Beaders 3D Swinging Carousel Fairground Ornament added download at https://www.threadabead.com/5221/1/3D-Swinging-Carousel-Fairground-Ornament-Bead-Pattern
The 3D Swinging Carousel is the ninth building in a series of 3D ornaments that make up a fun fair at the ThreadABead Fairground. This ride is a very special one as it rotates 360 degrees, just like a real swinging carousel! Suspended from the carousel rim, hanging by short pieces of chain, are 5 little swing chairs. As you turn the carousel the swings extend outwards. The 3D Swinging Carousel has been designed sit on a mantle piece as part of a fairground scene. Made using Round Peyote and Odd count Peyote the Swinging Carousel takes around 6-7 hours to bead. As usual with ThreadABead featured patterns we give full detailed photographic instructions and in this pattern there are 109 detailed steps, making this pattern even suitable for beginners to beading. Please note the pattern may not work with any other size and type of beads. There are 5 colours in total and the finished beadwork is approximately 3.75cm (w) x 3.75 (d) x 7 (h) cm. 2 x Gold Plated Head Pins, 8 x 6mm Crystal AB, 1 x 8mm Crystal AB, 1 x 6mm 24ct Gold Plated is required along with a length of thin trace chain approximately 12.25cm and a small thin piece of clear plastic such as acetate, which can be found on used food packaging etc. A no tangle thread bobbin is also useful. Additional tools used in assembly are round nosed pliers, cutters and flat nosed pliers. The bead pattern supplied is 30 pages and includes a full colour photo instructions and a coloured pattern chart where needed.