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Three-Dimensional Quilling Project

Complete Step-by-Step Instructions
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
Colored paper red, orange
Quilling paper strips, 6mm wide
Quilling paper strips, 3mm wide
orange, brown, red
Quilling paper strips, 1.5mm wide
Slotted quilling tool
Wite cra!t glue
1: $oll a tigt coil using a 1.%m long
6mm wide strip. &ou migt need to
'oin se(eral strips to acie(e te
required lengt. )or instance, si*
strips i! +ou use ,3-cm long strips.
2: .lue down te end and take te coil
o!! te tool. Create a bell /i(e, cup0
sape b+ gentl+ pressing te center
o! te coil wit +our !inger or tumb.
3: Coat te inside o! te bell wit glue.
1ake anoter bell similarl+. 2ut te
two bells aside.
3! +ou don4t a(e quilling paper, +ou ma+ use an+ colored paper to cut suitable strips.
5 wooden tootpick or cocktail stick can be used instead o! a slotted tool !or tis
pro'ect. Cut a slit into its end to make rolling te coils easier.
Conversion table appro!"#:
66 15cm 57%6 1.5cm 17386 1mm
1-6 85cm 1
7%6 3.5cm 17166 1.5mm
186 3-cm 86 5cm 17%6 3mm
896 6-cm 8
796 :cm 1796 6mm
6 !eet 1.%m 96 1-cm 57%6 15mm
2age 8 o! %
&ou 'ill nee(:
Lion: 3D Quilling Project
*: "o make te bod+, +ou will need a
3-cm long 3.5cm wide strip. $oll te
strip around a pen to create a tube.
"en !ree te tube and let te paper
unroll until its diameter matces te
diameter o! te bells made in steps
+: .lue down te edge, appl+ a tin
coating o! adesi(e o(er te rims o!
te tube and attac te two bells to
its ends.
,: 1ake a <teardrop< quilling sape
using a 3-cm /appro*.0 long 6mm
wide strip.
-: 5dere te teardrop to te bod+
close to its end as sown in te
pictures. 3t will make te lion4s rear
.: =o te same on te opposite side o!
te bod+ !or anoter ip.
/: Create a paw> start wit a teardrop,
ten press it in te middle and pinc
te teardrop4s rounded end a little.
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
10: )inis making a leg b+ adering te
paw made in te pre(ious step to a
11: $epeat steps ? and 1- !or te oter
12: )or te !ront legs, make two <e+e<
sapes using two 3-cm long 6mm
wide strips.
13: 5ttac te @e+es6 to te bod+ at
bot sides, one opposite te oter,
in line wit te rear legs.
1*: 1ake a paw as in step ? and adere
it to te upper part o! a !ront leg.
1+: =o te same o! te oter !ront leg.
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
1,: Aere4s wat te bod+ wit !our legs
sould look like.
1-: "o make te tail, create a spiral b+
rolling a 6mm wide strip along a
tootpick or cocktail stick. Cut o!!
te e*cess strip. "e lengt o! a
tootpick is su!!icient.
1.: 1ake si* 3-cm long 1.5cm wide red
strips, stack tem and cut a !ringe.
1/: Cut a 5cm long piece o!! te !ringe
and roll it around te tool.
20: .lue down te end. &ou4(e made te
tu!t o! te lion4s tail.
21: "ake te tu!t o!! te tool and adere
it to te tail end.
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
22: 5ttac te tail to te bod+. 23: 1ake a bell sape as described in
steps 1 troug 3, ten glue a 85cm
long !ringe around te bell, using te
piece o! !ringe le!t a!ter making te
2*: &ou4(e obtained a @!lower6 tat will
be used to create te lion4s !ace and
2+: Bpen up te @petals6 o! te @!lower6
b+ pressing tem down and out.
2,: "e !inal sape sould look like in
te picture abo(e.
2-: Coin te !i(e !ringed strips togeter.
$oll te resulting strip around te
tool to create a tu!t as in steps 1?
and 8-. .lue down its end. "is time
te tu!t will be muc ticker toug.
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
2.: .entl+ press in te center wit +our
tumb or !inger.
2/: 5ppl+ a coating o! adesi(e on te
inside o! te sape.
30: 5ttac te @!lower6 made in step 86. 31: &ou4re almost done wit te lion4s
32: $oll a 15cm long 6mm wide orange
strip and sape a al! circle to make
an ear. Similarl+ make te oter ear.
33: 5dere te ears to te ead
between te !ront and rear parts o!
te mane.
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Lion: 3D Quilling Project
3*: $oll a 6mm wide strip into a barrel
and attac it to te ead to make
te lion4s neck. Dse te piece le!t
a!ter making te tail /step 1:0.
3+: Eow take te ead !ace down and
press te !ringe down and out wit
+our tumbs to !lu!! up te mane.
3,: 5ppl+ adesi(e to te bottom o! te
neck to attac te ead to te bod+.
3-: "is is wat te lion looks like now.
3t4s almost !inised, e*cept !or its
3.: $oll two black tigt coils !or te e+es
using 1-cm long 1.5mm wide strips.
)or te nose, use a 1-cm long 3mm
wide brown strip. )or te ceeks use
3-cm long 3mm wide orange strips,
and, !or te mout, a :cm long
1.5mm piece o! red strip.
3/: 5rrange te elements to create te
lion4s !ace, ten add wiskers. )or
te wiskers cut eigt 1*15mm
strips and adere tem to te
ceeks, !our on eac side.
The lion's taking a rest after a
heavy meal >0
2age % o! %