Posted On May 18, 2018
Whilw I was searching for how to preserve the colors of the leaves in autumn, I decided to make a chandelier from the leaves.
The leaves has to wait in the mixture of 50% glycerine and 50% water for about 10 days. This would make the leaves more flexible and it would prevent the breaking of the leaves.
After drying the leaves in between the paper tissues, I placed them into a special tray:
The tray was made of 2×2 sticks and one side was covered with a transparent plastic. Then I applied the epoxy mixture and wait for it to dry.
The back side was to contain a led strip with a 12v transformer:
Then the system was hanged onto the ceiling: