Maps decoupaged on wooden beads. These would be sweet if you used a map of special place and then used the bead as a toggle on your purse or part of your key chain. Could also decopauge the maps to marbles, to put in a Vance or bowl, or put on ornaments.
How to Make Paper Beads. Making paper beads is a great way to recycle junk mail, newspapers, or magazines. Paper beads are additionally inexpensive, attractive, and can be used in a multitude of projects. To either make beads from.
DIY Book Pages Made into Beads. Lots of tutorials about winding paper beads and sealing them all over. I posted a really good tutorial on getting specific paper bead shapes and sealing them with varnish here. Photograph above from Helen Lonsdale.
Paper bead shapes – can be used for miniature furniture legs (instead of woodturning to add shapes). Perhaps roll the paper onto a toothpick or wood skewer (and leave it in place) for additional strength