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6 Lessons (11m)
    • 1. Intro

      0:52
    • 2. Philosophy Behind Green Crafting

      1:58
    • 3. Shaping Your Paper

      2:00
    • 4. Making The Beads

      2:07
    • 5. Assembling The Necklace

      3:03
    • 6. Wrap Up + More Ideas

      1:02

Project Description

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Using paper from a grocery bag, comic or magazine, design your own paper beads of various widths.  String them together as a necklace earrings, then share the results here!

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Supply list:

Brown grocery paper bag

Magazine or comic book paper 

Glue (Elmers or Tacky glue)

Triple Thick (gloss glaze)

Beading wire

Stopper beads

Spacer beads (or any loose beads from a broken necklace)

Sari silk (or you can use jewelry chain)

Tools:

Scissors (or a paper trimmer, or x-acto knife)

Ruler

Toothpicks (round)

Wire cutters

Round nose pliers

Sewing needle

Embroidery thread

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