Karie Westermann will walk you through all the techniques you need in order to incorporate beads into any knitting project. You will learn how to choose the right beads for your project, which technique to use when, and how to care for your beaded projects. This class includes a beaded cuff project as well as pointers on how to use beads in colourwork and lace projects. Level: Confident knitters.
Materials to bring: 2.75mm knitting needles (straight or circular); 0.75mm crochet hook; 4-ply/fingering yarn – approx 25g; 15g of Size 6 seed beads (sometimes called size 6/0, these are available from good bead shops, some yarn shops and online); 1 long thin needle (thin enough to go through beads); sewing thread; scissors; pen & paper.