Written by Deb Menz
Published by Interweave Press, 1998
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 expert dyers. A gallery of finished pieces, as well as appendixes on dye workshops and metric conversions, are included.