Textile Art, Textile Artists, Textile Techniques.
Colouricious is the UK's leading source of Inspiration for Textile Art & Crafts.
Their motto is "Learn, Create, Be Happy"
Colouricious is the UK's leading source of inspiration for textile arts and crafts. Created by passionate textile artist Jamie Malden, Colouricious has one primary aim - to inspire and teach people to create their own textile art by giving them the tools, techniques, skills and know-how.
Inspired to bring the growing world of textile arts and crafts to a wider audience, Colouricious takes a multi-media approach, producing a variety of textile art DVD's, TV programs, products and events to provide the complete guide to creating textile arts at home.
Working alongside many of the UK's leading textile artists, Colouricious brings a refreshing, accessible and comprehensive range of inspirations to ignite creativity and enhance all levels of textile arts and craft skills.
Learn. Create. Be Happy.
What We Do
Colouricious currently produces the following multi-media materials:
Online guides, information, tools and a community for textile arts & crafts via this website and online shop.
Textile Art DVD's
The "Inspired Series" & "Creative Series"
Appeals to both beginners and accomplished experts alike, across a wide range of Textile Art styles. Each of the ten DVD's is devoted to a specific technique, such as 'Lutradur' or 'Patchwork and Printing' machine embroidery and much more, and is led by an internationally renowned artist.
Talking Threads Series
A popular TV series, now available on DVD which profiles and follows 9 leading British textile artists. They demonstrate their favoured textile medium while demonstrating skills and techniques to accomplish and master for yourself at home. Talking Threads gives the viewer an exclusive look into each of the artists' work and discusses their inspirations and influences.
As an artist herself, Jamie Malden, presenter & producer of Colouricious, specializes in the art of block printing. Indian Printing Blocks are made exclusively for Colouricious by Indian artisans in India - these hand carved designs are 100% sustainable and ethically sourced. Block printing and mastering pattern theory is a key skill in textile design, accessible to all skill levels and ages.
Colouricious runs Creative Holidays, Workshops and Open Days and many textile related courses, with leading UK textile artists on a diversity of fabric topics.Regularly invited by craft groups, arts bodies and embroidery and quilting guilds from all over the UK, Europe and America, Colouricious hosts tailored workshop events to promote the growing art textile medium and teach essential skills to inspire and enhance creativity.