The blending board allows for the ultimate control to create ombres and gradients. Not only does it help with precise, unlimited combinations but it allows precise repetition. Learn to prepare fiber and spin these beautiful unique yarns.
Saturday, October 5, 2019
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Instructor: Gwen Powell
Materials Fee: $0
Materials Fee Includes: NA
Experience Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Students Will Learn: How to create gradients on the blending board.
Students Will Take Home: Prepared rolags for spinning gradients and spun gradients from fiber they have prepared.
Students Should Bring: Blending Board if you have one (please do not bring a Duncan blending board or anything as sharp) Blending Boards are available in class. Wheel in excellent working order that student knows how to use or spindle that student is proficient with. Scissors. Pieces of 18 inch wide by minimum 18 in (but can be much longer) scrap plain weave lightweight cotton fabric. Example: torn up bed sheet, quilt scrap or muslin. The fabric is for organizing and storing your rolags and will be explained in class. Pencil and paper for notes