A bead is a small, decorative object that is formed in a variety of shapes and sizes of a material such as stone, bone, shell, glass, plastic, wood or pearl and that a small hole is drilled for threading or stringing.
Beads range in size from under 1 mm to over 1 cm in diameter. Beadwork is the art or craft of making things with beads.
Beads can be woven together with specialized thread, strung onto thread or soft, flexible wire, or adhered to a surface
Things to do with Beads:
Easy Bead Butterflies.
Start a Beading project with your kids today.