My wife and I were watching the movie Tolkien and I was inspired to create a shadow casting light box like his mother used to tell stories with…
Seen at 50 seconds into the trailer.
I got to work, with elements borrowed from the great
This is my first attempt at designing a shadow casting box.
Currently the heat isn’t making it spin, I will next enclose the edges with acrylic cut outs to fit perfectly into the openings.
Also what would be the best light source to make this work? The LED bulb did not cast a shadow on the wall. Or I could build a frosted acrylic box for the outside to cast the shapes around the light.
I will post it to Free Designs so it can be perfected by this creative group!
1/8 in baltic birch used. proofgrade didn’t love the pentagon bend.