- It is easy to shape
- Easy to drill
- Easy to polish
- Easy to cure with preservatives
- Paint it
- Apply dye and coat it too.
Invention of wood beads since early period
Wood beads erupted since invention of computing as it was used in abacus machine for doing calculations and they were still used by Hindu in praying as this was taken over by the Christian and Muslim too. Therefore in this case wood beads are as old as the human being came to establish the wood. Whenever making wood beads it requires one to be patience , slow but sure and keen on whatever he is doing. We have got different types of tress like cypress and cedar which are used in making the wood beads.
Rosewood is still used whereby it produces a wonderful wood beads as it has dark grains which occurs mostly after polishing or sanding and therefore they are believed in improving the psychological health condition of the user. In most cases the wood beads are found in black and dark brown in color and the other one but rare it is in gray wood. Although we have lightweight wood beads which are known to be smoky. On the other hand we have got plants which can produce jewelry which can last for long life.
Advantages of wooden beads over the other types of jewelry.
A wood bead has got many advantages as compared to other beads, for example they are very light in weight. They are not expensive and they do not need a lot of investment like when you are investing in precious stones. They are mostly used by men. They are durable since they have got coat on them which will not allow beads to deteriorate for a long time. In the mean time there is an increase demand of beads by man and that is why there is high production of this wood beads.