Block printing specialists - online craft supplies, workshops & textile holidays

Patterns

Patterns – If you love patterns, then you will love block printing with these patterns wooden printing blocks. These patterns are intricate and therefore produce gorgeous end results when block printed onto fabric! Hand carved in India, they are also very easy to look after. Simply wash with hot soapy water and a scrubbing brush as soon as you have finished your printmaking – that way your blocks will last a lot longer. Leave to drain over night to dry out thoroughly before putting them away ready for the next printing fest.

To create your beautiful designs, you will use the art of block printing. This is a traditional hand printing technique that can be completed using the Colouricious wooden printing blocks and fabric paint. You will dab a sponge into some fabric paint, then transfer this paint onto the patterned surface of your block. When the patterned block is covered in paint, you will then press this onto your fabric, causing the fabric to have the same pattern imprinted onto their fabric. This really easy and simple method of hand printing is so much fun and produces gorgeous results!

Hmong Pattern Stamps

Hmong Pattern Stamps will allow you to create intricate and beautiful designs that are traditional in the Vietnamese culture. These Hmong Pattern Stamps are to be printed onto fabric of your choice, using fabric paint, in order to create your beautiful designs.

The Hmong are an ethnic group from the mountainous regions of China, Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. Hmong are also one of the sub-groups of the Miao ethnicity in southern China. Hmong groups began a gradual southward migration in the 18th century due to political unrest and to find more arable land.

To create your beautiful designs, you will use the art of block printing. This is a traditional hand printing technique that can be completed using the Colouricious wooden printing blocks and fabric paint. You will dab a sponge into some fabric paint, then transfer this paint onto the patterned surface of your block. When the patterned block is covered in paint, you will then press this onto your fabric, causing the fabric to have the same pattern imprinted onto their fabric. This really easy and simple method of hand printing is so much fun and produces gorgeous results!

See the full selection of Colouricious wooden printing blocks

Looking for the best quality fabric paint? Then go to the Colouricious fabric paint department.

See the full selection of Colouricious wooden printing blocks

Looking for the best quality fabric paint? Then go to the Colouricious fabric paint department.

Sign up for our free Colouricious weekly online newsletter to get up to date cutting-edge ideas.