Card Wool for Color Online Workshop

Esther Rodgers teaches you how to make your own striping, ombre, and fractal colorways in this streaming Online Workshop with instructions from her best-selling video Card Wool for Color.

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SKU: R6911

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Choose your very own colorways and bring them to life with a few easy-to-master techniques!

In this Online Workshop you'll learn:

  • How to use a drum carder for batts, rolags, and roving
  • How to use a blending board for batts, rolags, and roving
  • How to use a hackle for striped top
  • How to create unique gradient and ombre striping yarns
  • How to spin unique yarns with chain plying, fractal spinning, and cabling

Spinning yarns with color repeats is a joy-but buying fiber dyed to spin stripes can be expensive. Using Esther Rodgers’s best-selling video instruction throughout, this Online Workshop teaches everything you need to know to card wool for colorful striping yarns. From solid-colored top to multicolored yarns, this Online Workshop leads you step-by-step through the process of spinning the colorful yarn of your dreams. Begin Card Wool for Color with Esther Rodgers today!

Online Workshop Outline:

Lesson 1:

  • Understanding Color: Gradients & Ombres

Lesson 2:

  • Drum Carding
    • Batts & Rolags
    • Roving

Lesson 3:

  • Using a Blending Board for Batts, Rolags & Roving

Lesson 4:

  • Striped Top on a Hackle

Lesson 5:

  • Get Spinning
    • Chain Plying
    • Fractal Spinning
    • Spinning Cabled Yarn

Lesson 6:

  • Conclusion

About the Instructor

Esther Rodgers

Esther Rodgers is a writer, teacher, and fiber artist who uses innovative techniques and materials to create her yarn and textile art. Beginning with raw wool, she washes, dyes, spins, and weaves fiber into one-of-a-kind yarns and fabrics. She has taught classes all over the world and makes her home in North Carolina. Learn more about Esther and her work at

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU R6911
Product Type Online Workshop
Author/Designer Esther Rodgers
Technique Carding Fiber
Difficulty Level Intermediate
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