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Quilling Paper Stars ~ Brighten up the night with a few shiny stars made on a quilling comb || www.thepaperycraftery.com

Quilling Paper Stars

What a year 2017 has been! My little family has had a lot of adventures, Moose & the Bean are getting so big and I’ve quilled a ton of paper! For my last post of the year, I thought I’d focus on some New Year’s Eve decorations and the first thing that popped into my head was bright, metallic stars. So break out your favorite shiny strips and let’s make some quilling paper stars! This post contains affiliate links. If…

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Quilling Paper Poinsettia Flowers _ Use a quilling comb to make traditional holiday blooms! __ www.thepaperycraftery.com

Quilling Paper Poinsettia Flowers

This year, I had so many ideas of quilling tutorials to write for the holiday season! After spending some quality time with my calendar and realizing exactly how little time I had left before Christmas, I had to narrow that list down quite a bit. But the one idea that I couldn’t let go of was making some quilling paper poinsettia flowers. So I decided to jazz them up by making the poinsettia with one of my favorite tools, the…

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How to Make Quilling Paper Snowflakes _ Helpful tips and printable templates to DIY quilling paper snowflakes __ www.thepaperycraftery.com

How to Make Quilling Paper Snowflakes

At Christmastime, quilling and snowflakes make the perfect pair. They go together like hot cocoa and marshmallows… twinkle lights and garland ….Santa and his reindeer… you get the picture! Because quilling naturally appears so delicate, its the perfect medium for holiday snowflake decorations. They can be a bit intimidating, but this week, I’m sharing some tips on how to make quilling paper snowflakes. This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links below and make a purchase, I may receive a…

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How to Make a Quilling Paper Flower with the Husking Technique - Light and fluttery flower petals with loads of texture -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

The Husking Technique

It’s been a few crazy weeks around here. There’s been loads of school holidays, family visits, and taking advantage of the unseasonably warm weather. Plus, throw in Halloween, and we’ve been just swamped! So, after regrouping and tackling a bunch of house stuff that I’ve been putting off Iast week, I’m back with another tutorial, this time on the husking technique! This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links below and make a purchase, I may receive a…

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How to Make Simple Quilling Paper Bats - Cute and quirky bats for a not-so-spooky Halloween! -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

Quilling Paper Bats

Fun fact about me: I’m not really into Halloween. I don’t do scary at all. In fact, I’ve been known to burst into tears if someone tries to jump out from behind a corner and surprise me. I just really don’t like to be spooked! But my kids, especially Moose, are starting to be excited about Halloween right now. So since I can’t escape it, I thought I’d do more of a silly spin on a Halloween classic and make some quick…

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How to Use Quilling To Make a Wreath - Add quilling enhancements to a simple wreath form for easy front door decor -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

How to Use Quilling to Make a Wreath

I’ve been thinking a lot about creative ways to use quilling lately. And this past week was no exception! After I finished my tutorial on quilling paper eucalyptus and lavender, I was left with a bunch of stems on my workstation. I could have just stuck them in a vase and been done with it, but I decided to do what I would have done with loads of real eucalyptus and lavender. I worked up a simple, rustic door hanging!…

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Quilling Paper Eucalyptus and Lavender - Add some rustic, farmhouse quilling to your designs -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

Quilling Paper Eucalyptus and Lavender

Life is a little crazy around the Craftery house this week because my Moose is turning 6. 6 years old, you guys!!! 6 is no longer a tiny kid, but an over 4 foot tall, school-aged, smarty-pants ball of awesome! Anyway, even though I’m in the midst of getting his birthday party together, I didn’t want to wait to share this last quilling paper greenery post. This time, I’m going for more of a rustic, farmhouse vibe and sharing an…

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How to Make Quilling Paper Orchids - Simple blooms for a tropical mood -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

How to Make Quilling Paper Orchids

There has been a whole lot of green here on The Papery Craftery blog, lately. I’ve been having loads of fun making a bunch of tutorials about different types of quilled leaves and greenery. But I, for one, am really ready for some bright color! So, before we get into the rich tones of autumn, I thought I’d share a post on how to make quilling paper orchids this week. This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the…

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5 More Types of Quilling Paper Greenery ~ Dress up your quilled flowers with more complex leaves and greens || www.thepaperycraftery.com

5 More Types of Quilling Paper Greenery

A few weeks back, I posted a quick set of tutorials on quilling paper greenery and leaves. That post was the first in a series on quilled greens that you could use to dress up your own paper flower designs. This week, I’m sharing 5 more types of quilling paper greenery. Each one is a tiny bit more complicated than last time, but still totally doable for a beginner! This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links…

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Quilling Paper Succulents - The paper craft version of these sweet and trendy plants -- www.thepaperycraftery.com

Quilling Paper Succulents

While I was working on my quilling paper greenery post a few weeks back, I remembered a tutorial that I had been sitting on for a while… quilling paper succulents! Succulents can come in many variations, but they are usually recognizable by thick, fleshy leaves and a compact shape. This week I’m sharing a tutorial for quilled succulents that is perfect for a paper craft beginner! This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links below and make…

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