Introduction: Paper Quilling Baby Footprints

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Cute quilling baby footprints design

This design can be used to decorate a greeting card for a young lady who is expecting a child or for parents to remember them the blessing they have received with each of their children.

Step 1:

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Needed tools:

  • 4 strips of paper (20 cm/8")
  • 2 strips of paper (10 cm/4")
  • 8 strips of paper (5 cm/2")
  • glue
  • slotted tool
  • needle tool
  • circle sizer ruler
  • tweezers (optional)

Step 2:

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Insert a strip of paper (20 cm/8") into the slotted tool.

Start rolling the paper strip.

Step 3:

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This is a tight circle.

Remove the tight circle from the tool.

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Place the coil into the Circle Sizer Ruler (Size3) and let it expand. Then take it out.

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Glue the end of the strip.

Hold the loose circle between your fingers to help it glue.

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Hold the loose circle between your fingers and with the other hand pinch a point on it.

This is a quilled teardrop shape.

Repeat the process until you have 4 curved teardrops.

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Next, take the 2 strips of paper (10 cm/4") and create two tight circles.

These are the two tight cirles.

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Use the 8 strips of paper (5 cm/2") and create eight tight circles.

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Arrange the pieces as above.


AnnaM114 (author)2016-12-17

very cute.

parisusa (author)2016-07-01


Quilling by Ana (author)parisusa2016-10-10


TheMasterChef (author)2016-06-30

Adorable for a baby shower!

You're right! These are very cute. :)

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Bio: I live in the amazing country of Romania, in Western Europe. I started doing quilling in 2011. Quilling is the art of curling strips of ... More »
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