Steam punk is famous for integrating details of old machinery parts such as gears and copper in everyday objects. You can also apply this concept to a steam punk lamp in order to inject some old school magic of your space, and incidentally, proclaim your sympathy for the geek subculture. Cut the fabric to make steam punk lamp covers the screen in large sections and carefully remove them from the structure.
Place the fabric sections on newspapers. Spray the fabric with copper spray paint color. Let dry and add a second coat. A small disposable container filled with water. Sprinkle some black spray paint until the water surface is coated with a layer of paint overspray. Dip a brush on top of the container and spread the mixture of water and paint on the cloth.
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Tangles and “weaving” a piece of copper wire around the steam punk lamp metal frame of the screen to give it more strength and volume. Place fabric pieces back in place on the screen. Attach them with glue to the bottom of the structure. Accommodates some watch parts, a few nuts, an old key and other details alluding within sections of screen cloth parts separated by vertical lined with wire.