24 guage wire
Needlenose pliers/Wire cutters
Acrylic paint - Delta Ceramcoat Straw and Americana Raw Sienna
Plastic lid (used for a paint tray)
Approx. time to complete this project: 20 minutes
Step#1 - Measure a 5" piece of the bamboo skewer and cut using miter box and razor saw.
Step#2 - Make a pencil mark at 1" intervals.
Step#3 - Take a piece of the 24 guage wire and wrap around the bamboo at one of the pencil-marked spots.
Step#4 - Use Needlenose pliers/Wire cutters to twist the ends of the wire tightly.
Step#5 - Continue twisting until the wire breaks.
Step#6 - Repeat Step#5 until all the pencil-marks are covered with the wire rings.
Step#7 - Add some of the Straw colored paint to the plastic tray and paint the bamboo and the metal rings.
Step#8 - Using a small brush and with a steady hand, paint the metal rings with Raw Sienna. It may need 2 coats. All finished!