Using the Ashford Blending Board

Using the Ashford Blending Board

Using the Ashford Blending Board to create beautiful rolags ready for spinning. Assemble the blending board Choose one of the three positions Attach the keel You can use on a table or place on your lap Place fibre on board Brush down Place more fibre and colours Brush down To remove use the two dowels […]

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Fiber blending techniques: blending board, comb and hackle

Fiber blending techniques: blending board, comb and hackle

Let’s now look at a tool that lets you literally paint with fibres. The Blending Board It’s a palette with a mat of curved needles on it. Just like the carder ones with the brushes. There is a handle on one of the two sides to keep the table firm whilst working. To insert the […]

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