Ray Alderman’s Manikin Figure Lamp with iPad 01 made a nice splash when we featured it in the MAKE Flickr pool roundup about a month ago, and Ray (aka Whamodyne) just wrote in to let us know that he’s recently posted a cool Instructable about how to make your own. [Thanks, Ray!]

Wood Manikin Figure Lamp With iPad – A DIY Tutorial

Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c’t – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.


  • http://twitter.com/dbrunker Dave Brunker (@dbrunker)

    Kind of looks like one of Gyro Gearloose’s Little Helpers from the old Uncle Scrooge comics.

  • http://www.decorpiel.com/ sofas | Julian

    Good idea, I have a dummy at home, I’ll try. thanks for sharing.