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Inspiration from Jaipur with Sue Jones

How Jaipur inspired Sue Jones and could also inspire you! Sue came on a block printing holiday to Jaipur with Colouricious Holidays. She block printed her own stash of fabulous fabrics. When she got home, she was inspired to make her own beautiful bags using the fabric she has learnt to printing in Jaipur. We…

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Amazing Apron Art – elegant designs.

Amazing Apron Art – elegant designs Apron art is fun for the whole family. Aprons as usually bog standard without a lot of design but we can fix that easily! The fabric is easy to design onto and offers a great blank canvas for our creations. Firstly, ensure you’ve got pens or paint that transfers…

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Unique Craft Tours – Making memories

Unique Craft Tours – Making memories Craft holidays are a fun way to learn new artistic techniques and skills. If you love arts, crafts and creating then what could be better than doing all this while immersed in culture. That’s why at Colouricious Holidays, we work hard to solidify holidays that inject all these aspects…

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Block printing – Tutorial

How to Block print – a Tutorial A classic thing we’ve always loved to do at Colouricious Holidays is block printing. It has the ability to make whatever you create even more unique and special. It allows your design skills to show and adds more colour and creativity to a piece. Not only is it…

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Design your Surfaces Using Fabric Scraps – Textile design

Textile Art – Creating Designed Surfaces  Using Fabric Scraps – Jamie Malden Sometimes, after you’ve finished your designs, you can be left with some seemingly useless bits and bobs; things like thread or bits of fabric. This does not need to go to waste! Why not design your surfaces by turning the scraps into a…

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Ribbon Embroidery Designs & Stitches on block printing

Ribbon Embroidery Designs & Stitches – Marilyn Pipe Ribbon embroidery and other designs can really spruce up your work. Embroidered fabric alone looks savvy and beautiful but adding a bit of ribbon can really bring out more colour and levels to your design. By adding ribbon, the design becomes more unique. It adds dimensions especially…

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How to make a scrap book | Craft Ideas

Craft Ideas – How to Make your very own funky Scrap book – JamieMalden    Ever wondered how to make a scrap book? We have the answer! There is many ways to make a scrap book. We suggest using fun fabrics to brighten up your mini book. It can add textile, colour and make…

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How to use Lutradur – Industrial material for Textile Art

What is Lutradur? Introduction to textile techniques with Jamie Malden Lutradur is a multifunctional fabric perfect for textile art. Being the sturdy material it is, it not only can be used to make beautiful landscape pieces but also when burnt can be made into little boxes. I love the idea that you can make pretty…

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7 steps for Fabric Dyeing | Washing Machine

Fabric Dyeing Techniques – How To Dye Your Own Fabric Using A Washing Machine Fabric dyeing can be fun and easy! Just let us show you how  In this easy to follow guide Colouricious can show you the 7 easy steps to dyeing your own fabric using a washing machine! How fun! These are the…

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Embellishing | Dry Needle Felting – Learn How To

Embellishing workshop with Myfanwy Hart – Learn for yourself! Embellishing is something fun and unique to each person. You can pick your own favourite colour yarn and co-ordination of colours to work well with the chosen felt as well. In this how to, Myfanwy Hart shows us a simple step-by-step guide on embellishing. Taking the felt,…

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