Creative Dad Makes DIY Starry Ceiling For Soon-To-Be-Born Son’s Nursery
Engineer and daddy-to-be Brian d’ Arcy has created an amazing ceiling display for his soon-to-be-born son’s nursery that ensures that the tyke will always be reaching for the stars.
d’Arcy uploaded a series of images to imgur detailing the project. All told, he installed 596 fiber-optic strands (it would have been 600 but he broke 4) by drilling holes through the nursery ceiling and connecting them to a specialized light source in the nursery’s closet. The light source is designed to make the stars twinkle, ensuring that the little tyke is kept entertained by the faux-night sky. The whole project may seem daunting, but d’Arcy, an engineering student, found it more tedious than anything else.
d’Arcy is not the only dad who dreamed up a creative project for his child-to-be. Jonathan Guberman created an awesome set of alphabet blocks for his son with elements from nerdy pop-culture that will help daddy share his interests with his child.