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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 - Alum Pre Soak

In this 5-minute video, we go over pre-soaking textile using a solution of warm water and alum, which is a mordant used for natural dye, food and plant stains, and marbling.

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

Art Appreciation, Chapter 9, Printmaking,European Art of the 1600's

Printmaking, Baroque Art

From  Steven Potter on 10/24/2020 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 - 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  

FDOL F20 - Wet Felting Layers

In this 10-minute video, we go over how to layer the supplies to complete a successful wet felting.

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

FDOL F20 - Wet Felting Supplies

In this 8-minute video, we go over the supplies you need for a successful wet felting!

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  

Disperse Dye Supplies

In this 8-minute video, we go over the supplies we need to use disperse dye on 100% polyester fabric.

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

Potter Art Appreciation, Chapter 7, Medieval Art, Painting

Painting, medieval art

From  Steven Potter 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 - 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 3 Golden Rules

In this 11-minute video, we go over the three golden rules of Arashi Shibori.

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