a lovely day to dye
twisted knitters here we come!
first dd and i wet the rovings for a few hours in water with a little dish soap.
the girls ready to dye, masks in place.
supplies laid out. jacquard dyes.
bwaaahhhaaaahaaaaaa, the mad chemist.
dd dyeing her first roving.
ready for the saran wrap.
into the microwave.
we nuked them for 15 minutes, to make sure the dye took.
dripping on the shower rod.
drying in the sun.
fabulous fun day! thanks margene, for starting the twisted knitters group!
next stop, spin spin spin.
* added for robin, full power on the microwave for 15 minutes!