Chadis Crafts' Fun Pages Presents:
EILEEN'S FAVORITE CAMP
Featuring Color Changing Beads (Magic Beads) and Glow in the Dark Beads
Day and Night
Pony Bead Bracelets and Key Chains.
Color Changing beads are magic in the
Glow in the Dark Beads are Spooky in the NIGHT.
Pony Beads are great for many
projects because of there large holes.
The projects on this page could just as
easily to be made using other style beads but for younger children the larger
the bead the better.
I used this project with 3 - 5 year olds. But any age
would like them.
With this young age, I had to give them each a bowl and gave
them a only a few beads at a time.
This helps keep down the number of
To make this project a little different I used Glow in the Dark 9m
pony beads, Color changing Pony Beads,
Pony bead animal and Transportation
DAY = Color changing beads look white when not in the sun.
When in the
sun they come in pink, blue, purple, yellow and orange.
I sort outside in the sun.
NIGHT = Glow in the Dark Beads allows the
bracelet and keychain easy to see in the dark.
Children just love the magic
of both beads. (Even teens!)
20 Glow in the Dark Beads. (G)
I used a whitish glow in the dark
Art2art has great glow in the dark in multicolors.
Art2Art has the Magic Beads too!
The key chain is a great gift for Mother's Day
The Glow in the Dark makes your keys easier to find in a large pocket
For More of Eileen's Pony Bead Projects check out:
King and Queen Crowns
Eileen's Beadie Patterns
Jewish and Bible Bead Projects.
Day and Night Pony Bead
Changing Color Beads are not in the sun so they look white in
10" cloth covered elastic. (I got mine at the Boston Children's Museum's
Regular size (9m?) Pony Beads:
10 Color Changing Beads. (CC)
6 Glow in the Dark Beads. (G)3 Charm Pony Beads
in animals, transportation and more.
(I got mine at Michael's Craft Store in a value pack
25 to a package.)Plastic bowls.
Cut elastic 10".
Knot elastic about 1/2" from end to hold on beads while
children are working.
Give each child a bowl to hold their beads.
only a few beads at a time.
Sting beads in this order:
(4CC) (1G)(1CH)(1G)(2CC)(1G)(1CH)(2CC)(1G) (4CC)
Tie knot close to the last bead.
Tie the two ends together one or two
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|Day and Night Pony Bead Bracelet/Key Chain Adult
a great gift for Mom.
The beads make it look like a bracelet and it is really
great to use on days when you have no pockets to put your keys in.
12" cloth covered elastic.10 Color Changing Beads. (CC)
Beads in most stores and catalogs.
1 Charm Pony Beads. (CH)
1 Key Ring
Knot the end of the elastic 2 times onto key ring.
String the beads in this order:
(5G) (5CC) (5G) (CH)(5G) (5CC) (5G)
Tie knot close to last bead.
ends together one or two times onto ring.
For very young children that can not easily follow instructions:
give them color changing beads and glow in the dark and let them string in any
Multi color beads with Glow or Color changing is also cute.
Israeli Independence Day
How about a color changing and glow in the dark
bracelet and or key chain ?
Only BLUE Color Changing and Glow in the Dark 9m
My son (when 11) designed this one for Israeli Independence
It will look blue and white in the sun.
But Glow in the dark and white in
12"cloth covered elastic.
16 Glow in the Dark Beads. (G)
Color Changing BLUE Beads.(CC)1 Key Ring if you want to make a Key
Chain.1 0r 2 bowls.
If you are doing this
project inside and can't tell the difference between the two colors.
Knot the end of the elastic 2 times onto key ring or knot the elastic twice
about 1/2 inch for end for bracelet.
String the beads (G) (CC) (G) (CC) repeat until all beads are used.
Double knot the elastic close to last bead.
If key chain tie ends together
If bracelet, tie both ends together two or more
Glow in the Dark Shalom Bracelet
Bought shalom beads at 1-800-dreidel.com
Color Changing (Magic Beads)
Bought the butterfly and also basketball beads at