Advanced Quilling Techniques: Design Transfer, On-Edge Quilling, and Mounting Workshop
Start Date: October 09, 2021
End Date: October 09, 2021

This workshop is for students who have taken an introductory quilling course (or have equivalent quilling experience) and would like to expand their skills further. Working with 1/4" paper, we will focus on the following techniques used in more advanced designs:






—How to transfer key design elements, such as pattern outlines and placement markers, to your quilling surface; also tips for finding and adapting suitable designs.

—How to do on-edge quilling (quilling with a single, unrolled strip of paper). On-edge quilling is used to outline shapes and create lettering, and is also used as a fill technique in many contemporary designs. You will receive several patterns (tree, butterfly, and heart) and choose one to outline and create as your in-class project.

—How to mount your finished piece in a frame or shadowbox; also tips for adapting a design to a particular frame or mat size. You will receive a 5x7” shadowbox to mount your in-class project.

A Materials Kit fee of $15 PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR when class meets provides you with 1/4" paper in assorted colors, practice surfaces, patterns, and shadowbox. Students are expected to bring the items in the Supply List. BYO sack lunch for a SHORT on-site lunch break.

Supply List: Please bring the following items from your introductory course:

  • -slotted quilling tool with embossing tool (small metal ball tip) at other end
  • -detail scissors
  • -awl (needle tool)
  • -tweezers
  • -quilling comb
  • -ruler
  • -needle-nose glue applicator with Lineco Neutral pH Adhesive or PVA glue of similar quality
  • -cup with sponge or paper towel (to keep tip of glue bottle moist)
  • -wax paper or cling wrap
  • -shape template board
  • -snowflake grid
  • -paper or plastic plate (for holding glue)
  • -old plastic card (such as a hotel key card, loyalty card, or credit card) (also for holding glue)
  • -straight pins
  • -OPTIONAL: Instructor will demo how to use an iPad as a small light table. Bring your iPad or similar tablet, with a charger, if you’d like to try this technique during class.

 

THE ARTS CENTER CARES ABOUT YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY, THEREFORE, MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF.

Price: $60
Member Price: $40

Advanced Quilling Techniques: Design Transfer, On-Edge Quilling, and Mounting Workshop

$60.00

Seats Available: 3
DAYS & TIMES
Sat, 09 Oct 2021
10:00 am
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02:00 pm
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OUR LOCATION

Johns Creek Arts Center 6290 Abbotts Bridge Road, Bldg. 700 Johns Creek, GA