Knitting with Beads
About Knitting with Beads with Kira Dulaney
Beads can add incredible texture to your knitting, and there are many different methods to explore. Kira will show you how to do a simple beaded cast-on, then four different ways of placing the beads on your knitting (and making sure they show on the correct side). Come explore this fascinating technique and get inspired to add beads to all kinds of projects!
This Fiber Arts Seminar is offered as part of the 2021 Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival and is limited to 20 students.
Class Materials Needed
Knitting needles in size 4-6 and materials kit purchased from instructor. Kit includes yarn, beads in two sizes, beading needle, steel crochet hook, class handout, and shipping. Materials kit will be an additional $18, and can be purchased directly from instructor. Ordering instructions for the materials kit will be available in Lessonface once you have enrolled. To allow enough time for the kit to arrive prior to the start of class, registration for this class will close on April 3.
Student should be comfortable casting on, working in the round, knitting, and purling
Single session on Thursday, April 29, at 2 pm ET | 11 am PT | 18:00 UTC.
Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recordings of the class.
Kira Dulaney has been teaching fiber arts classes and hosting crafty events since 2002. She grew up exploring various crafts and sharing skills with friends and worked in both a fabric shop and a yarn shop which inspired her to try new techniques and experiment with all kinds of projects. Kira K Designs patterns have a streamlined and eminently wearable aesthetic, and with over one hundred knitting and crochet designs in a range of skill levels and kits featuring indie dyed yarn, you’re sure to find a garment or accessory that you’ll love to create. Kira loves collaborating with other crafty small business owners, teaching new skills to students, and bringing groups to visit her fav...
How It Works
Register and enroll above. Enrollment is not complete until payment is made on the next page, by credit card or Paypal via our secure platform. Enrolled students will receive an immediate email confirmation of enrollment, and on the day before the seminar, a reminder with Zoom link to join the class via email. Students will also be able to join the Zoom sessions from their Lessonface dashboard. Students can connect to Zoom using a tablet or computer with reliable internet. To actively participate online students also need a webcam with microphone. The class is covered by the Lessonface Guarantee.
About Lessonface, PBC
Since 2013, Lessonface has connected more than 10,000 students with over 2,000 great teachers for live music & language, and arts lessons online, delivering on our mission to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably. We are thrilled to be delivering the Fiber Arts Seminars for the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival.