Let’s get ready to dye some wool! Explore these pages to learn from master dyer Lisanne Miller as she explains her quick and easy approach to the magic of beautiful wool. Learn how to set up a dyeing station and how to choose the proper dyes and techniques to produce gorgeous wool for your rug hooking projects. Lisanne guides us through the oh-so-easy “dump and go” dyeing; she shows us how to marbleize wool; her instructions on how to dip dye both single and double colour will open up all kinds of possibilities for unique one-of-a-kind wool. Best of all, Lisanne provides more than 70 dye recipes, including the elusive Imari colour recipes from Joan Moshimer.
Lisanne Miller is a master colourist and dyer known for creating and designing whimsical, wonderful pieces of modern-day folk art. Lisanne is owner of W. Cushing & Co.; P is for Primitive; and Peace, Love & Wool; and she is the director of Caraway Rug Camp. Lisanne was recognized for her work by Martha Stewart Living as a “Made in America” craft. Lisanne works from her home and business studio in Maine, USA.