Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Creative Paper Quilling Blog Hop

Welcome to the blog hop for the release of the new book Creative Paper Quilling now available at both Custom Quilling and Annie's!
Mention this blog when placing your order at Custom Quilling and you'll receive a free gift!


Featuring many talented quillers, including CQ Design Team alumni Ann Martin, Heidi Bishop, and Susan Custer. You can check out their past design in the CQ Newsletter archives and free patterns.

Creative Paper Quilling is filled with ideas for jewelry, cards, wall art, and much more, a must have for quillers. Charlotte Canup also has a stunning Wrought Iron Cross pattern in the book and she just happens to be the next stop.
So hop on over to Charlotte Canup blog The Art of Quilling to check out what she has going on.

Keep on quillin'
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Thursday, October 24, 2013

New Quilling Dies

Custom Quilling is offering a selection of new dies from Cheery Lynn.

This Small Heart Lollipop Fringe die can be enhanced by coloring the heart tips.
Two Lollipop Fringes in small and medium

Baby's Breath Die tiny flowers that are so easy to make!

Last but certainly not least is the Tiny Flower Set makes endless flowers!

Custom Quilling continues our effort to offer the latest in quilling and paper art, we hope you will stop by for a visit!
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Friday, October 11, 2013

New Quilling Book & DVD

Just in at Custom Quilling a new quilling book and instructional DVD!
First up is a DVD Quilling made Easy Class....

Learn to quill at your own pace and from the comfort of home with this step-by-step video class!

Next we have the new book Creative Paper Quilling....


Join Ann Martin, Susan Custer and other accomplished quilling artists as they share expert technique information, helpful tips and eye-catching designs that are sure to appeal to crafters of all skill levels in this newly publish book.
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Monday, October 7, 2013

Win a $25 Gift Certificate to Custom Quilling

During the month of October Custom Quilling is holding a contest for a $25 gift certificate to our store. There are many ways to enter and yes multiple entries are permitted! To view all the ways please visit Current Contest.

Good luck everyone!

The winner of the October contest is....... Jennifer from the UK. Congrats Jennifer!!! Check your email for the notification.
The November contest has been posted.... good luck everyone! http://www.customquillingbydenise.com/shop/current-contest-i-24.html
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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Beautiful Paper Birds: Easy-to-Make Lifelike Models

Custom Quilling is pleased to present a new paper craft kit, Beautiful Paper Birds.

Four favorite North American backyard bird species take flight! Inside this inspiring kit you'll find everything needed to create 16 beautiful bluebirds, perky cardinals, lovely goldfinches, and delicate nuthatches. In addition to 36 pre-printed project sheets and one bottle of glue, an enclosed instruction book contains detailed illustrated directions for cutting, gluing, and folding the birds.

Johan Scherft is an artist and paper engineer based in Leiden, the Netherlands. His three-dimensional bird models, along with his drawings, earned Scherft a place at the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague, from which he graduated in 1993. His work has appeared in numerous exhibitions, including the Petit Gallery in Amsterdam.

Stop by Custom Quiling to check out all the craft kits offered, we are sure you will find that perfect kit!
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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Two New Quilling Books

Custom Quilling Supplies just received two new quilling instruction books:
Christmas Quilling by Elizabeth Moad will inspire those new to paper quilling and give the more experienced crafters new ideas with 60 classic, stylish and modern quilled designs. This is an ideal source of ideas from which to gain inspiration for all your Christmas cards.

Quilled Birds, Bugs & Butterflies, 60 designs by Elizabeth Moad offer a rich resource of ideas from which to draw inspiration to make cards for any occasion, from a child's birthday to a wedding anniversary. Clear step-by-step instructions and practical tips reveal how to create fun and easy-to-make quilled features for cards and tags suitable for all abilities.

Both are must have additions to your quilling library!
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Tuesday, July 9, 2013

New Quilling Strip Sampler From Paplin

Just arrived at Custom Quilling "The Pack"

One 1/8 x 11 strip of each of the Paplin 120 color line, including specialty papers. The Pack includes a color guide for the quilling strips and fun facts.

Also new is a mini guide board, perfect for quilling on the go... so easy to pack!

This 4.5" x 8" mini guide board will aid in creating uniform coil sizes.
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Friday, June 28, 2013

Paper Shaping Tools & Piercing Mat

New at Custom Quilling Paper Shaping Tools & Piercing Mat.
• 1” Slotted Paper Rolling / Piercing Tool
• 12mm / 4mm Ball Stylus
• Right Angle Tweezers - ergonomic design 
• Firm Piercing / Veining Mat

1” Slotted Rolling / Piercing Tool:
• Create rolled flowers and add curves to larger shapes
• Pierce flower centers to insert stems or stamens
• Pierce patterns in paper, holes for stitching and brads
 12mm/4mm Stylus:
• Cover more area faster when softening paper shapes
• Use to add ink dots in 2 sizes

Right Angle Tweezers:
• Easily pick up and hold small embellishments
• Allows more accurate placement

Piercing / Veining Mat:
• Piercing mat is 6-1/4x8-3/4x1/4 inches
• Firm surface to easily add veining to leaves
• Pierce decorative patterns on paper

The tools are marked for easy identification, with easy Grip handles for added comfort... these are the perfect addition to McGill Paper Blossoms Punches and a must have for your tool collection!
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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

How to Make 100 Paper Flowers

Just in at Custom Quilling a new book for creating paper flowers.
Learn how to make 100 beautiful flowers, from lifelike to fanciful, with How to Make 100 Paper Flowers! These creations are perfect for weddings and other celebrations, and this comprehensive guide brings you a wide variety of techniques and styles. Step-by-step instructions are accompanied by color photos and diagrams; techniques include general crafting (cut, shape, and glue), origami, and quilling. All patterns are included! Color your world and satisfy your craft cravings with delightful, handmade, paper flowers.

About The Author: For Maria Noble, making flowers is a lifelong passion that began as a child watching her mother and aunt run a floral business. Using innovative methods, they made beautiful flowers from fabric, paper, and other materials for weddings and other special events. Maria started her own business ten years ago, incorporating her inherited skills and exploring ideas of her own to create new, distinctive flowers. The business has flourished, and now her exquisite flowers are sought out by consumers and businesses nationwide, including leading event planners in New York and Los Angeles. Her flowers have been featured in various magazines and on popular websites.
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Monday, May 20, 2013

Translucent Vellum Quilling Strips

This highly functional paper is perfect for quilling and paper folding projects alike.
Overall total length of paper is 24 3/4” long.
Translucent Vellum is not to be confused with Parchment paper.
Coming in a array of colors, perfect for adding that unique look to your projects!
Here's a sample done by Custom Quilling Design Team member Paula.
Stop by Custom Quilling to check out all the colors available.
Also recommended is Zip Dry Paper Glue for use on tricky vellum and pearlized strips.
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Friday, May 10, 2013

Quilled Animals With Twirly Q's

Looking for an activity to share with kids... why not make these cute creatures together?

Make irresistibly cute creatures from colorful cardboard strips. Simply wind the strips into coils, press onto the Klutz-custom shaping tool, and assemble with glue. Then add your own flourishes to bring to life a sweet mouse, a spunky octopus, or a decidedly plump bunny (to name a few).

Stop by Custom Quilling to check out all kits to bring out the creativity in your child! 
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013

New Dies Arrived at Custom Quilling

Just in new dies by artist Susan Tierney-Cockburn, these will have you making realist flowers in no time!

There a just of few of the stunning flower that can be created.

This versatile Tool Kit includes 8 essential tools.

 Plastic Flower Pot Trays allow flowers to keep their form while drying.

Stop by Custom Quilling to see the whole line of dies!
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Thursday, April 18, 2013

Paper Blooms at Custom Quilling

Custom Quilling is please to offer Paper Bloom by Jeffery Rudell!

Craft 25 sophisticated paper flower designs that can be used as home; party; and wedding decorations with a fresh; contemporary style. These unique projects have been created by accomplished paper artist Jeffrey Rudell; whose work has been featured at Tiffany & Co. and The New York Botanical Garden; as well as in the pages of Elle D├ęcor; Brides; and Good Housekeeping magazines. Full size patterns and hundreds of step-by-step photos make it easy for you to construct the components: the various stems; petals; and foliage
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Monday, April 8, 2013

More New Quilling Dies

Just in at Custom Quilling a selection of dies for quilled flowers and more.
Chrysanthemum Die 
Shasta Daisy Die

Sweet William Die
Trellis Die
4 Vases Die
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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Two New Quilling Dies

Two new quilling dies have been added to Custom Quilling selection, first up is the Dahlia and Daisy Die.

And the next is the versatile Leaves and Lilies die

Both would make a great addition to your die collection, make sure to stop by Custom Quilling to see the full selection of quilling dies!
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Thursday, March 21, 2013

Quilling Designs Original Booklet

A updated version of the Quilling booklet from Designs Original. Includes step by step instructions, shape charts, photos, and more. Bonus techniques include husking, fringing, spiraling and folding.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Fringing Tools

Back in stock at Custom Quilling the easy to use fringe scissors by Martha Stewart.
Fringe Scissors- Package contains 1 pair of scissors with 5 non-stick blades. Now you can cut perfectly even fringe. Great for making grass or perhaps hair/fur, confetti and even shredding paper. Each pair has ergonomic soft-grip handles. Approximately 8"

We also stock both 45 and 90 degree fringers from leading manufacturers. Click here to learn about both types of fringers and a free fringed pattern.

Along with a selection of fringe dies.

What ever your price range or level of expertise Custom Quilling has the tool!

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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Cherry Lynn Dies

Custom Quilling is pleased to announce we now carry Cherry Lynn Dies... perfect with all your quilled creations! Offered are wide range of both quilling and floral dies for your favorite table top machines (Big Shot, Cuttlebug, Wizard, Epic, Revolution & Big Kick).

Build a Flower 3 Die

A number of dies for creating fringed flowers.

Dies for creating roses.
Floral dies.

Dies for making boxes which can be decorated with quilling! 

Even one for cutting your own quilling strips.

Stop by Custom Quilling to see all the latest dies and demo videos.
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Envelobox Creator

Looking for a way to mail your quilled or 3D cards? Custom Quilling has the answer...

The Envelobox Creator scoreboard! Add the finishing touches to your three-dimensional hand crafted cards by packaging them in matching envelopes. This tool can be transform any sheet of regular or patterned cardstock or paper into any one of hundreds of different envelope sizes ranging up to 8” x 8” and up to 1” deep, perfect for all your quilled creations!
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Monday, March 18, 2013

Blooming Beauties Spiral Flowers Quilling Kit

Custom Quilling is pleased to introduce a new kit...  Blooming Beauties!
The spiral blossom is one of the most popular techniques. Now with this kit you can create your own floral beauties!

 Here's a few ideas for uses of these beauties...

The kit includes the Spiral Blossoms Template, text-weight paper sheets and instructions, you'll be creating these blooms in no time!
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