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decoupage beads with maps

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.

Recycled comics used to make this c:

Recycled comic pages were used to make these .not a tutorial but probably just comic book pages, old bracelets, and mod podge would do the trick.

Rolled Paper Bead Necklace

Collecting Vintage and Contemporary Jewelry: Recycled Jewelry is a Hit at C.S Post & Co Rolled paper bead necklace

Book Page Necklace, tutorial-so cool! Turned out beautifully. :)

53 Creative Craft Ideas Using Book Pages

Paper Bead Bobby Pin  using 8" x 2" papers (magazines, etc).

finished paper bead bobby pins Paper beads are easy and inexpensive to make. You can make it an eco friendly craft by using old magaz.

Recycled map beads-bead caps -fun

Paper beads Recycled Map selection by GillianMcMurray on Etsy. Oh my gosh map beads

How to make paper beads! Finally! Something to do with all those paper scraps and old magazines! #DIY

Make Paper Beads

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.

word beads: take a paperback book, tear out the pages, cut pages in strips horizontally with an exacto knife, trim the edge of a strip you want to use so a word shows, wet the first inch of the other end of the strip with water, wet the toothpick, mod podge both sides, twirl the strip, press end tight for a moment, coat with more mod podge, stick toothpick in scrap styrofoam to dry, remove bead using needle nose pliers and, voilà! you can watercolor the page if you want colored beads, too!

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 probably 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

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

Repurpose old mens ties into a bracelet. Embellish with bling

"Paisley Green Necktie Cuff Bracelet" by Ascot Handbags - men's tie, Swarovski rhinestones, aluminum, vinyl.

Fine Paper Beads! Great necklace for inspiration.

Unwrapping the Mystery: Uses for Fine Paper

What a fabulous idea beads with fabric or paper would look beautiful.

Unfortunately Oh!: Map Pendants - I'm putting together a package for a friend in Germany, and this would be an excellent addition!  I wonder if I have time to visit a hobby store tomorrow...

Map crafts and map craft ideas for kids, preschoolers and kindergarten. Crafts using maps for adults. DIY map projects for use by teachers and home school teachers. Easy to make crafts using old maps.

Best Glaze for Paper Beads | How To Make Paper Beads - Craft Tutorial 6

How To Make Paper Beads - Craft Tutorial 6 by Beyond Bracelets. She has excellent tutorials on how to make and glaze paper beads