Your Own Finials
Making a special finial is another way
to individualize a lamp & shade. It will surprise you
how much the
perfect finial will add.
The things needed to make finials are
threefold; Hardware, found
objects, and basic
tools and supplies.
Shop for the hardware below.
Appropriate found objects can be made of glass, plastic,
The basic tools and supplies may
include hacksaw, small file, drill, 1/4-27 tap for
resin, ceramic, china, wood , femo, plaster,
reamer, bench vise, small
paint brushes, small
hammer, epoxy, super glue,
wood putty, acrylic paint, clear varnish.