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kAlEidoscope

This fun and easy project offers an exciting and reflective perspective on life! A kaleidoscope is an optical device with at least two reflecting surfaces tilted toward one another at an angle. Looking through a kaleidoscope, one sees a geometrically symmetrical pattern that's created from the repeated reflection of the mirrored surfaces. Check out this videos to see how to make your own!
Check out this videos to see how to make your own!

In a kaleidoscope objects that are placed between three mirrors inclined at 60° are reflected and seen as a hexagonally symmetrical pattern.

Supplies

  • White and black thick paper

  • Empty paper towel rolls

  • Aluminum foil

  • Colored paper

  • Transparent plastic cover

  • Tracing paper

  • Adhesive tape

  • Small items like seeds, leaves, scraps of paper, or sequins

  • Glue

  • Scissors