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Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Rose Petal Beads
Cook the petals in water until they're soft and translucent--blend--then cook again in a skillet until it looks like clay--spread out on foil and dry until you can form--make beads and leave them on a nail because they shrink, but keep turning them so they don't get stuck on the nails. I rubbed them with a little rose oil when they were completely dry.
They dry very hard and they do shrink a lot! They remind me a little too much of mouse or bat turds!