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Faux Beaded Letter with Mod Podge

Use Mod Podge to attach tiny seed beads to a decorative letter.

At a Glance:

#6150 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Make It with Mod Podge Logo

FolkArt ® Metallics - Inca Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Outdoor, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Paper mache letter, Paintbrush, Small gold seed beads


  1. Paint the letter with two coats of Inca Gold. Allow for dry time.
  2. Apply a thick coat of Mod Podge Outdoor to the top of the letter.
  3. Spoon the beads over the letter. Press the beads into the Mod Podge Outdoor. Allow to dry. Top-coat the beads and letters with more Mod Podge Outdoor. Allow to dry for 4 hours.

PROJECT TIP: This is a great project for using up your bead soup (bead soup is a mix jar of beads)!  Beads that a small in size work best but larger ones are great accent pieces.

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