Your question: What can I make with wooden beads?

What wood is best for making beads?

Different Types of Wood Used to Make Wooden Beads

  • Ebony. Ebony refers to the different varieties of dark, black or dense hardwoods. …
  • Graywood. Graywood is yet another type of wood used to make wooden beads. …
  • Rosewood. Rosewood is yet another type of wood used for making beads. …
  • Palmwood. …
  • Bayong.

What beads symbolize?

Beads, whether sewn on apparel or worn on strings, have symbolic meanings that are far removed from the simplistic empiricism of the Western anthropologist. They, or pendants, may for instance be protective, warding off evil spirits or spells, or they can be good luck charms.

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