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Different types of tools and raw materials used for making Yakshagaana Jewellery are as below:
Weightless wood is the base used in ornament making. The shape to be made is cut as per the required design.
Lac is used to coating over the light wood base. This helps to emboss the motif designs of the ornaments.
Kundan, gold shaded beads, mirrors and precious stones are used to embellish all ornaments of Yakshagaana.
Gold and Silver foil:
Artificial gold and silver foil is used to coat on the surface of ornaments.
Red and black colour wool balls are used to decorate the corners of headgears and chest guards.
Different colours of artificial pearls are used to make necklaces, long chains, earring chains and bracelets.
Colourful glittering ribbons like red, and white, (a half-inch) are used to embellish headgear.
Few headgears are embellished with peacock feathers on the crown.