Customer Project

Lamp Makeover

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  • Estimated Time

    2 Hours

  • Challenge Level


  • Tools & Supplies:

    • Lamp
    • Sandpaper: grits 120
    • Damp Cloth
    • Painter's Tape
    • Lampshade

  1. Remove old lampshade from the lamp and discard.
  2. Lightly scuff area of lamp body with sandpaper.
  3. Remove sawdust with a clean, damp cloth, and allow lamp base to dry. 
  4. Tape off areas not to be painted with painter’s tape. 
  5. Apply a light coat of spray paint, and allow it to dry. 
  6. Repeat step five until lamp is desired color saturation. 
  7. Attach an updated lampshade.

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