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! 

Siren’s Song | My Second Quilled Mermaid

Siren’s Song | My Second Quilled Mermaid

Three years earlier I had created my first “Siren’s Song” Quilled Mermaid, and I was really surprised when someone contacted me asking to buy the original. Of course, as you might remember from that article, she was ruined accidentally and the only thing I had 

Paper Quilled Phoenix | Version 2

Paper Quilled Phoenix | Version 2

This is my Paper Quilled Phoenix | Version 2. I say this because it’s a replica of “Rising Phoenix” – a piece I created in December of 2014. I’m really glad I had the opportunity to recreate one of my favorite pieces, partly because it’s 

Quilled Dark Tower | Gunslinger Series Tribute

Quilled Dark Tower | Gunslinger Series Tribute

I grew up on Stephen King and one of my absolute favorite series was The Gunslinger. I was hooked from the very moment Roland appeared on the page, living his endless quest. I remember waiting YEARS for The Wastelands to come out. And then he 

Quilled Gothic Blackened Heart | Dark Heart

Quilled Gothic Blackened Heart | Dark Heart

A few years ago, during the time I was running Contemporary Quilling, I made friends with a woman from the group and then promoted her to be one of my moderators. I really liked her and thought we were friends. Let’s just say she wasn’t. 

Paper Quilled Peacock Fish | Peafish

Paper Quilled Peacock Fish | Peafish

Sometimes I get ideas and try them out and they work. I have a particular affinity for “blended” creations. A subject that is comprised of two unique and unrelated concepts. The Paper Quilled Peacock Fish or as it was originally named “Peafish” is one of 

Paper Quilled Frog Dissection | Frog Autopsy

Paper Quilled Frog Dissection | Frog Autopsy

I’ve always been a huge science buff, so it wasn’t a huge leap to create my paper quilled frog dissection piece. I also call it the Frog Autopsy, though I understand that technically speaking it’s a necropsy since it’s an animal. During the spring of