Drum pendant lighting – Lampshades are drum-shaped fashion again. These screens were popular until about 30 years ago, when they fell into disuse. Now, they are enjoying a strong comeback hand decorators homes. The drum-shaped screens are a good choice for any lamp in a room providing adequate lighting, since light from the lamp is reflected both to the ceiling and to the sides of the screen and down. Learn how to create a drum-shaped screen and incorporate it into your home decor.
Determines the size of the drum pendant lighting screen you will create. The lower and upper rings must be of the same diameter. An example of a size that could be performed is a screen of 9 inches and a half high (24.1 cm) and a lower and upper diameter of 18 inches (45.7 cm).
Drum pendant lighting stretch fabric covered styrene on a flat surface. Using the example from step 1, measures 9 inches and a half (24.1 cm) of an edge of styrene and then measures 58 inches (147.3 cm) long around the edge. Make small marks with the pencil to create cutting lines for a piece of screen that is 58 inches (147.3 cm) long and 9 inches and a half (24.1 cm) high.