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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17 September 2010 ~ 7 Comments

My Paper Beads – by Cathy

My Paper Beads – by Cathy

We are always looking for tips, ideas on how to make cutting the triangle strips easier and most importantly uniform in shape.  Cathy,  would like to share with us how she cut her triangle paper with a rotary cutter – primary use is to cut fabric for quilting.  Here is a step by step in […]

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19 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

New Bamboo Rollers

New Bamboo Rollers

We are continuously trying to improve the bamboo rollers, to make them more user friendly.  Now, it comes with a full bottle of Diamond Glaze instead of the sampler ones, so you can make a lot of paper beads.  It has a new locking mechanism that will keep the paper tightly in place. Instructions are […]

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29 October 2009 ~ 5 Comments

How To Make Paper Beads w/ a metal roller

How To Make Paper Beads w/ a metal roller

There are several ways you can make paper beads, rolling paper with a metal roller (available for purchase from Aubrey’s Beads, just $12, sold as kit)  is just one of them.  I like using them because the holes is not as large compared to paper beads made on a dowel or a skewer.  I had […]

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