Bling It On - Adding Beads to Crochet (or Knitting)
Add beads and sparkle to your next crochet or knit project. Learn various ways to add a little bling by incorporating beads into your stitches including pre-stringing and adding as you go. Learn why and when to use each technique and try different tools to ease the process. Make a single crochet bracelet as you experiment with placing beads in different ways to add pizzazz to any project.
Required Skills: Knowledge of basic crochet stitches including chain and single crochet. The class project is crochet but the same techniques can be used in knitting.
Instructor: Laurinda Reddig
Supplies Student Should Bring to Class: Smooth fingering weight yarn, E or F size hook, size 10 or 11 steel crochet hook for beading, and scissors.
Supplies Provided by Instructor: Detailed handouts; bracelet kit including beads, needles, and carry-along fibers.
Day/Time: Saturday, Oct. 20, 9:30 - 12:30
Sale Price: $63 (includes $8 materials fee) - for registration received no later than August 31.
Regular Price: $73 (includes $8 materials fee) - for registration received Sept 1 or later.