What you need for the base
- Clay and glaze
- one socket, cable, push-botton
switch and a plug (they all come in a set as well)
need for the shade
- silk as you like it (cf.
- one ring with bars and
- special foil for lampshades
(It is a firm foil with an adhesive coating on one side. It is 60 cm
or 120 cm wide and either white or transparent.) In most cases the narrow
one will do.
- double-sided sticking
plaster (Tesa), 15 mm wide
whole set for making lampshades is sometimes obtainable from a specialized
dealer. The set contains two rings and the matching foil.