My interests are: Quilling - the art of manipulating paper strips to create pictures, greetings cards, free standing characters, floral displays, etc. Also Calligraphy - the art of fine writing. Decorative Painting/Folk Art - brush stroke work to decorate wooden and metal objects and paint on canvas.
Monthly Archives: January 2013
It doesn’t really matter how deep you make this Fuchsia Box. Mine is approximately 4cm (1½”) and I was lucky enough to have two strips of paper that wide but I could have piled up four 10mm wide rings or … Continue reading
Cate has created a new Facebook page about my classes which, I’m pleased to say, are doing well, but need all the advertising they can get. ‘Quilling, Calligraphy, Folk Art Classes, … Continue reading
You may have seen a quilling design for which you might use a dowel. A dowel is, basically, any object around which quillers can make Ring Coils. Dowels can be any shape but are usually cylindrical so lots of objects … Continue reading
It’s great to find a practical use for quilling – especially if it can be decorative as well. This little pot pourri box is a good example and is also quick to make. Use a 10mm wide strip to make … Continue reading