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Recycled Flower Light Lamp for Home Decor

Recycled Flower Light Lamp Using Paper Cup & Plastic Bottle

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Recycled Flower Light Lamp for Home Decor

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This tutorial is about making a pretty flower light lamp that will gleam on any corner of your house and is budget-friendly too! 

Today’s craft will definitely leave you stunned! In this step-by-step tutorial, we brought you a craft light lamp! Yes, you heard it right! You will learn to make a light lamp which is inexpensive too! This light lamp is made of recycled materials that you can find anywhere and which are highly cheap or of no value even! Isn’t it amazing? Creating something beautiful court of mere waste! This light lamp is a perfect afternoon activity to do and engage the kiddos in a fun learning activity!

DIY Recycled Flower Light Lamp For Kids

 Recycled Flower Light Lamp Using Paper Cup & Plastic Bottle

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Materials Required

  • Paper Cup
  • Plastic Bottle
  • Plastic Straw
  • Scissors
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Craft Cutter
  • Metal-wired Fairy Light
  • Colored Clay (Green, Red, And White)
  • Sketch Pens (Red, Green, Purple, And Yellow)
  • Green Paper Sheet

Procedure

Step 1: Drawing A Flower Shape Around The Bottle

Drawing A Flower Shape Around The Bottle- Crafting an illuminated flower from a paper cup and plastic bottle.

Begin this craft by taking a plastic bottle and a black marker. Over the top end/the curved part of the bottle make a flower shape around the bottle using the marker as shown in the image.

Step 2: Cutting Out The Flower Outline

Cutting Out The Flower Outline- Reusing a paper cup and plastic bottle to make a flower-shaped light source

Using scissors, cut out the flower boundary from the bottle.

Step 3: Coloring The Flower Cut Out

Coloring The Flower Cut Out-Constructing a flower-shaped light from recycled items

Color the small circle part below the bottle cap using a green sketch pen. Now, using the purple and red sketch pen color the petals of the flower cut-out as shown in the image. Just leave the end of the petals.

Step 4: Completing Coloring The Flower Cut Out

Completing Coloring The Flower Cut Out- Creating a floral lamp from a paper cup and plastic bottle

Color the remaining ends from the yellow sketch pen.

Step 5: Making A Hole In The Cap Of Bottle

Making A Hole In The Cap Of Bottle- Repurposing paper cup and plastic bottle to produce a flower-shaped lamp

Using a craft cutter, make a hole in the cap of the bottle.

Step 6: Inserting A Straw In The Hole

Inserting A Straw In The Hole- Upcycling paper cup and plastic bottle into a flower-shaped lamp

Insert the small part of a plastic straw inside the hole made.

Step 7: Securing The Straw With Hot Glue

Securing The Straw With Hot Glue- Making a glowing flower using a paper cup and plastic bottle.

Secure the straw with the bottle cap hole using a hot glue gun.

Step 8: Taking A Fairy Light

Taking A Fairy Light- Utilizing a paper cup and plastic bottle to generate a lighted flower

Take a metal-wired fairy light with a battery attached to it.

Step 9: Inserting The Fairy Light Into Straw

Inserting The Fairy Light Into Straw- Illuminating a flower with a paper cup and plastic bottle

From below, insert the fairy light into the flower cut-out keeping the battery outside.

Step 10: Putting Clay In Cup

Putting Clay In Cup- Crafting a flower-shaped lamp from a paper cup and plastic bottle.

Take a paper cup and green clay, put the green clay into the cup, and flatten the top firmly.

Step 13: Inserting The Straw Into Cup

Inserting The Straw Into Cup- Making a light out of recycled materials like a paper cup and plastic bottle

Insert the back of the straw in the clay cup on one side keeping the battery outside placed over the clay cup.

Step 14: Making A Mushroom

Making A Mushroom- Crafting a light fixture from a paper cup and plastic bottle that have been previously recycled

Dough red clay into a cone and white clay into a cylinder, put the cone over the cylinder to form a mushroom. Make some flatten circles of white clay by pressing up clay balls and stick them onto the cone of the mushroom. Stick this mushroom on the green clay cup.

Step 15: Making Another Mushroom

Making Another Mushroom- Utilizing pre-used paper cups and plastic bottles to create a light lamp.

Make a thin cylinder from white clay and a big red clay ball, press the clay ball a little to flatten the top and bottom of it, this will be your mushroom top. Place this mushroom top over the cylinder to form another mushroom. Stick this mushroom beside the previous one over the clay cup.

Step 16: Applying Hot Glue To The Straw

Applying Hot Glue To The Straw- Taking a paper cup and plastic bottle that have been recycled and forming them into a light.

In the same way as before, make the dots over the other mushroom top. Now, using the hot glue gun, apply hot glue dots on the plastic straw on opposite sides.

Your Flower Pot Light Lamp Is Ready!

Your Flower Pot Light Lamp Is Ready- Making a lamp with recycled products such as a paper cup and plastic bottle

Using scissors, cut out and paste green paper leaves over the straw with the applied hot glue.

Voila! Your light lamp is ready to bring colors to your room!

Decorate your room with this pretty light lamp to brighten it up! You can even use it as a gift for your loved one! I’m sure they will love to receive such a pretty gift which is handmade even and good for you as it is so budget-friendly! This light lamp will thrive anywhere, your room, kids’ room, drawing room, anywhere! You can even make it more attractive by customizing it to your imagination! What are you waiting for then? If not made yet, make it now!

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