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.
Author Archives: Jane Jenkins Quilling
Had a great time at The Quilling Guild’s Celebration Weekend – so much fabulous quilling to see. I always love the Regional Displays – here is a taste of ours – the work of nine East Riding quillers. … Continue reading
Getting prepared for the Quilling Guild’s Annual Celebration Weekend in September. All the information is here http://quilling-guild.weebly.com/hartley-wintney-2017.html. Our Regional Table this year will be ‘Clocks and Jewellery’. Some of us are using a glass petri dish to create our timepieces. … Continue reading
This Grandpa Teddy is quilled using my unique invention – a Wheatsheaf Pom-pom. He features in “Quilled Teddy Bears” book http://www.quilling.karoo.net/learn.htm#books35 along with fifteen more delightful bears, including these “Anniversary Bears” – a great greetings card for that special occasion.
The Quilling Guild’s AGM and Display of Quilling will be in New Earswick, York, this year! And you can come and visit Paul and me demonstrating quilling in York’s Castle Museum on 2nd September. Paul will not be … Continue reading
Really looking forward to visiting NAQG Conference. Getting in the mood by making my name badge (which turned into a plaque!) It’s a pity most folks from Nashville have two feet – I seemed to have proved I am useless … Continue reading
I often meet up with new people who are interested in what I do. If they have never seen quilling before and I do not have strips to hand my explanation usually results in a bemused blank gaze! Now I … Continue reading