Color in Spinning

Front Cover
Interweave Press, 1998 - Crafts & Hobbies - 240 pages
6 Reviews
Written expressly for the hand spinner seeking new adventures in color, this manual presents in-depth discussions and step-by-step photographed demonstrations of immersion dyeing, painting rovings, blending colors and fibers, and spinning and plying multicolored preparations. A chapter on understanding color principles offers novice spinners the skills needed to easily work with color while providing advanced spinning techniques for the expert dyer. A gallery of finished pieces as well as appendixes on dye workshops and metric conversions are included.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: Color in Spinning

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

For anyone wanting to learn about dyeing, not only does it cover the basics of dyeing and carding/combing well, but it also provides lessons in color (beyond the basic color wheel) where you directly ... Read full review

Review: Color in Spinning

User Review  - Sasha - Goodreads

This isn't written to be a fun book, but it's incredibly thorough. Read full review

About the author (1998)

Deb Menz is an accomplished artisan and teacher and the author of "Color in Spinning," She lives in Middleton, Wisconsin.

Bibliographic information