Quilling colors

Creating flowers in the technique of quilling is the next stage of improvement in this art. Having learned to make flowers by paper-twisting, you can create amazing paintings that are not inferior to painting. Flowers in the technique of quilling - This level of skill, which requires no less zeal and patience than the initial elements of this art.

Learning to create a flower arrangement of paper strips is necessary from the simplest flower. The easiest way to make a rosebud. On a paper sheet of any red shade you need to draw a spiral, with at least five curls. Then along the line of curls should cut this spiral. The final touch is the use of a special quilling tool that will help roll up a paper strip into a neat flower bud. The edges must be bonded with glue.

If you make a few buds and put on the twigs of trees, you can get a delicate and original composition.

How to make a rose using quilling technique?

rose in the technique of quilling

How to make a rose using quilling technique?

A more complicated version of a rose can be made in the form of a full-fledged flower with a stem and leaves. Such a flower, in addition to basic materials, also requires the presence of a ruler, wax paper and pins.

From paper stripes for quilling red color, you need to form 5 “droplets” of large size. They need to be glued together, and then make another 5 "droplets" only smaller. They get small, if the workpiece is not too unwind. The smaller module must be fastened on top of the larger one and secured with glue. It will be a bud.

In order for the roses in the quilling technique to look beautiful, you need to properly arrange the stem. A long strip of any green shade is folded with an accordion, and the folds are held a little with pins. To get the twigs of the flower, you need to fold the paper strip V-shaped and twist its edges into a spiral. This twig can also be supplemented with a small rose bud, simply by twisting a red paper strip into a spiral and gluing the edges together. When all the elements are ready, they can be collected in one composition.

Chamomile making: master class

Making a chamomile using quilling technique: master class

There are schemes for making other colors, such as chamomile. To create such a flower, a lot of materials are not required, but it will take the development of a new technique of execution. On a paper strip of yellow color, which will imitate the middle of the daisy, you need to cut a small fringe from one end, and then twist the piece of paper into a tight roll. The ends need to be glued together, after which the scissors twist the edges of the fringe. This will be the middle of the flower.

Then from white thin paper strips make petals. Before you wind the paper on the tool, you need to walk on it with a fingernail. The resulting roll is inserted into one of the circles of the officer line, it is best to choose a nine-millimeter diameter. When it is unwound to the desired size, it is tipped with tweezers and glue the edges, and then pressed down in the form of a "drop". In this way, you need to make twelve petals, then glue them together and place the middle in the center of the circle. Chamomile in the quilling art technique, it only remains to be placed on the future postcard.

DIY flowers: what else can you do with quilling?

Flowers quilling

Quilling orchids

Flowers quilling do it yourself

gerbera quilling

  • To create a dandelion, stripes of 2 shades of the same color are required. It is best to choose different tones of yellow. You will also need green paper that goes on the petals, and the harvested paper, also green, from which you can make the stems.
  • The width of the bands for the buds should be 3.5 cm, their length should coincide with the size of A4 paper. You need to take 3 paper strips (2 orange and 1 yellow), roll them along in half and put them into each other. Then cut the petals, their diameter is very small - 0.5 mm. Separate the strips with tweezers and gently twist, gluing the edges. You need to twist the strips alternately, winding one over the other, and then unbend the petals. To better fix such flowers, they can be glued together at the bottom.
  • The leaves are made of green rectangle. It is folded in half, put on a ruler and cut a semicircle. In order to get a realistic likeness of a leaf, you need to roll it up for a short time with an accordion. From the harvested paper twisted stems. At their ends you can glue small dandelions, consisting of a single layer of paper with a fringe. The finished elements spread on the paper and form the composition.

For the manufacture of cloves need wide paper green and red. In the first insert a wooden skewer, twisted into the stem and glue the edges. From red paper make a wide strip and cut vertically, as a voluminous version of a dandelion. Wrap a strip on the stem, glue, and then straighten the petals. If you make diagonal cuts on the red strip, you can get a slightly different version of the stud. You can add flowers with leaves, which are made from folded in half thin paper strips. Such carnations can not only be attached to paper, but also presented as a bouquet and even put in a vase.

If you want to create elegant flowers out of paper with your own hands, then quilling is a great solution. This is a delicate and beautiful art, whose works delight and fascinate many. Due to small efforts, patience and diligence, asters, lilies, cornflowers, sunflowers, poppies, daffodils and other amazing flowers are born. Even a beginner can handle the basics of this technique. Quilling allows you to create luxurious bouquets, which, unlike fresh flowers, will delight the eye for years.

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