What is another very popular quilling technique that uses a quilling comb?
Loop based quilling
Loop based quilling – Another very popular technique, this requires the use of a quilling comb. It helps you achieve different shapes and and a unique looks which cannot be achieved by making coils using a slotted tool.
What is quilling art?
Quilling or paper filigree is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. Quilling starts with rolling a strip of paper into a coil and then pinching the coil into shapes that can be glued together.
What kind of comb do you use for quilling?
Combs can be used for curling strips of paper for making interesting patterns in paper quilling art. It is a paper quilling technique that is easy to learn. Any kind of comb can be used – paper quilling comb, afro comb, an onion holder or a normal hair comb.
How do you make a quilling pattern with paper?
Bend the paper under and back to the left side of the comb and wrap the prong next to the previous loop on the left. Continue to wrap around the prongs until the quilling paper is twirled around the comb. When finished looping, apply a little glue to the end of the paper strip and stick it to the coil. Trim off the excess paper if necessary.
What do you need to make a quilling coil?
The shapes are a lot bigger, too, and not proportional to my other quilling designs. This is an awesome way of making a great-looking coil with little loops in the centre. All you need are some quilling paper, a comb and glue. Start somewhere in the middle of the comb.
What’s the best way to make a quilled design?
Start somewhere in the middle of the comb. First step..insert the quilling paper around a prong, at one end of the green paper that is joined to the blue paper. Next, start wrapping the green paper around a prong on the left of the starting point, then on the right and so forth.