Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece
Author: Gail Callahan
Cover: hard with inner wire spine
*LIVING FELT -- We highly recommend this book for fun and explorations in hand dyeing
This is a wonderful studio companion! The book covers all the basics for absolute beginners, is very reader friendly and we love the inner spiral spine that holds the book open.
Full of techniques to explore and try out.
Some of the topics covered:
TYPES OF DYES
ELEMENTS THAT AFFECT DYE COLORS
FINDING YOUR COLOR COMFORT ZONE
SIMPLE HAND PAINT METHODS
DIPPING FOR SHADES
DIP-AND-DYE: MULTIPLE COLORS
HANDPAINTING WOOL ROVING
AN INJECTION OF COLOR
BASIC IMMERSION DYEING