Wednesday, August 17, 2011

8.17 Experimentation

The trouble with experimentation is that not all experiments are successes. The nature of the beast - it doesn't stop me from experimenting, and yet, I admit in this case to unreasonable disappointment.

Somehow, I expected this (Spice brown colorslide, Polwarth from Dunnose Head Farm):


plus this (Seal brown, silk noil):


to come out with a little bit more varigation that just plain baby-puke brown:

I keep trying to tell myself that it isn't really quite that bad, but I'm unconvinced.

I think I see an overdye pot in my future, but I'll probably spin it up first.

1 comment:

Freyalyn said...

Yep, know exactly what you mean, it's happened to me. Spin and then dye.