how do you keep track of where you are on a peyote pattern easily??

C4NDYB0N3Z 9/27/2022 08:40 pm 307

asking this bc i was trying to make a flat charm and had trouble keeping track of where i was on the pattern and because of this i ended up putting beads some beads like one bead away from where they should be so gjnfhjnhg some tips would be nice

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Sep 28, 2022 7:29 pm

i copy it into the pattern maker and change the color of the beads i've added

Sep 28, 2022 5:45 pm

i number the rows with different colors before starting kao yes

Sep 28, 2022 3:14 pm

i havent made any charms so i cant rlly help with thatw37 but this might work for charms as well- for me i'd just look at how much string i'd have left or (if your using a photo/pattern for reference) compare it to the photo/pattern! i hope this helpskao tongue

Sep 28, 2022 12:36 pm

i screenshot it and use the markup tool and just put a little star or smth next to the layers ive completed

Sep 28, 2022 10:39 am

I just screenshot the pattern and put it into any drawing app (ibis paint x) and then every bead I use from the pattern I put a dot on the pattern. Helps me a lot when making big things-

Sep 28, 2022 9:04 am

i screenshot the pattern then highlight each bead I’ve done in markup as I go through it

Sep 28, 2022 7:03 am

Numbered patterns + keeping my mouse on the beads I'm on so I don't loose my place

Sep 28, 2022 6:31 am

I move my mouse on what bead im on, or if im using a phone i draw on the image using ibis paint

Sep 28, 2022 6:22 am

i just use a pen to write down what row im on

Sep 28, 2022 4:31 am

i print out the picture and when i put a bead on i cross out that bead on the pattern awesome1