Restocking my rose beads! Out of all my beads, the roses are the most versatile and they are quickly used in a variety of products like chaplets, rosaries, necklaces, bracelets and earrings. There is no better bead for rosaries since the rosary is a bouquet of roses for Mary!
Here is my new rose bead cane in progress:
Mountain of red. First, many shades of red were mixed and rolled.
I sliced the rose in half to make two bead varieties- midnight roses and shabby chic roses. In the next two posts, I have show them- or you can click on the links. I made some green leaves to add to the roses at this point.