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fun and messy.
I love splatting paint and wanted to make my light switch more interesting :)

Molly ^_^

Posted by Molly G. from Corsham, England, United Kingdom • Published See Molly G.'s 6 projects »
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  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 1
    Step 1

    Measure your light switch and add a border.

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut out the square/rectangle. Snip from the corner of the border to the corner of the middle so that you can fold.

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 3
    Step 3

    If the corners overlap cut a half moon shape.

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 4
    Step 4

    Fun bit!

    Put something down to protect the surface and choose your colours ( i used red, yellow, green and blue ) And mix them with water. This will make it easier to spalt.

    Now....SPLAT. You can do this as much as you want.

  • Step 5

    Wait to dry.

    You can use a hair dryer to speed up the progress ( i let it dry naturally ) But make sure you stick it down with blue tac so it dosent blow away!

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 6
    Step 6

    To make it last longer use some sticky back plastic. Refold and cut the corners.

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 7
    Step 7

    Measure where the switch is and cut it out.

  • How to make a light switch. Splat Light Switch Cover - Step 8
    Step 8

    Stick onto the light switch with blue tac, sellotape or double sided tape.

    Done! :D

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Molly G.
Molly G. · Corsham, England, GB · 9 projects
Thank you!! Happy
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isobel.l
isobel.l · Basingstoke, England, GB · 61 projects
awsome!!!
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