DIY: Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope is one of the interesting objects widely available objects. Multiple reflections of light inside it result in lovely images. This post is DIY Kaleidoscope.

Step 1: Assemble the required materials

You require the following materials:

  • Three pieces of rectangular mirrors of same dimensions
  • Adhesive tape
  • Gift wrapper / glittering paper
  • Broken pieces of bangles or small pieces of any glittering items

You can get mirrors cut if you have a diamond cutter or you can get it done from a hardware or a glassware shop.



Step 2: Forming the structure:

Assemble the three pieces of mirror in a triangular shape and use the adhesive tape to hold them together.


Step 3:  Cover the the mirrors with the wrapper:


Step 4: Attach the glittering object(optional)


You can add the glittering particles in a transparent box ( in order to permit light) in one of the ends.


View from the other side . You can also attach a mirror or a this wrapper a get good images.

myself with kale                                        image


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