We had a fabulous workshop recently (apologies for the delay in this post, by the way, but work just gets in the way), with Jill Shepherd. Blending on the drum carder – and what fun we had!
The day was full of colour and texture, starting with us having to make a choice from this fabulous selection:
and thinking about contrast and textures (sparkly bits and silk, anyone?). We spread our choices out,
and then the fun began:
Along the way we were shown some useful tricks, like taking the fibre off the drum carder with a pair of chopsticks:
And we had some lovely blends to take home and spin up:
Thank you, Jill, for a great day!