1 bag of different colored seed beads (tiny beads)
Nylon bobbin thread
Size 10 or 12 beading needle
The needles can be sharp. Depending on the age of the child, parents may need to assist with this project.
Pour some of the beads onto a plate. Then poke them with the needle to thread them through. Also, working on a table with the bracelet lying flat will help keep everything in place.
The colored beads have many meanings in the Native American culture. Some of these meanings are listed below:
Yellow (truth, growth, love)
Red (birth, clarity, new beginnings)
Black (lessons, adult, sunset)
White (purity, renewal, winter)
Blue (sky, water, spirit)
Green (earth, healing, health)