Paper-Stars-Stage-Design

Paper Stars

Ben Stapley from South Ridge Community Church in Clinton, NJ brings us these paper stars hanging from their ceiling.

They wanted to play off the theme of stars for Christmas from songs, to message, to videos, to stage design. They purchased the paper stars ($8 a piece) and used remote controlled lights ($6 a piece) inside the stars. They had to use the battery powered lights because they don’t have electrical units in the ceiling.

There were a 3 limitations with this look.

  1. The batteries didn’t last long in the lights and they had to replace them each week.
  2. The remote control had a limited range of about 15 feet.
  3. The paper stars were susceptible to airflow, so make sure to test while your heat/air is on. They didn’t and had the surprise of watching a star caught in the airflow do circles all service long.

 

1465753_650828688300712_509431503_o 1483651_650828798300701_1913645387_o 1492502_650828944967353_700998645_o 1502298_650829128300668_1216278617_o 1507246_650828951634019_233720565_o battery powered stars

One response to Paper Stars

  1. I love the three dimensional look of the stars and how big they are. Choosing black stars and placing smaller bright stars along the arms of the stars is very effective. I like how pointed the arms of the stars are. It’s a star with it’s own personality and I’m pretty sure the star the wise men followed had it’s own personality too.

Leave a Reply

Text formatting is available via select HTML.

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> 

*