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Gather your supplies

Gather your supplies

Trace a circle around the bottom of the bead

Trace a circle around the bottom of the bead

Cut out the circle

Cut out the circle

Place the bead flat side up

Place the bead flat side up

Coat the bottom with a layer of modge podge

Coat the bottom with a layer of modge podge

Place your leaf UPSIDE DOWN on the bead and add another layer of modge podge

Place your leaf UPSIDE DOWN on the bead and add another layer of modge podge

Put the paper on the modge podge

Put the paper on the modge podge

Now coat the bottom and the edges in more modge podge

Now coat the bottom and the edges in more modge podge

And let them dry over night

And let them dry over night

If you look at the front before they are dry, the modge podge will look white and runny. But I promise they will fix themselves over night!

These aren't quite dry but this is how they should look

These aren't quite dry but this is how they should look

This is from two years ago. They last forever!

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  • Large glass mancala beads
  • White copy paper
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Modge Podge
  • Small sponge brush
  • Leaves and flower petals