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« on: May 13, 2008 12:20:10 PM »

and I mean paper quilling.  I do a fair bit of it come the winter holidays, and wondered if I'm as weird as anyone who catches me doing it says I am?

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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2008 01:49:29 PM »

I learned how to a little while ago. I use it sometime in my collage and scrapbooking. Smiley
« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2008 10:06:06 AM »

I'm a quiller.   Cheesy   I got into it in high school when I found a kit in the dollar store, and now make cards, ornaments, and jewelry.  I'd love to see some other work!  Minow, have you posted pictures of anything you've made?

Where do you get paper, by the way?  Do you cut your own or buy pre-cut strips?
« Reply #3 on: June 17, 2008 08:37:02 PM »

There is some really great stuff out there but you don't see it a lot?

I am really interested to have a go though.

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« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2008 08:42:59 PM »

I use to do quilling awhile back.But I lost my supplies so I haven't done it in awhile.If I had supplies I definently would get back into it.But I can't afford the supplies. Cry

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« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2008 06:39:20 PM »

I used to as a kid, and keep meaning to pick up more paper.  The paper for it at my craft store is amazingly cheap- if anybody wants some Nova Scotian quilling paper, we can personal swap, haha! 

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« Reply #6 on: June 28, 2008 07:38:47 AM »

I dont quill..but I think its really beautiful.
Id love to try it someday.
I dont think your weird at all!

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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2008 08:06:04 AM »

I quill.  I have a few pieces I've done in the paper thread.  I don't think it is weird at all.  I sometimes make fun of myself b/c if someone gives me a compliment I think, "I just roll up paper, how artsy is that?"  But I've made some different types of things that I've usually seen and the people on craftster seem to really like the concept of quilling and have given me a lot of ideas.  I got started a couple of years ago and really used the quilledcreations.com website a lot at first..but like everyone else, then I started doing my own thing...however it is a great place for information and supplies.
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