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FDOL F20 - Steaming

In this 4-minute clip, we learn the basics of steaming, using our stove, metal pot with lid, strainer, and timer.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/4/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Etch Heat

In this 9-minute video, we apply heat to 100% cotton and 88/12 Rayon/Silk Velvet to see the Fiber Etch in action!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/28/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Fiber Etch Application

In this 6-minute video, we apply Fiber Etch onto 100% cotton and a Rayon-Silk velvet.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/28/2020 0 likes 0  

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 - Household Dye Supplies

In this 5-minute video, we go over the supplies needed for our Household Dye.

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

FDOL F20 - Dry Felting Supplies

In this 8-minute video, we go over the supplies we need for dry felting.

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

FDOL F20 - Dry Felting Onto Textile

In this 10-minute video, we learn how to needle felt fibers directly into existing yardage, effectively painting with roving.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/14/2020 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 - Acid Roving Recipe

In this 17-minute, we go over the recipe for acid dye and prepare our dye bath for the first phase of our acid dye.

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

FDOL F20 - Acid Roving Supplies

In this 6-minute clip, we go over the supplies that we need to dye roving.

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

FDOL F20 - Arashi Shibori Application

In this 18-minute video, we go over how to apply Arashi Shibori using various supports and ropes.

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 - Acid Dye Supplies

In this 6-minute video, we go over the necessary supplies and chemicals for Acid Dye.

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