In bead knitting, the entire piece is constructed with beads as opposed to beaded knitting where beads embellish the surface of the knitted item. You’ll be able to make a beautiful beaded bag, even if you’ve never knitted before. After a brief history and discussion on materials and supplies, Alice will teach you basic knitting techniques and then bead knitting stitches. After you practice stringing beads and knitting, you will learn how to read a chart (enclosed) and string your beads following the chart. Then the fun begins as you knit the purse project. You’ll learn many wonderful tips from a master bead knitter that will make the process easy and successful. Tips on lining, fringe techniques and finishing your bag are also included.