This is great for a classroom or for a gift for young children. They are so simple to make. I have used plastic mardi gras beads instead of beans and then you can just throw them in the washing machine when needed.
DIY Letter with mardi gras beads. Finally a good use for old beads!
DIY: Make a cool and stylish metallic Bling Pumpkin in no time using tacky glue, gold paint, and a string of gold mardi gras beads. So simple and different!!