Alice Becker : Lewis Carroll Lamp

This project involved making a laser cut wooden lamp with a simple box shape, but intricate cutouts.

To fit the side panels in place, slots were cut to fit extrusion in complementary pieces. The lid (complete with poem) was affixed using a nice hinge for easy bulb changing.

The Poem Reads:

A BOAT, beneath a sunny sky
Lingering onward dreamily
In an evening of July--

Children three that nestle near,
Eager eye and willing ear,
Pleased a simple tale to hear--

Long has paled that sunny sky;
Echoes fade and memories die;
Autumn frosts have slain July.

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