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Quilling is a very nice technique that I learned when I was little and although I really liked it, I stopped doing it after a short time (like most things I did!). Luckily I tend to keep everything, and when I recently started to think about trying it again, I remembered that I still had the quilling tool that I got back then!

So here is the first quilling creation I've made in years!
The shapes you can make with this technique are endless so you can really have fun creating your own. It's also perfect to do with kids because it's so simple to do! 
Since I love snow and snowflakes, I decided to make snowflake decorations for my Christmas tree and I am going to show you how to make a couple in this Instructable. They are actually 2 snowflakes in one!
I hope you enjoy it!*

*and if you do, please vote :D thank you!
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Step 1: What you need

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  • a sheet of white A4 paper (the one you use for printing)
  • slotted quilling tool
  • white glue and painting brush
  • scissors or cutter
  • pencil
  • ruler

Step 2: Make the strips

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The first you have to do is dividing your piece of paper in stripes.
The stripes must be 0,5 cm (0.19 inches) large and as long as the longest side of the sheet of paper.
It's very important that you make all the strips the same width so use a ruler and a pencil to do this.

When you are done making all your strips you have to cut them.
I started cutting them using scissors but after the first strip I actually used a cutter because I realized that it would have been much faster!

Try to be as accurate as possible in this step.
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mangse made it!5 months ago
I made it! such a Nice and East-to-read instructable ?? I made another one with The techniques after ? Quilling is really fun! Thanks for introducing me ??
lindarose92 (author)  mangse5 months ago

Wow, what a great job you did!! :D I love the other one you made, it's gorgeous! I'm so happy that my instructable inspired you to try quilling, thanks for sharing!

Thank you so much ! :D I can't quite seem to stop, next up; colours! ;D
lindarose92 (author)  mangse5 months ago

I'm so glad about it! Have fun! :)

mangse mangse5 months ago
Well my emojiis dissapeared, but they were smiling :D
MMSSS16 months ago
it's nice
MMSSS1 MMSSS16 months ago
Do you make another project?
lindarose92 (author)  MMSSS16 months ago

Definitely, but I don't know when yet. Hopefully I will publish more soon...I need more inspiration ;)

lindarose92 (author)  MMSSS16 months ago

It's VERY nice, maybe even better than mine! :)

MMSSS1 made it!6 months ago
i make it
it is easy but need a attention
When the paste together get difficulty a few.

it's not completely
I will compete it. ?

It is really beautiful.
lindarose92 (author)  MMSSS16 months ago

Thank you so much for sharing it with me, it turned out beautiful!! I am sorry, I can't understand what you mean exactly, but I'm glad that you were able to do it and the result is great :)

Linda... your craft ideas are just super awesome. Congratulations for your winning, so happy :)

lindarose92 (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya1 year ago

Said by someone as talented as you, it's even a bigger compliment to me, thank you so much Tarun! :)

drobles71 year ago
This is so cool!!!
I wonder how it looks with different colors?
lindarose92 (author)  drobles71 year ago
I'm sure it would look good as well, maybe even better! :)
Going to add this to the front of a card and write on the inside. Thanks can't wait to try these. Going to make 6.
lindarose92 (author)  simplebotics1 year ago
It sounds so nice! Please post a picture of it here if you can, I'd be happy to see it :)
i love it, have to make some
lindarose92 (author)  Yashfa Zafar1 year ago
Thank you! :)
What an easy, classy inexpensive project. I'm anxious to try these. Thank you
lindarose92 (author)  joobanjanis1 year ago
Oh thank you so much! I hope you have fun making them :)
antoniraj1 year ago
lindarose92 (author)  antoniraj1 year ago
Thanks! :)
BigRed19731 year ago
I cannot wait to try this!! Thank you so much for posting. An inexpensive and beautiful craft, two wonderful things indeed!
lindarose92 (author)  BigRed19731 year ago
Oh you are so kind, thank you so much! :)
awesome decoration!
lindarose92 (author)  andrea biffi1 year ago
Thank you!
sabu.dawdy1 year ago
OMG this is a beauty linda..
lindarose92 (author)  sabu.dawdy1 year ago
Oh thank you very much! :)
It looks perfect! great work Linda :)
lindarose92 (author)  Muhaiminah Faiz1 year ago
Thank you so much Muhaiminah!
You did an amazing job explaining the different coils!!! I cannot wait to try this. Thank you !!!
lindarose92 (author)  oliviastewart1 year ago
Oh thank you so much! I tried my best to make everything clear :) Have fun!
They're beautiful!
lindarose92 (author)  emilyvanleemput1 year ago
Thank you Emily!!
Thank you so much for making this instruct able, about 3 new ideas thanks to it :D
lindarose92 (author)  emilyvanleemput1 year ago
Wow, you are a creativity factory!! :D I can't wait to see what you make!
HollyMann1 year ago
wow - love them! :)
lindarose92 (author)  HollyMann1 year ago
Thank you Holly! :)
This is great! I'm going to do this with my 5 & 6 year old daughters.
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