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Paper Quilled Poppycock

Paper Quilled Poppycock

I have a thing for hybrid artwork. And when I say “hybrid” I mean in both the sense of multi-media as well as combining two separate and unique themes. This Paper Quilled Poppycock combines quilled poppies with a quilled peacock. Two of my favorite subjects! 

Pin It to Win It Contest

Pin It to Win It Contest

It’s been a few years since my last Pin It to Win It Contest, and to celebrate my 300th Etsy sale, I am launching it again! The contest is basically the same as last time, but the prizes (and/or prizes is a little different this 

Quilled Pink Lady’s Slipper Tutorial

Quilled Pink Lady’s Slipper Tutorial

I promised tutorials this year and I am working hard on delivering. This Quilled Pink Lady’s Slipper Tutorial is the third installment of 2020. It’s only appropriate that I create this tutorial as it’s Lady’s Slipper season here in Maine. I created a new Pink 

Simple Quilled Pink Pig Tutorial

Simple Quilled Pink Pig Tutorial

I made a vow that I was going to create a bunch of new kits this year, and the Simple Quilled Pink Pig Tutorial is the second so far. It is designed for beginners and comes formatted as a convenient PDF with step-by-step instructions and 

How to Make Crinkly Quilled Poppies

How to Make Crinkly Quilled Poppies

During the peak of the Coronavirus lockdown – once I’d cleared my mind of all the stress of being laid off and worrying about how bad the virus would hit Maine – I decided to jumpstart my creativity with a new bird piece. I chose 

Quilled Creations Quillography Paper | Review

Quilled Creations Quillography Paper | Review

I recently ordered some and wanted to share my impressions of the Quilled Creations Quillography Paper for those that have yet to try it. Quilled Creations, Inc. introduced their own line of cardstock quilling strips around 2017. I wanted to try them out at the 

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things | Part 1

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things | Part 1

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things | Part 1 is the first in a multi-part article series that delves into all the amazing things that I find useful for quilling. Even though I’ve been absent from the quilling community for a year or 

Paper Quilled Spring Bee

Paper Quilled Spring Bee

What a year 2020 has turned out to be? About a month into the lockdown, I finally got out of my funk and created this Paper Quilled Spring Bee. It was literally one of the few times over the spring that I felt creative. I 

Mini Quilled Poppy Landscape

Mini Quilled Poppy Landscape

I’m slowly getting back into the groove of quilling. Today I made a mini quilled poppy landscape. I used a design I had created a few years ago that was a full 8×10 as inspiration for this piece, not really knowing whether reducing it to