Nicole™ Crafts American Indian Pony Bead Tray

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by Nicole™ Crafts Karen Fennimore

Nicole™ Crafts American Indian Pony Bead Tray

Pony Beads are not just for jewelry and lanyards. This tray project is a perfect "next level" project for your kids looking for something more challenging.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint tray Ebony Black. When dry, brush on varnish.
  • 2
    Measure and cut cork to fit inside tray. Glue in place.
  • 3
    Measure and mark center of tray.
  • 4
    Start pattern on center mark working outwards.
  • 5
    Use generous amounts of glue to glue beads in place.
  • 6
    Use design on template or create your own.
  • 7
    Glue jute along sides of tray and around beads.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Craft-T-Cork Sheets™ Cork Roll 24inch x 12inch 104141616
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pony Beads 9mm Opaque Multi-Color 1 000 pcs. 104240822
  • Darice® Natural Jute 3 ply 28 lb. 1/2 lb. 104243963
  • DecoArt® Americana® DuraClear® Gloss Varnish 2 oz 104549494
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 12 104118907
  • iLOVEtoCREATE Aleene's® Original Tacky Glue® 104148018
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