What kind of paper is best for Quilling?

Is construction paper good for quilling?

A high quality children’s construction paper can be suitable for quilling: it’s usually thick and the colors are vibrant. I cut paper using a craft knife and a metal ruler, several sheets at a time, as I wrote in Quilling Basics. … I also use the colored paper from IKEA’s MÅLA packs.

How long are quilling strips?

A standard 8.5″ x 11″ paper is the easiest to find, but most quilling patterns use strips that are 17″ or longer. If you can find the larger size to cut, it will be slightly easier for follow-along projects. If not, however, don’t sweat it! A little glue is all you need to get the correct size.

Can you make paper flowers without a quilling tool?

Do you need a quilling tool for these Cricut flowers? You don’t need a quilling tool to maker paper flowers but they can help you get the flower started more easily. … That said, if you’re going to be making a lot of paper flowers, or want to be able to make them especially quickly, having a quilling tool can be helpful!

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