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Topic: Handdyed Roving Swap (Signups closed; Sendouts 3/10/07)  (Read 6710 times)
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« Reply #20 on: February 12, 2007 09:35:23 AM »

I'm planning on signing up too...  The more the merrier fyberduck!
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« Reply #21 on: February 12, 2007 10:31:37 AM »

Go on fyberduck... you know you want to!
I still got quite a bit of undyed roving and am just about to order some more nice merino - I'm ready for the challenge!!
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« Reply #22 on: February 12, 2007 12:09:27 PM »

I was wondering if, instead of roving, I could send handpainted batts of wool?  Or handpainted fleece that was carded (I can even throw in pretties like angelina or down or silk noil or flax or whatever, etc).  Because my Fricke is giving me pitiful glances, and my Mum just gave me a white baby-alpaca fleece that's been sitting by it's lonesome Wink
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« Reply #23 on: February 12, 2007 12:23:56 PM »

I'm sure that would be fine too!
I've never spun from a batt, but assume it's pretty similar to spinning from roving, and as long as it's hand painted... Smiley
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« Reply #24 on: February 12, 2007 12:25:40 PM »

I think handpainted batts or fleece are fine as well...
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« Reply #25 on: February 12, 2007 12:43:12 PM »

I have batt sort of things and I just pre draft from them and go. I like it, actually. I have also pulled them apart and carded, which would be a neat way to mix the colors.
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« Reply #26 on: February 12, 2007 12:49:31 PM »

I think handpainted batts or fleece are fine as well...

Damn, I was doomed from the start.  I'll send my info in tonight Grin
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« Reply #27 on: February 12, 2007 11:33:56 PM »

Oh, woes is me, you've got me! Wink  I need to start playing with my drumcarder now... mwahahaha.
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« Reply #28 on: February 13, 2007 08:00:21 AM »

Hooray!  Now we're up to 14 participants!
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« Reply #29 on: February 13, 2007 07:09:23 PM »

I signed up too, and I'm excited to begin working on this!
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