Front porch light fixtures – Vellum light fixtures are easy to make and can be personalized to suit any occasion, whether it’s a birthday, graduation, wedding or anniversary celebration. The muted candlelit stems through the velvet sides will create an elegant atmosphere for all participants to enjoy. Vellum light fixtures lined along a footbridge or porch can provide direction and light darkened paths. Place a handmade luminary on a table as a focal point for a holiday meal or festive dinner.
How to make ideas for front porch light fixtures with vellum. Place vellum sheets on a flat surface in order. Use a sharp pair of scissors to cut both velvet sheets in half. You should now have four pieces of velvet 5 1/2 inches long by 8 1/2 inches long. Then use stencils to draw stars, circles, letters, leaves or other images in the upper center part of each velocity piece. Place the velvet on a piece of cardboard and use a food or craft knife to cut each shape. Cut slowly and carefully to avoid making mistakes.
Then to make front porch light fixtures with vellum. Use a punch to create decorative circles around your pictures. Create a colorful design on velvet pieces using a dry sponge and ink pad. Place the sponge on the ink pad, then the irregularities surface of the velum even to form a design. And then fold both longitudinal edges inward 1/2 inch on two of velvet pieces. Then apply double-sided tape or glue to 1/2 inch flaps and fasten them to the back of the longitudinal edges of front and back Velcro pieces. And finally to make front porch light fixtures with vellum, place your filled luminary over the top of a lighted candle in a candlestick.