Highlighter Marker Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

2 Materials
1 Hour

I used highlighter markers to makeover a lampshade and spray painted the base to match.

Highlighter Marker Lamp After
Colouring in with Highlighter Markers
Thrift Store Lamp Before
Suggested materials:
  • Lamp   (thrift store)
  • Hi-liter markers   (amazon)
Tuula - Color Me Thrifty
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  • Le Le on Dec 31, 2019

    Why isn't it streaky? TY

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  • Stephie McCarthy Stephie McCarthy on May 12, 2019

    That's amazing! I would have thought it would have been streaky, but I guess the alcohol in the ink helps prevent that. -- Stephie

  • Hb Hb on Sep 27, 2020

    Been there done that sort of. I did this on another item and unfortunately it really doesn't last long . The marker colors fade .Pretty while it lasts though