These handsome lamps, created with rings of veneer, will bring warmth to any room. The light shining through the overlapping rings creates a unique effect, and building the lamps is not difficult. This article details the standing version, with an alternative hanging version shown. The base and top are both crosslapped, joined by four posts. The shade is nine alternating rings of veneer. A simple formula makes calculating the length of the veneer strips easy.

From Fine Woodworking #222