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Spinning and Dyeing Yarn

The Home Spinner's Guide to Creating Traditional and Art Yarns
Martineau, Ashley (Book - 2013 )
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Ironically, as we move toward a more technologically advanced world, the simple domestic crafts of old are making a comeback. People of all ages are discovering a deep love for weaving, knitting, crocheting and other fiber arts. Along with that has come the desire to create their own one of a kind, artisan yarns. When it comes to yarn, fiber lovers know that spinning and dying go hand in hand. Yet many books on the yarn craft cover only one topic or the other. In Spinning and Dyeing Yarn, fiber artist Ashley Martineau covers both subjects with rich, illustrative detail and step-by-step tutorials. Simply put, this book a must have for fiber enthusiasts of all levels.
Authors: Martineau, Ashley
Title: Spinning and dyeing yarn
the home spinner's guide to creating traditional and art yarns
Publisher: Hauppauge, NY :, Barron's,, 2014.
Characteristics: 208 pages :,color illustrations ;,29 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Contents: Types of fiber
Washing fiber
Preparing fiber
Dyeing fiber
Drop spindles
Kick spindles
Spinning wheels
Setting the twist
Developing a brand.
Summary: Ironically, as we move toward a more technologically advanced world, the simple domestic crafts of old are making a comeback. People of all ages are discovering a deep love for weaving, knitting, crocheting and other fiber arts. Along with that has come the desire to create their own one of a kind, artisan yarns. When it comes to yarn, fiber lovers know that spinning and dying go hand in hand. Yet many books on the yarn craft cover only one topic or the other. In Spinning and Dyeing Yarn, fiber artist Ashley Martineau covers both subjects with rich, illustrative detail and step-by-step tutorials. Simply put, this book a must have for fiber enthusiasts of all levels.
Local Note: 15 53 97 118 173 175 210 231 263
ISBN: 0764166077
9780764166075
Statement of Responsibility: Ashley Martineau
Copyright Date: ♭2013.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Headings: Dyes and dyeing Textile fibers. Hand spinning. Spun yarns. Yarn.
Topical Term: Dyes and dyeing
Hand spinning.
Spun yarns.
Yarn.
LCCN: 2013935753
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