Knitting with beads


Saturday, August 18
09:30 to 16:30


125,00 $ Can
5,00 $ Can
130,00 $ Can (without taxes)

No place available

All workshop registrations are non-refundable, unless the class is cancelled by the Festival.

A weekend (3-day) pass to the festival is offered to participants taking a workshop. (limit one pass per person)


This class covers the use of beads and other items with holes as decorative elements in knitting. We will explore different ways of using beads that are pre-threaded onto the yarn as well as ways of applying beads and sequins while knitting. I will bring a variety of finished samples to demonstrate the techniques.

What to bring

fingering weight yarn-appropriate needles (circular or straight)

Material provided:

felt to hold beads, dental floss threader to thread beads, size 6/0 beads, large hole sequins, metal scales


Natalie Servant
Saturday, August 18 09:30 to 16:30

Knit, purl

Natalie Servant NatalieServantDesigns

Natalie Servant NatalieServantDesigns

Natalie Servant is an independent knitwear designer and teacher with patterns published in print with Knitscene and Cooperative Press as well as online at Brooklyn Tweed, Twist Collective, Knitty, and Quince & Co. Her self-published book was inspired by Canadian Art Deco architecture. She draws inspiration from architecture, art, and nature. You can see all of her designs online at:


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