11 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

What is Love? Stop by Paperbeads on Facebook and share!

What is Love?  Stop by Paperbeads on Facebook and share!

What Is LOVE to you? Join our Valentine’s Day contest at our facebook page and tell us what Love is to you! Here’s how to PLAY: 1. Answer the question by commenting on the Post by Paper Beads on Facebook. 2. Anyone can LIKE your comment. 3. The Commenter whose Comment has the most LIKES wins! […]

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29 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Olive Shaped Beads

Olive Shaped Beads

I always try to come up with new ways on how to make paper bead making easy to those just starting to discover this very engaging if not addicting hobby:). Below is an image on how I line my page: Half inch size makes perfect olive shape beads, here is a video tutorial! I hope […]

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26 October 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Paper To Paper Bead Idea #4 – Poster Board

Paper To Paper Bead Idea #4 – Poster Board

Poster boards usually come in 22 x 28 size and they are great for making paper beads.  The fiber of the paper is strong and they make thick beads.  That being said, my Paper To Paper Bead Idea # 4 is white poster board.  I marked and cut the paper on it’s short end, with […]

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03 October 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Tutorial On Bamboo Roller

Tutorial On Bamboo Roller

The craft of making paper beads has been around for a long time, dating way back in the Victorian era when ladies would sit in the drawing room making paper beads out of discarded wall paper.  I love the fact that anyone can do it with materials that you already have at home.  I’m sure […]

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09 November 2009 ~ 13 Comments

How to Measure and Cut Paper Beads

How to Measure and Cut Paper Beads

I was asked by one reader if there is a template for measuring and cutting paper for paper bead making.  I guess there is, but that would limit the size in terms of length of your strip of paper.  The longer paper strip will make a more round and thicker bead.  Here is a tutorial […]

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02 October 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Bamboo Paper Bead Roller

Bamboo Paper Bead Roller

Got old magazines and left over scrap booking paper? The paper bead roller kit is here and fun to use. It would take a little bit of practice and patience to master the “art of rolling paper” into paper beads but a few tries should do it. You will find a step by step photo […]

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24 March 2009 ~ 1 Comment

How to use a paper bead roller

Updated: 11/05/09 We now have an updated tutorial: How to use a “METAL” Bamboo Paper Bead Roller.  And it is available for purchase at Aubrey’s Beads:  Metal/Bamboo Paper Bead Roller Kit.   Watch our video on how to make paper beads, using the bamboo paper bead roller.

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