Online Class

Spinning Dyed Fibers


Don't spin out of control! Felicia Lo, founder of SweetGeorgia Yarns, shows you how to spin yarn confidently in the colors you've always wanted.

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What You Get

  • 11 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including recipies
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Felicia Lo
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Have you ever wanted to create custom, hand-dyed yarn but were afraid of spinning your colors into mud? Felicia shares the trade secrets you'll need to confidently command your colors and create brilliantly-hued skeins. In addition to teaching you different ways to prepare your fiber and preserve your color, Felicia demonstrates useful techniques such as Andean and Navajo plying, spinning from the fold and the on-trend method of fractal spinning. Learn to use color theory to harmoniously match and blend fiber into hues so vibrant and beautiful, the yarn will never see your stash.

Enroll in Felicia Lo's Spinning Dyed Fibers and be on your way to spinning gorgeous yarns that are to dye for.

What You'll Learn in Spinning Dyed Fibers:

* Combing and carding fiber preparation

* Hands-on color theory

* How to work with and preserve color

* Spinning and plying techniques, including fractal spinning and Navajo plying

What You'll Make in Spinning Dyed Fibers:

* Hand-spun skeins in colors you've always wanted

* A prismatic Bayside beanie!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
Meet Felicia of Sweet Georgia Yarns and learn about the Craftsy platform. Felicia will give you an in-depth preview of what you'll learn in this class.
2. Fiber Preparation
3. Color Theory
4. Working with Hand Painted Fiber
5. Preserving Color
6. Blending Color
7. Mix & Match
8. One Fiber, Many Ways
9. The Bayside Beanie
10. Bonus: Fractal Spinning
11. Bonus: Making a Batt

Taught by

Felicia Lo
Felicia Lo
In 2005, Felicia founded SweetGeorgia Yarns to spread her love of knitting, spinning, weaving, dyeing and design. She is a true fiber enthusiast whose energy is contagious.
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