Posts Tagged ‘perler beads’

As Seen On TV: Community Sprites

The 8-bit episode of Community is one of my favorites and obviously gamesofyou loved it, too! She recreated the gang’s avatars in fuse beads. Awww! They’re adorable! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=408751.0 You can see tons more great crafts by viewing the “TV Show” tag.

Craftster Quickies: Fuse Bead Coasters

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill shows you how to make fuse bead coasters. Fuse beads are also commonly known as Perler beads or Hama beads. You can use them to make eye-catching pixelated designs and 8-bit works of art.

Gamer Wednesday: Chrono Trigger Sprites

It’s hard to know what to do with fuse bead projects but this project from redherring is a great idea! He created elements of a particular scene from the game Chrono Trigger that he liked and then glued them to a canvas to create a one of a kind piece of art! You can see [...]

Gamer Wednesday: Mega Man, Mega Project

This week for Gamer Wednesday, we are featuring this huge fused bead Mega Man project, posted by redherring. Approximately  60 hours of work and over went 60,000 beads went into the creation of this project. It’s simply amazing; definitely a “mega project”! To view this project on Craftster (including individual pics of each “screen”!), click [...]

Craftster and Standard Recording Rocked SXSW

Craftster and Standard Recording threw a party at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas this past weekend, and had a blast! Jungrrl and Batgirl went down to work the party, along with our wonderful moderator and local Austinite, Superstitch. We enjoyed the Texas hospitality, the craziness of SXSW, and the warm weather very much. We [...]