This would be a great way to get ideas flowing for colors and textures to bring back to the loom! In These Hills: Weaving the Landscape. This activity teaches observation and the beauty of nature through art.
How to add beads to your knitting: with the help of a crochet hook. The hook is used to hold the bead and then slip it over the stitch. This allows you to place beads on individual stitches without having to pre-string the yarn with beads.