Prepared to Dye

Prepared to Dye

Dyeing Techniques for Fiber Artists

Book - 2013
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Prepared to Dye is the ultimate dyeing handbook for fiber artists. Featuring acclaimed rug hooking artist, Gene Shepherd, you?ll learn many different ways you can use commercial acid dye to produce fantastic effects in fiber of all kinds for hooking, prodding, punchneedle, appliqu?, knitting, crocheting, and more. You'll also learn to bleed, marbleize, and marry found wool to produce gorgeous colors and patterns without any added dyes. Included are instructions for preparing different kinds of fiber for dyeing, information on setting up and furnishing your dye space, and hundreds of useful tips from a master dyer. With step-by-step demonstrations of 19 different dyeing methods in many variations, this book is bound to have the perfect process to get the results you want.

Stackpole Books
Gene Shepherd's tips and techniques for dyeing yarn and wool yardage.

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, 2013
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9781881982920
Branch Call Number: 667.3 She
Characteristics: 186 p. : ill
Alternative Title: Dye


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Apr 18, 2014

This is an excellent how-to book with great sources and lots of inspiration! One of the best books on the subject that I have seen.

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