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C&FP Twiss blending board rainbow fibre
LEARNING PATH  |  SPINNING

LEARN FIBRE PREPARATION

Understanding the basics of colour theory, learning the different kinds of fibre and their properties, and different tools to start with your spinning journey!

1
Carding for Colour

Carding for Colour

53 min |  11 lessons
  • Understand the basic Colour Theory.
  • Explore different kinds of fibres and their properties.
  • Learn different tools you can use to card fibre.
  • Find out the different forms your fibre can take.
  • Discover how to use drum carders, blending boards, and drum carders.
2
Blending Boards: From Rolags to Roving

Blending Boards: From Rolags to Roving

1 hr 54min |  12 lessons
  • Learn how to choose or make a Blending Board.
  • Discover the types of tool to use.
  • Understand loading the fibres in the Blending Board, making rolags and batts, how to roll or dizz them off the board.
  • Learn how to go off board to make a carded cloud prep, to create texture batty bumps, and to flick open and store locks.
3
Colour & Fibre Play

Colour & Fibre Play

2 hr 49 min |  11 lessons
  • Explore an overview of colour theory and different kinds of texture in fibre.
  • Learn how to prepare to spin your batts, rolags or dizzed fibre.
  • Understand scaling up your small batch fibre prep.
  • Discover inspiration pieces and more!
4
Colour & Fibre Play II

Colour & Fibre Play II

3 hr 42  min |  5 lesson
  • Learn review and lessons learned in Colour & Fibre Play I.
  • Discover the fibres that can be added for unique blends.
  • Learn how to sketch, doodle and sample to explore creativity.
  • Understand scaling up & scaling out.