with Jane Dunnewold
Online Class

The Art of Cloth Dyeing

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Overview

Join fiber artist Jane Dunnewold for a detailed and joyous exploration of color. You'll learn how to use fiber-reactive dyes and chemicals safely and effectively. You'll explore beginning and advanced resist methods, discover the secret to fast and easy washout, and salvage mistakes. Jane explains how dye bonds to different fabrics and how to create multicolored effects and patterns without muddying your colors. Achieve seductively rich colors that don't fade or run, whether you're creating the perfect fabric for a project or revamping thrift-store finds.

Details

  • beginner
  • 12 episodes
  • 4h2m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
12m

1. Introduction

Meet Jane Dunnewold and find out why cloth dyeing is both thrifty and rewarding.

2. Working With Dyes
26m

2. Working With Dyes

Jane teaches the principles of color mixing and chemistry of fiber-reactive dyes. You'll learn how to mix and test your dyes and which components are non-negotiable.

3. All About Fabric
20m

3. All About Fabric

Make the most out of your fabrics by learning how different natural fibers react to dyes and absorb color.

1. Introduction
12m

1. Introduction

2. Working With Dyes
26m

2. Working With Dyes

3. All About Fabric
20m

3. All About Fabric

4. Supplies
12m

4. Supplies

5. Basic Fabric Manipulations
24m

5. Basic Fabric Manipulations

6. Mixing Dyes
31m

6. Mixing Dyes

7. Color Contact
12m

7. Color Contact

8. The Washout
16m

8. The Washout

9. Advanced Fabric Manipulations
33m

9. Advanced Fabric Manipulations

10. Themes & Variations
21m

10. Themes & Variations

11. Overdyeing
24m

11. Overdyeing

12. Using Your Dyeing Skills
11m

12. Using Your Dyeing Skills