How To Paint Wood Beads

Wooden beads can be a beautiful addition to any jewelry piece, and they are easy enough to paint yourself. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a simple design on wooden beads using acrylic paint.

How To Paint Wood Beads

The best way to paint wood beads is by using a brush. You can either use a paintbrush or a toothbrush. Dip the brush into the paint and then dab it on some paper to get rid of the excess paint. Paint the bead in one direction, making sure to cover it completely. Let it dry for a few minutes and then paint another coat.

-Wooden beads -Paint in desired colors -Paintbrushes -Paper towel or cloth -Pencil -Ruler -Sandpaper (optional)

  • Once the paint is
  • Prepare the beads by sanding them down. this will help the paint to stick better
  • Paint the beads using a few coats of your desired color. let them dry in between coats

-Choose the right type of wood -Choose the right type of paint -Prepare the wood -Paint the beads

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do You Color Wooden Beads?

There are a few ways to color wooden beads. One way is to dye them with food coloring. Another way is to paint them with acrylic paint.

How Do You Paint Wood Beads With Dots?

There are a few ways to paint wood beads with dots. One way is to use a small paintbrush and dab the paint onto the bead. Another way is to use a toothpick to dot the paint onto the bead.

What Paint Do You Use For Wooden Beads?

I use a type of paint specifically meant for porous surfaces like wood. It is called acrylic paint and it comes in a variety of colors.


To paint wood beads, start by painting the beads with a base color. Once the base color is dry, add another color on top and paint in a circular motion. Once the second color is dry, add a third color and paint in a circular motion. Finally, add a sealant to protect the paint job.

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