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FDOL F20 - Household Dye Process

In this 11-minute video, we go over how to process protein- and cellulose-based textile in conjunction with household dye. The former requires vinegar as an assistant; the latter relies on…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/18/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Wet Felting Rinsing

In this 4-minute clip, we rinse and full our textile. We also rinse it in a bath of vinegar water to neutralize the soap PH.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/14/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Wet Felting Hand Manipulation

In this 4-minute clip, we revise our rolling process and introduce hand manipulation.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/14/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Wet Felting Rolling

In this 10-minute video, we make a sushi roll out of our layers and roll, making sure to check and rotate our work regularly.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/14/2020 0 likes 0  

Disperse Dye Process

In this 8-minute video, we go over adding and dissolving our disperse dye in order to prepare our dye bath. We add the fabric and bring up the bath to 220F in order to maximize color yield.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/7/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Acid Roving Vinegar

In this 10-minute video, we add our mordant, white vinegar, to the dye bath and refresh our dye jars to bind the dye to the fiber.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/5/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Color Remover Dissolve

In this 6-minute clip, we go over dissolve and applying color remover.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/29/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Acid Dye Vinegar

In this 7-video, we keep an eye on our thermometer until we reach 180F. When we get there, we add a small quantity of vinegar to acidify the bath and fix the dye in the textile.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/22/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Acid Dye Bath

In this 11-minute video, we calculate how little dye we need for silk and prep our dye bath.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/22/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Reactive Dye Soda Ash

In this 9-minute video, we pre-mix our soda ash with water. We then set aside the dyeables before stirring the soda ash into the dye pot. We bring back the dyeables in the dye bath and stir…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/27/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Reactive Dye Tips & Advice

In this 12-minute video, we learn a few more things about our dye bath and how to obtain the best results by controlling the time, the concentration, and the agitation of our dyeing process.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/27/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Reactive Dye Prep

In this 12-minute video, we paste our dye and mix it with our dye bath. We then add our dyeables, stir for 5 minutes, and then keep the dyeables in the dye bath for another 20 minutes, stirring every…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/27/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Reactive Supplies Prep

In this 10-minute video, we go over the supplies we need: hardware, chemicals, and PPE.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/27/2020 0 likes 0