take square shape jars but the best one is cylindrical where it becomes easy for you to stick the photos.
In this step you need to cut your photos according to the size of the glass you are making use of.
Apply Double-Sided Tape
You then need to put double sided tape over the glass jar so that you can stick the photo.
Take your trimmed photo and simply fix it to the tape. Remember that if the container you are choosing is large, then take more than one photo and cover it from all the sides. In order to give it a flawless look, the photos need to meet right in the center of the tape.
Add Washi Tape
For giving the lamp a classy look, you can attach some washi tape as well.
Keep Scented Candles
You would notice that these luminaries actually look beautiful during broad daylight. Take them to the windowpanes, and you will see that light pours through these luminaries. If you are obsessed with scented candles, then little jars shall be of great help for this craft work. If the candle wax is lower, it will look more beautiful.
Try to make luminaries of different shapes and sizes and place them together in order to have a fun. When your lights actually go dim and your candle starts to burn, you would notice how beautiful the luminary looks. You can keep some tea lights inside your glass containers in order to give a mind blowing look. You would have a iridescent glow once you have lit the candle. The light shall pour from the vellum and shall light the photo. It is really going to look a beautiful piece of art. Trust us, people would not believe that you have prepared it yourself.