Skip to main content

Snowflake Quilling Workshop - Nov 29 & Dec 1

Snowflakes several different kinds and multiple sizes that can be hung as ornaments, put on tags used for gifts or attached to holiday cards.

Two workshops are being held:
November 29 - 6pm to 8pm
December 1 - 11am - ?

Participants can email me (staceysmile at with their questions about the workshop or if you want me to hold a seat for you.
Basic quilling will also be taught during this meeting time in case you are new to quilling.  If your stressed out about the holiday season come and enjoy this quilling class. Quilling can help you relax.
Cost: $20 for class, white quilling paper, quilling tool, photo copies of instructions, and a ziplock bag to carry home your projects.

I will be providing glue - Aleene's Crafty glue. The store will provide scissors or you can bring your own.

If you do not know what to do with your scrapbooking tags, or punched out tags bring them along with you. We will use them for this class. If you do not have any that is ok participants will be supplied them. The sizes of the tags fit the palm of your hand or bigger.

Location: Paper Crafters Unlimited, 568 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY 12061 phone number 518-512-5088, website


Popular posts from this blog

June 16, 2012 Teaching a Quilling Class

Saturday June 16, 2012
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Ages: 12 to Adult

Paper Crafters Unlimited Store
Location: 568 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, NY 12061
Phone number: (518) 512-5088
Website to Store:

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. The paper is wound around a quilling tool to create a basic coil shape. The paper is then glued at the tip and these shaped coils are arranged to form flowers, leaves, and various ornamental patterns similar to ironwork.

Children age 12 and older, teens and adults are welcome to attend. If your a beginner or at a higher level I can provide teaching and have the time to work on projects that are simple or that can challenge you.

PLEASE RSVP and there is a $5.00 reservation fee to sign up to reserve your seat.  You can call, email (staceysmile@gmail dot com), or stop by the store to reserve …

Quilling and Zentangle 3d Purple Doll

The 3d doll took me 11 hours to create her. I started first with the skirt and zentangled with a Bic purple pen and created the pattern from ideas online. I sketched it out first in pencil then erased the pencil marks and went over it in pen. The zentangle part took three hours just for the Bic pen part. Then I built the body around the skirt. The arms took the longest and struggled with them. I never add faces to the dolls because I am afraid I will mess it up and have to start it over. Quilling paper was used for the body. I used manila file folders and shredded my own strips for the skin tone. I had feathers at home so I cut some pieces off and added to the hat. The doll was finished on July 30, 2013.

Quilled guitar

I finally stopped procrastinating and followed through with a clients project she asked me to do a month ago. I used quilling paper to create a guitar. It is a 8 by 10 frame and fits the frame. It took 4 hours to create. Created 9/4/16

The second image is is what inspired me to create the guitar with the tulips. It is not my design it is a vector I found on the web.  I liked it and it helped motivate me to create.