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    This Colorful Geometric Mobile Adds Charm To Any Room

    This artistic mobile creates a beautiful view from any angle.

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    DIY Geometric Mobile

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    INSTRUCTIONS

    # Sand corner of a wood block.

    # Press a nail firmly into sanded edge of the block to form a pilot hole.

    # Screw in the screw eye into the pilot hole.

    # Mask wood block from corner to corner.

    # Paint exposed wood and allow paint to dry.

    # Repeat steps with four wood blocks.

    # Cut wire to lengths of 6 inches, 9 inches, 12 inches, 15 inches, and four at 4 inches.

    # Take the 6-inch wire and using needle nose pliers bend two small loops at both ends.

    # Bend two loops at both ends of the 4-inch wire.

    # On the 6-inch wire, bend open a jump ring and attach it and a block to the left side loop and close the jump ring.

    # On the 4-inch wire open another jump ring attach it to a block and a loop then close the jump ring.

    # Attach the other end of the 4-inch wire to the 6-inch wire with a jump ring.

    # Lift the center of 6-inch wire with needle nose pliers. Carefully find the balance point and twist the wire fully around the pliers to form a loop.

    # Take the 9-inch wire and form loops at both ends with the needle nose pliers.

    # Bend two loops at both ends of a 4-inch wire.

    # Open a jump ring and attach it to one end of the 6-inch wire and one end of the 4-inch wire and seal it shut.

    # Attach a wood block to the other end of the 4-inch wire with the jump ring.

    # Take the 6-inch and 4-inch wire made earlier and attach the top loop to the free loop on the 9-inch wire with a jump ring.

    # Pick up the 9-inch with a pair of needle nose plier and find the balance point. Bend the 9-inch wire’s end with a single wood block fully around the pliers to form a loop.

    # Repeat steps 15-19 with the 12-inch and 15-inch wire.

    # Hang the mobile with fishing line and enjoy!

    Inspired on :http://www.curbly.com/14147-how-to-make-a-modern-and-colorful-geometric-mobile#jump

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