My Inspiration Beaded Pen Instructions Designed by Cynthia Kimura
When you're looking for a great gift to give your favorite teacher at the end of the year, consider this beaded pen. They are sure to cherish it for years to come and remember you whenever they're drafting a handwritten note.
Step One: Use Gem-Tac permanent adhesive to glue the Swarovski XILION rose flatback in meridian blue into the create antique silver crystal glue-in message charm. Glue the Swarovski XILION rose flatback in metallic blue into the Imagine antique silver crystal glue-in message charm using Gem-Tac. Let dry.
Step Two: Attach a sterling silver favorite teacher heart and apple charm to a TierraCast antique silver beaded bail with a sterling silver open jump ring. For help with jump rings visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center. Set aside.
Step Three: Create a chain of four jump rings to attach the imagine charm to the other bail. Use a jump ring to attach the create charm to the top jump ring in the chain. Set aside.
Step Four: Screw the end of the mandrel with the shorter threads into the writing part of the pen. String on the mandrel in this order: bail from step two, a blue slicers Fire Designs hand blown furnace glass bead, 8x12mm light sapphire crystal roundel, 3 blue slicers, 10mm TierraCast antique silver granulated bead, 9mm antique silver joy bead cap, 8x14mm blue ocean silver-lined lampwork roundelle, bead cap, granulated bead, two slicers and the bail from step three. Screw the pen top onto the mandrel. For help creating a bead pen visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center.