Making creative DIY light fixtures is very cool. On one hand, you get an unique wonderful lighting fixture; on the other hand, you recycle and reuse an old item. It is definitely a win-win.
And the good thing is that you can pretty turn anything into a lighting fixture. A bowling ball, and bike rim, even your old hat, the list goes on and on. If you ever get stuck, here is a nice collection of Creative DIY Lighting Fixture ideas that people have tried. Check out more from Joiadecas in the following link. It will definitely get you inspired.