Quilling Butterflies Pattern


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Quilling Butterflies Pattern

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • quilling loose scrolls
  • quilling loose coils
  • quilling coils

Pattern Description:

Learn how to quill butterflies as exquisite as the real thing. Ideal for decorating greeting cards, keepsake boxes, or any other flat surface. Quilling these delicate wings makes such an enchanting unique gift.

Instead of written measurements, I provide visual diagrams of the exact quilling paper length to cut, where to fold, and even the order in which to glue. Suggested for quillers who have achieved basic shapes.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • butterflies are about 2"


  • quilling tool (slotted or needle)
  • glue
  • quilling paper

You Will Also Need:

  • tweezers (optional)
  • toothpicks
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • pins
  • scrap paper
  • cardboard
  • wax paper
  • corkboard

About Designer

About Designer

Cecelia Louie on craftsy.com

I'm a graphic designer by day and a paper enthusiast by night. I enjoy giving quilling and die cutting a new twist.

I have been published in:
- Pretty Quilled Cards
- All Things Paper (Tuttle)
- The New Encyclopedia of Origami & Papercraft Techniques (Running Press)

To view my latest project, please visit my blog:

My Etsy shop is Paper ...

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