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    Mathmos ‘Magma Heads’ Exhibition

    Started by lampfancy in Collecting 18 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Thought this might be of interest - a collaboration between Mathmos and artist Jenna Sutela for a ‘Magma Head' installation at London’s ‘Serpentine’ gallery,Also a competition running for a chance to win one of the ‘heads’, apparently worth £840

https://www.facebook.com/Mathmos/videos/1210262489742757Interesting as an art gallery installation, not…Continue

    New product announcement

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone on Tuesday. 0 Replies

    You Talk,We Listen..We now have 2 sizes of lava wax kits:Pint-sized for most lampshttps://lavalabcreations.com/products/lava-lamp-restore-kitAnd Grande-sized kitshttps://lavalabcreations.com/products/grande-sized-lava-lamp-restore-kitContinue

    Fixing a Vintage Lamp's Electrical Base

    Started by Mickey-D in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Claude J on Tuesday. 3 Replies

    I have a Haggerty lamp whose base no longer works. I'd hate to throw it out and try to replace it since bases are coming as hard to find as the lamps themselves. Is there any way to do a simple troubleshooting + repair on it that won't electrocute me to death lol.Continue

    Happy Fourth Of July 2022

    Started by The Lamp Caretaker in Collecting on Sunday. 0 Replies

    Happy Fourth Of July 2022Continue

    Tags: 2022, July, Of, Fourth, Happy

    Whoo Hoo!

    Started by Claude J in General Goo. Last reply by Claude J on Sunday. 9 Replies

    Look at what was in our driveway when we came homeNo more supply chain issues,No more last-minute substitutions.We overbought 55gal of the special chem we need to make Goo.We now have Chems and wax now in stock to make 160 gallons of special wax (its also black-light sensitive)Also bought a new scale so larger batches will be consistent…Continue

    Fantasia Poverty Sucks

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Claude J Jun 29. 2 Replies

    Hello Everyone!I decided to go with a different theme on the office display shelvesI thought I'd offer this to OG members before hitting ebay with it.$130 shipped to lower 48 for members onlyEmail LavaLabCreations@gmail.comAny fantasia fans out there?" width="18" />" width="18" />2Steve Hill and 1 otherContinue

    Crestworth Nordic Lamps U.S. Seller

    Started by Lamp Addict in Collecting. Last reply by Jonas Clark-Elliott Jun 29. 6 Replies

    Hi!  I may be looking to sell these Crestworth Nordic lamps.  They are quite rare lamps especially to be in the States.  If there's anyone interested please let me know.  Thanks!…Continue

    Mathmos Chrom Star Wars Fighter - wtf???

    Started by Peter Panussi in Collecting. Last reply by Jonas Clark-Elliott Jun 29. 5 Replies

    I just stumbled across a classified ad praising a "Mathmos Lavalamp Chrome Star Wars Fighter"  for 200 Euros.Custom made or super special Mathmos item??? Never seen something like this before...…Continue

    Grande Base needed

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone Jun 28. 0 Replies

    Need a grande base for the test stationAny conditionUSA locatedemail me: lavalabcreations@gmail.comContinue

    It's hip to be square - DIY Square block lava lamp build

    Started by Mattgyver92 in General Goo. Last reply by Mattgyver92 Jun 28. 8 Replies

    Well that worked.Recipe is close to a 65% distilled water 30% propylene glycol 5% glycerin mix. Wax is paraffin, liquid paraffin, TCE.Glass 'craft' block has a rectangular opening at the top which required a custom acrylic/rubber plug seal. Stand is temporary until I can design molds for a cast concrete form that I like. Currently it's made of scrap ply and some aluminum foil for a reflector. 40W bulb.Metal coil is three extension springs overstretched and attached end to end with some…Continue

    Blog Posts

    This is a gooey birthday shoutout for my hot lava friend (LarryLover)

    Posted by GooGhoul_ on June 9, 2022 at 7:30am 14 Comments

    CALLING ALL OOZERS AND GOOERS, do your little ol thing and wish this beautiful lava soul a happy bday…



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    What an awesome site! Glad I found it

    OozingGoo Reflection - A Decade Later

    Posted by Alex on April 12, 2022 at 8:53pm 3 Comments

    Ten years.

    It’s been ten years to the day (4/12) since I joined OozingGoo to participate in the motion lamp collecting community. I was in middle school and now…


    New (old) Aristocrat

    Posted by Jsmooth on March 21, 2022 at 4:07pm 2 Comments

    Hey you wonderful goo-loving sweeties! I just scored my first aristocrat off of ebay and am wondering if you could help me figure out a couple of things about it.

    1. Is the base rare? It seems to have a more stretched out…



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