Month: November 2014

Blue Scrollwork Monogram | Letter B

Blue Scrollwork Monogram | Letter B

This Blue Scrollwork Monogram | Letter B was probably the first one that I really tried to make extra special. I was feeling more confident and was really trying to emulate the professional monograms I was seeing all over Pinterest and Google Images. Looking back 

Quilled Stylistic White Crane

Quilled Stylistic White Crane

In the Fall of 2014, I bought the single-most influential quilling book I’ve owned – even to this day. One of the projects inside was this Quilled Stylistic White Crane. I will write a more formal critique of the book in another post, but for 

Paper Quilled Letter L | Fall Colors

Paper Quilled Letter L | Fall Colors

This Paper Quilled Letter L | Fall Colors is probably better used as an example of the pitfalls of quilling than a notch in my portfolio. I created this for a friend of mine and I actually showed it to her without telling her it 

Quilled Black Widow Spider

Quilled Black Widow Spider

This Quilled Black Widow Spider was the absolute first item that someone other than a friend or family member asked to buy from me. It was quite an occasion and a real confidence booster. I have no idea how the woman found me – she 

Neutral Letter O Monogram

Neutral Letter O Monogram

It’s really amazing to look back at your artwork from when you were just beginning. This Neutral Letter O Monogram was made for my Aunt as a Christmas gift. At the time I didn’t understand about a bunch of really important concepts like: Leaving white 

Quilled Tree Letter R Monogram

Quilled Tree Letter R Monogram

Red and Black Edgework Monogram | Letter N

Red and Black Edgework Monogram | Letter N

I began quilling in either late summer or early fall of 2014. I was on a roll when I made this Red and Black Edgework Monogram | Letter N for my siste-in-law. I also created the Green S, Black Vines J, and several others that 

Paper Quilled Simple Daisy

Paper Quilled Simple Daisy

I made a lot of really basic quilled artwork during the first few months of my quilling adventure. One of them was this Paper Quilled Simple Daisy. I made it for my mother-in-law as she is obsessed with all things “daisy.” I’m not sure if