How to make a chandelier from branches: a master class

This model is suitable for small household or household premises..

List of tools and materials:

  • tree branches (preferably dry);
  • glue for wood (it is better to use glue in a heat gun, as it dries faster);
  • rubber ball (the size of the ball matches the size of the future chandelier);
  • spray paint or varnish;
  • chain (for example, from an old bag);
  • garden pruner.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

The branches of the tree must be prepared for work: cleaned of foliage, cut into pieces of approximately the same length, 15–20 centimeters each. You can use both straight, flat and gnarled, branched sections of the branch.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

You need to fix the ball on the desktop. On the top of the ball, we begin to impose branches in a chaotic manner, carefully gluing them to each other. It is important that the ends of the branches protrude beyond the boundaries of the ball by no more than 3-5 centimeters.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

After the glue dries, turn the ball a little, continuing to apply and glue the branches to each other.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

It is necessary to leave one gap between the branches, about 10×10 centimeters in size, this will be the upper part of the chandelier, there we will subsequently insert a light bulb with a cartridge. Leave the pasted ball until completely dry.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

We cut the ball and carefully pull it out through the largest gap between the branches.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

We paint the chandelier and the chain with spray paint. You can leave the natural wood color and treat the chandelier with a transparent spray varnish.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

We pass the chain through the top of the chandelier, connect from above.

We hook the chandelier chain to the hook in the ceiling, thread the light bulb with the cartridge through the upper hole in the chandelier.

Attention! To avoid fire, it is necessary to use a low-temperature diode bulb.

How to make a branch chandelier. Master Class

We hope that this product will decorate your interior, become a source of pride and will delight you for many years..

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