An ambitious young girl’s path in quilling
Step into the world of quilling and feel the emotion of paper form crafting with Cosmina, our little heroine.
The book has at its centre a young girl named Cosmina, who is eager to learn the secrets of quilling. Friendly and courteous, she manages to learn the secrets of paper forms, as her tenderness catches the hearts of the people around her.
Quilling Basics: Discover the Magic World of Surprises in Quilling is a complete guide in the art of quilling, beginning with the presentation of quilling tools, materials, types of paper required for quilling, until the moment when you manage to transform simple ideas into real treasures.
The book is structured in five chapters and five appendixes, as follows:
- Chapter 1 Types of paper recommended for quilling
- Chapter 2 Basic tools required for quilling
- Chapter 3 Rolling the paper and basic shapes
- Chapter 4 Tips every beginner should know
- Chapter 5 Quilling designs you can make at home
- Appendix 1. How to make quilling paper
- Appendix 2. Types of paper and using recommendations
- Appendix 3. Metrical dimensions
- Appendix 4. Basic quilling shapes
- Appendix 5. Standard colours for quilling paper strips
- Appendix 6. Glossary
From passion to recognition, and then to independence
If you don’t know how to start, the book will show you how to take the first step forward. Through a light and friendly conversational style, the reader is directed step by step towards the way of transforming plain paper strips into basic forms (such as circle, square, triangle, marquise, crescent, bell, and many others).
The pleasant surprise the author has prepared for the deft reader consists in step-by-step instructions for realizing quilling models, which can be crafted at home even by those who just discovered this type of art.
Having a nice and easy pattern, you can now create flowers, butterflies, Christmas stars or earrings, surprising the people around you with your talent.
These models are ideal for crafting cards, decorating picture frames, gifts, the Christmas tree, and for decorating any kind of object that may catch your imagination.
And if you so desire, this edition can also be your support in teaching the people around you the craft that you, the reader, have already mastered either as a hobby or as the starting point for your own small business.
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Quilling BasicsQuilling BasicsDiscover the Magic World of Surprises in Quilling978-973-0-20172-7Alberta NealSilent Quilling127KindleEnglish
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