Continue to add swipes equidistant around the bead surface
until the surface is covered.
Lightly heat the stringer to ensure it adheres
to the glass. The more you heat the glass the flatter the
stringer will be on the bead until it is flush with the
surface. Some people like their designs to sit above the bead.
To achieve this heat, until the stringer has adhered to the
With a graphite paddle or the flat end of your tweezers,
gently push any stringer ends into the ends of your bead to
tidy up the edges.
As with your spacer bead, take the bead out of the heat
once satisfied with the end result. Count to 5 and place the
bead into your pot of vermiculite.