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Sunday, August 12, 2012

Quilled Leaf Sprig Tutorial - New Quilling Technique





This tutorial is on how to make the leaf like sprig I made for this design Flowers & Twigs. You may use this technique freely, my only request is to give a link to this blog when you use it so that others may benefit too.




 Step 1
Take either one strip or 2 light/dark strips and a comb and thread the strip below 2 teeth and over 2 teeth and down. Turn the comb to the side where the strip came out .
Step 2 
Loop it back and glue it on the  flat side with the tiniest bit of glue.  If you are using 2 strips make sure both strips are glued. Now fold the strip forward and take it under 2 teeth and over 2 teeth and down again, loop it back and paste on the flat side same as before.
After 1st loop is pasted
second loop folded but not pasted
After 2 loops are pasted
 
 Step 3
Continue the process till you get the sprig the size you want. Remove from comb. It should look like the pic below. You can see where I have looped and glued and then folded forward as this makes up the stalks of the leaves.

Removed from comb after 2 loops (leaves) are pasted


Completed one side


 Step 4
Repeat the process with a separate set of strips and then paste them both together to form the leaf sprig as shown below.

After both half sprigs are pasted


11 comments:

  1. Great leaves, thanks for sharing!!!

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  2. Hi Mihaela and Gordana thanks for the appreciation.

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  3. Thanks a lot.. the new instructions are really helpful.. thanks for the new technique..

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  4. Thanks for the feedback Nimisha. Happy quilling.

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  5. lovely idea but would love to have video tutorials this is too confusing
    thanks

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    1. Would love to do one but I'm on a limited internet bandwidth so will not be able to upload it.

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  6. nice tutorial thanks for sharing
    anandhi

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  7. So easy when you know how! Thanks so much :) Maureen

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  8. merci pour les tutos c'est superbe !

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