Beadwork

“Pop” Goes the Needle

TECHNIQUES

Tubular peyote stitch
Flat circular peyote stitch

PROJECT LEVEL

MATERIALS

1 g nickel finish size 15° cylinder beads (A)
4 g rainbow royal blue opaque size 11° cylinder beads (B)
1 g transparent lemonade rainbow size 11° cylinder beads (C)
0.5 g yellow rainbow opaque size 11° cylinder beads (D)
0.5 g black opaque size 11° cylinder beads (E)
0.5 g brick red opaque size 11° cylinder beads (F)
1 g matte mandarin orange size 11° cylinder beads (G)
0.5 g dark red rainbow opaque size 11° cylinder beads (H)
0.5 g dark red opaque size 11° cylinder beads (J)
1 chrome 17×4mm mini bottle cap
1 Collins brand 2. " wooden needle case
Dark blue size A Silamide waxed nylon beading thread
Thread conditioner
2-part epoxy
Acrylic craft paint to match bead color B
Sanding paper, coarse- and fine-grit

TOOLS

Paint brush
Scissors
Size 12 beading needle

FINISHED SIZE

× 2¼"

Remove the needle-case cap; set aside. Use coarse sandpaper to sand the entire body and neck of the needle case into a more sloped bottle shape; don’t sand the area where the The needle case should allow a ring of 36 cylinder beads to fit snugly; if the needle case’s diameter is too large, continue to sand it down until you have reached the right diameter. Sand the entire needle-case body with fine sandpaper and wipe clean. Paint the entire needle-case exterior and allow to dry for at least 24 hours.

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