Wooden beads

Materials needed: wood, color, and lacquer.
Tools needed: saw, scorching iron, file, chisel, brushes, sand paper, awl, bodkin, hand drill, art knife.

Steps

  • Cut wood into size and shape desired with a suitable woodworking tool
  • Use file and sand paper to smoothen the shapes
  • Create threading hole in the wood pieces with either a drill or hot iron
  • Decorate the beads by scorching, painting or spraying with lacquer and vanish to give it a glossy effect
  • Thread the pieces of beads together