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Yarn works : how to spin, dye, and knit your own yarn / W.J. Johnson.

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville Q 746.12 Joh (Text) 32604000203107 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Oversized Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg 746.12 JOHNSON (Text) 32826012050092 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 746.12 JOHNSON (Text) 33946002870256 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781589237889 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1589237889 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Creative Publishing International, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 160-161) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Fiber workshop. A brief history of fiber ; Selecting the best fiber for a project ; Meet the fibers ; Fiber preparation tools ; The fiber preparation workshops ; Creative fiber blending workshop -- Spin workshop. A brief history of spinning ; Spinning tools ; Spin concept ; Beginning to spin ; Spin methods ; Draw methods ; Twist ; Spin numbers workshop : a path to spin consistency ; Plying workshop ; The finishing act : wrapping up the spin ; Spinning just for the zen of it -- Dye workshop. A brief history of dyeing ; About dyes today ; Determining a fiber's dyeability ; Meet the dyes ; supplies and tools for dyeing ; Practice safe dyeing in your kitchen ; Other safe dyeing recommendations ; How to prepare fibers and dyes ; The dye workshops ; Natural dye workshop ; Acid dye workshop : protein fibers ; Fiber-reactive dye workshop : cellulose/bast fibers ; Reflections on dye workshops ; Creative dyeing workshop ; Going beyond the dye workshop -- Knit workshop. A brief history of knitting with hand-spun yards ; Patterns.
Subject: Hand spinning.
Dyes and dyeing > Textile fibers.
Yarn.
Knitting.

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