The Art of Modern Quilling
Here’s another great crafting ideas that could be easily added to scrapbooking and more. The Art of Modern Quilling breathes new life into a time-tested craft with innovative instruction and creative projects you will love to make and wear!
Colorful strips of paper and a few simple tools are all you need to create an infinite number of amazing projects with author and quilling expert extraordinaire Erin Curet! Erin shows you a host of innovative techniques and provides plentiful inspiration in The Art of Modern Quilling.
New to quilling? That’s no problem! It will only take a few minutes of instruction for newbies to be able to create modern paper crafts. You’ll soon be making quilled jewelry, works of art that will dazzle, and fun household items that are as interesting to look at as they are useful. No matter how you cut it, quilling is the greatest craft that you have never heard of. Well, until now, that is!
The Creative and Instructive Craft Guide to making Contemporary Paper Art
Artist Erin Curet wants to help both new and experienced quillers hone their skills, put their imaginative minds to the test, and design their own art creations! With a detailed layout of instructions paired with every craft mentioned in the book, amateur artists will be able to make jewelry, household decorations, and breathtaking treasures to gift to friends whenever they please!
Specific Projects Include:
Teardrop Swirl Earrings
Arching Candle Holder
Hanging Planter + More!
This project is a great way to practice the semi-circle shape technique, and by the end of it you’ll have made adorable wine glass charms to keep or give to friends!
- 1 pack 1/4″ (6 mm) quilling paper strips in color to outline
- 1+ strip 1/4″ (6 mm) quilling paper
- in multiple colors for interior
- Slotted Quilling Tool
- Quilling Glue
- Metal Rings or Hoops
- Piercing tool or toothpick
- Enamel or Spray Sealer
About the Author
Erin Perkins Curet is a paper quilling artist, designer, and instructor who spends the great majority of her time in her northern Michigan studio. From this space of paper goodness, she hand rolls an infinite amount of quilling strips into all kinds of fun things that she shares and teaches through her website, Little Circles (www.littlecircles.net) and runs a small indie line of quilling paper, Culture Pop.
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