Quilling Chart

In order to better understand the basics of quilling we taught the passengers the basic quilling shapes and had them make their very own quilling chart.

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Here are the instructions:

BASIC SHAPES

ROLLS – Begin with a loose circle and are shaped by pinching one or more sides.

Tight Circle – Wind strip onto tool as tightly as you can. Glue loose end and remove.

Loose Circle – Wind strip onto tool. Loosen grip to allow paper to uncoil. Remove from tool and glue loose end. Note: The more you loosen, the bigger the finished shape will be.

Teardrop – Make a loose roll. Pinch one end between your humb and index finger.

Marquise – Make a loose roll. Place between thumb and index fingers of both hands and pinch both ends. A shaped marquise is the same except while pinching both ends, twist one end up and the other down.

Square – Make a loose roll. Pinch into a marquise, turn and pinch opposite sides.

Bunny Ear – Make a loose circle. Make a rounded indention at the top.

SCROLLS – Are not glued and may be rolled from one or both ends.

Loose Scroll – Make a loose roll leaving the end loose

Open Heart – Crease the strip in its center. Roll each end in toward the center

V Scroll – Crease the strip in the center. Rolls each end toward the outside.

S Scroll – Roll one end toward the strip’s center. Then roll the other end toward the center to make an S shape.

C Scroll – Roll both ends of the strip toward the strip’s center

About WeTeachCrafts

Gloria and Brad have been teaching crafts on cruise ships for over 30 years.
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One Response to Quilling Chart

  1. Carol says:

    Great chart.

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