Learn Paper Quilling at S.S. Coaching, This beautiful art is a paper-craft technique used to make coiled embellishments — flowers, hearts, butterflies, scrolls, marquise and more — from colorful strips of paper for card making, scrapbooking or even jewelry! Now you can learn the beautiful art of paper quilling step-by-step with this video class.
Quilling or paper filigree is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. The paper is rolled, looped, curled, twisted and otherwise manipulated to create shapes which make up designs to decorate greetings cards, pictures, boxes, eggs, and to make models, jewelry, mobiles etc. Quilling starts with rolling a strip of paper into a coil and then pinching the coil into shapes that can be glued together. There are advanced techniques and different sized paper that are used to create 3D miniatures, abstract art, and quilled flowers among many things. Many quilled art works can be found on cabinets and stands, cribbage boards, ladies’ purses, a wide range of both pictures and frames, work baskets, tea caddies, coats of arms and wine coasters. Storage boxes, larger than most jewelry boxes with drawers and/or tops that opened, quilled lock boxes, and much more. Some items were specially designed for quilling with recessed surfaces. Quilling was also combined or married with other techniques such as embroidery and painting.
In this class, Our expert explains the different types of quilling papers and the tools needed to create different effects. Then, she thoroughly demonstrates many beginner and intermediate shapes and techniques while passing on her tried-and-true quilling tips and tricks for success. You’ll learn how to roll loose and tight coils and form them into flowers, alphabet letters, animals, 3-D shapes and much more. In this video class, you’ll learn:
About quilling paper strips and how to roll them perfectly every time
What glues work best, plus reliable gluing techniques
How to use tools made for easy quilling
How to turn a basic coil into teardrops, hearts, marquise, leaves, flower petals and more
How to create scrolls used for lettering
How to use a crimping tool to create dimensional strips
How to create 3-D roses and other shapes
How to master techniques, including beehive, combing, end-to-end, molding and more…