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Disc Dyeing with HinkkaDyes

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In the course you learn:


  • Learn the basic gear you need to get your discs dyed

  • See the basic techniques of disc dyeing

  • Experience some tips and tricks from a pro

Discover the Vibrant World of Disc Dyeing with HinkkaDyes!

Ready to add a splash of color to your disc golf journey? Join Henri Kolari, the maestro also known as HinkkaDyes, as he unveils the secrets of the ancient art of disc dyeing in this exhilarating course!

The best part? You don't need a truckload of gear or an arts degree to star dyeing and you’ll quickly learn all the basic methods of getting your first disc dye done. Open up a whole new dimension of disc golf with this course.

Henri will also show you some of his more advanced techniques requiring more practice and skills.

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Lessons

Introduction to the course

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Introduction to the course

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Introduction to the course

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Introduction to Disc Dyeing

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Introduction to Disc Dyeing

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Welcome to the wonderful world of disc dyeing!

Introduction to Disc Dyeing

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00:57

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Tools and supplies

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Tools and supplies

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Tools and supplies

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Introduction to supplies

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Introduction to supplies

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In this segment we will be talking about the general supplies and tools you need to dye a disc of your choosing.

Introduction to supplies

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00:46

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General supplies and tools

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General supplies and tools

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Let's talk about the general tools we need. We will talk about the specific tools more on each individual technique but these are the bare minimum that will get you that color on your disc.

General supplies and tools

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03:27

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Safety and ventilation

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Safety and ventilation

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Safety first! Make sure you don't breathe the fumes or the color powder we use to make dyes.

Safety and ventilation

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03:24

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Preparing your workstation

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Preparing your workstation

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Cleanliness is next to godliness! Keep your workstation protected and make it easier for yourself to clean afterward.

Preparing your workstation

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01:27

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Color theory

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Color theory

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We talk a little about how colors behave and what can be expected if you want to dye a disc that is not white.

Color theory

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02:05

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Best plastic for dyeing

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Best plastic for dyeing

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Let's see what kind of plastic dyes the best!

Best plastic for dyeing

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01:39

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Wash your discs

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Wash your discs

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Let's talk about why it is important to wash your discs before we start dyeing.

Wash your discs

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02:37

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On designing your dye

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On designing your dye

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It's helpful to think in advance what you want to achieve, so plan, prepare, and then execute!

On designing your dye

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02:26

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Disc dyeing colors

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Disc dyeing colors

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Now we talk about the actual colors or dyes we want to use. There are plenty to choose from.

Disc dyeing colors

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01:49

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Preparing the colors

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Preparing the colors

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Preparing the colors

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Lesson - Mixing the colors to a solvent

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Lesson - Mixing the colors to a solvent

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Let's look at the process you need to mix the dyeing agent to a solvent.

Lesson - Mixing the colors to a solvent

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04:05

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Lesson - Mixing the colors with lotion

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Lesson - Mixing the colors with lotion

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Now we mix a ready-to-use color mix with lotion that we can use with lotion beds and other applications.

Lesson - Mixing the colors with lotion

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03:25

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Lesson - Mixing the colors with Floetrol

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Lesson - Mixing the colors with Floetrol

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Henkka shows us how to make a Floetrol mix for cell dyes.

Lesson - Mixing the colors with Floetrol

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06:47

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Lesson - How to remove the stamp

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Lesson - How to remove the stamp

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Let's check how to remove the stamp from the disc if you have no access to stampless discs, or you just want to have a clean slate to do your art.

Lesson - How to remove the stamp

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02:19

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Method: Shaving Cream

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Method: Shaving Cream

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Method: Shaving Cream

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Introduction to Shaving Cream Dye

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Introduction to Shaving Cream Dye

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Let's see our first and the easiest technique with shaving cream.

Introduction to Shaving Cream Dye

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01:19

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Lesson - Supplies for the shaving cream method

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Lesson - Supplies for the shaving cream method

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Now we go through the things you need to make a shaving cream dye.

Lesson - Supplies for the shaving cream method

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Lesson - Making the shaving cream bed

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Lesson - Making the shaving cream bed

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We make the bed for the dyes and see a method how you can make things a bit more interesting.

Lesson - Making the shaving cream bed

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Lesson - Applying the color to the bed

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Lesson - Applying the color to the bed

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Next we put the colors to the bed. Simple, but very effective.

Lesson - Applying the color to the bed

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04:26

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Lesson - Inserting the disc to the bed

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Lesson - Inserting the disc to the bed

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Let's put the disc in with a small twist!

Lesson - Inserting the disc to the bed

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Recap - Shaving cream dyed disc

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Recap - Shaving cream dyed disc

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The results are in... we have dyed our first disc!

Recap - Shaving cream dyed disc

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01:03

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Method: Glue bed

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Method: Glue bed

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Method: Glue bed

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Introduction to Glue Bed Dye

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Introduction to Glue Bed Dye

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Next, we look into the glue bed dyeing method. A bit more spicier way of getting color to your discs.

Introduction to Glue Bed Dye

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01:24

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Lesson - Basic supplies for glue dyeing

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Lesson - Basic supplies for glue dyeing

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Here we go through the materials and tools we need to make a glue dye. Some might be familiar to you already.

Lesson - Basic supplies for glue dyeing

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03:00

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Lesson - Making the bed and adding the colors

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Lesson - Making the bed and adding the colors

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Now we make the bed and add the colors that we love. It looks simple, because it is!

Lesson - Making the bed and adding the colors

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01:11

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Lesson - Inserting the disc

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Lesson - Inserting the disc

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Now we put the disc into the bed. We will show you some good tips on how to get a perfect result every time.

Lesson - Inserting the disc

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04:12

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Recap - Glue bed dyed disc

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Recap - Glue bed dyed disc

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Here is the end result we got from the glue bed. Amazing, right?

Recap - Glue bed dyed disc

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02:13

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Method: Lotion dye

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Method: Lotion dye

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Method: Lotion dye

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Introduction to Lotion Bed Dye

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Introduction to Lotion Bed Dye

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Lotion bed dyeing is a very clean and efficient way to get some dye in your disc. It's also safe and very easy to do.

Introduction to Lotion Bed Dye

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01:39

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Lesson - Basic supplies for a lotion dye

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Lesson - Basic supplies for a lotion dye

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Here we look at the supplies we need for a lotion dye. Not too many bits and pieces here, so let's make it quick and easy.

Lesson - Basic supplies for a lotion dye

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02:13

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Lesson - Making the bed and adding the dye/lotion mix

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Lesson - Making the bed and adding the dye/lotion mix

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Let's make the bed and add the colors.

Lesson - Making the bed and adding the dye/lotion mix

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04:43

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Lesson - Manipulating the colors

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Lesson - Manipulating the colors

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Now we manipulate the pattern to make it more interesting. There a lot of room here for your own imagination, but we will show you one of doing it.

Lesson - Manipulating the colors

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01:38

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Lesson - Removing bubbles and inserting the disc

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Lesson - Removing bubbles and inserting the disc

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Let's get rid of the air bubbles and add the disc to our masterpiece.

Lesson - Removing bubbles and inserting the disc

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02:20

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Recap - Lotion bed dyed disc

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Recap - Lotion bed dyed disc

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Now we wash the disc and reveal our end result. Easy as pie!

Recap - Lotion bed dyed disc

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01:35

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Method: Cell Dye with Floetrol

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Method: Cell Dye with Floetrol

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Method: Cell Dye with Floetrol

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Method: Spin dye - COMING SOON!

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Method: Spin dye - COMING SOON!

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Method: Spin dye - COMING SOON!

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Introduction to Cell Dyes

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Introduction to Cell Dyes

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Next method is the cell dye with Floetrol.

Introduction to Cell Dyes

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01:43

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Method: Stencil dye - COMING SOON!

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Method: Stencil dye - COMING SOON!

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Method: Stencil dye - COMING SOON!

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Lesson - Supplies for the cell dyes

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Lesson - Supplies for the cell dyes

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Looking at the basic tools we need to get a cell dye done. There is a little more tools we need compared to the previous methods, but the end justifies the means here.

Lesson - Supplies for the cell dyes

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01:11

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Method: Hot dip - COMING SOON!

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Method: Hot dip - COMING SOON!

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Method: Hot dip - COMING SOON!

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Finishing touches - COMING SOON!

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Finishing touches - COMING SOON!

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Finishing touches - COMING SOON!

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More lessons daily!

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More lessons daily!

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More lessons daily!

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Henri Kolari

Course Teacher

Henri Kolari is a craftsman perfected in the art of disc dyeing. His work can be found from local stores and his Instagram @hinkkadyes.

Henri Kolari

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