Quilling

Why Quilling is the Perfect Craft ~ The top reasons you should pick up some supplies and start quilling today! || www.thepaperycraftery.com

Why Quilling is the Perfect Craft

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve been creative. And I’ve tried close to every type of art and craft out there. I have been known to wander down the aisles of craft stores swooning over paint, yarn and embroidery floss. But after practicing the art of quilling paper for the last 6 or so years, I have come to the realization of quite a few reasons why quilling is the perfect craft! This post contains affiliate links. If…

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Making a Quilling Paper Shamrock with a quilling comb

How To Make A Quilling Paper Shamrock

With on of my family’s favorite holidays, St. Patrick’s Day, coming up, I thought I’d take create a tutorial for how to make a quilling paper shamrock, but with a twist. Instead of the straight-forward clover leaves formed from teardrop coils, I went a step further to design my shamrock to be built on a quilling comb. I also decided to use two colors of green quilling paper, a pale celery green and a deeper leaf green.  The only other…

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A round-up of unique and resourceful ways to store your quilling paper, found across the web || www.thepaperycraftery.com

How to Store Quilling Paper

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links below and make a purchase, I may receive a small compensation to help me finance this site and keep coming up with awesome tutorials and tips! There’s no cost to you and I only ever include links to companies and products that I trust and work with on a regular basis.  There are many awesome advantages to practicing the art of quilling paper. One of the best parts of practicing…

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Tutorial for Quilling Paper Hearts

How to Make Quilling Paper Hearts : 4 Different Ways!

  If you follow me on any social networks, it is no shocking news that I’m super excited that Valentine’s Day is on it’s way. I get all mushy about love stories, romantic movies and red and pink heart decorations. Plus, the gift boxes full of chocolate aren’t anything to sneeze over. So I thought I’d write up a tutorial on how to make quilling paper hearts: 4 different ways. This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links…

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Quilling Paper Frozen Inspired Cupcakes for Home Decor

Quilling Paper Winter Snowflake Cupcakes

My house has not escaped the Frozen phenomenon. Even if we were a few years behind, my son has been obsessed with the movie Frozen for a little while now. Weirdly enough, he discovered the film during the summer, but the thought crossed my mind then how perfectly winterized cupcakes would fit in with the rest of my designs. Now that the rush of the holidays has ended, I have had a little time to be able to change up…

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finished bug insect gift tags

Love Bug Gift Tags

It’s time for the next version of The Crafty Mail! I’m so excited to be in the February box, and the theme for this month is Love Bug. How cute is that? I’m a huge fan of Valentine’s Day. I love that there’s a whole day devoted to love and hearts and so I decided I would mash up both parts of the theme, love and bugs, to create some ladybug and bumblebee Love Bug Gift Tags. I tried to…

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Learn how to make mini quilling paper snowmen for holiday gifts and cards || www.thepaperycraftery.com

How to Make Mini Quilling Paper Snowmen

Autumn is over, so its time I figured out what design I could use as my in-package freebies for the next season. But since this is a really crazy time in the Craftery household, I took the easy way out and went to one of the themes I used when I first opened my Etsy shop…snowmen! I love snowmen in my home decor so the next logical step was to quill snowmen for my store! I’ve made a few different…

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How to Frame Quilling Paper Art

I get asked a looooot of questions about my quilling process and how I create my paper decor. I love to help and provide any information that I can about my technique, but what I get asked the most are questions about framing the finished product. How to frame, where to buy frames, and most often, can I just do the framing myself before I ship. Now I’ve taken care of the framing before, and I’ll happily do it again,…

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How to create Autumn Leaf Gift Tag

Falling Leaves Gift Tag Tutorial

Its time to send in my latest submission to The Crafty Mail! I had such a great experience the first time I had sent in some gift tags to the monthly handcrafted subscription service, The Crafty Mail, that I applied to send in some more sample tags to be sent out in the November box. Starting this October, Kelly from The Crafty Mail has designated themes for each box. And since I love a good theme, I jumped right on board!…

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My Most Used Quilling Tools

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links below and make a purchase, I may receive a small compensation to help me finance this site and keep coming up with awesome tutorials and tips! I only ever include links to companies and products that I trust and work with on a regular basis.  Paper quilling is one of the easiest and least expensive crafts for beginners. The rolling itself may take some practice, the basic tools are incredibly…

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