Quilled Bug in a Jar

Project Description

What inspired your paper craft project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Quilled Bug in a Jar Link to website or photo www.suzyssitcom.com/2011/07/feature-friday-quilled-bug-in-jar.html What are you most proud of? It almost looks real. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Buy a quilling tool. Good tools make life so much easier. Tutorial can be found at http://www.suzyssitcom.com/2011/07/feature-friday-quilled-bug-in-jar.html

What you will need

  • Pickle jar
  • colored cardstock
  • styrofoam
  • glue
  • quilling tool

Q&A with suzy6281

ChristineE asked:
Wonderful!! What a lot of work!!
suzy6281 answered:
dorothy m asked:
I have doing quilling quite awhile. I am so glad it is coming back in style. I get inspired by seeing others work. Yours is beautiful. I know how much work goes into it, You are so right about needing the proper tools and the cost really isn't bad considering what other crafts can cost. The end product is soworth it.
suzy6281 answered:
Thanks so much! Yes, quilling is an inexpensive hobby and it is amazing how many things can be done with paper!
june46 asked:
I can't get pattern for Quilled Bug in a jar!!
suzy6281 answered:
The link was broken. I fixed it
june46 asked:
whats the styrafoam for?
suzy6281 answered:
I used half a styrofoam ball in the bottom of the jar and covered it with moss. The tutorial gives more details.
smartone asked:
This is ADORABLE...
suzy6281 answered:
Thank you so much!