At AllFreePaperCrafts, paper quilling is a big deal. If you don’t know how to quill paper, there’s no better time to learn than in summer. Stunning paper filigree designs can be used for cards, home decor, jewelry, and as embellishments for other crafts or gifts. This delicate craft technique is unbelievably creative and alluring. Want to see how creative and alluring? Check out our most popular collection, How to Quill Paper: 40+ Free Paper Quilling Patterns. Because summer has such beautiful imagery, such as the sun, beaches, flowers, and butterflies, there are a lot of quilling art designs associated with this exciting season. Use these summer quilling ideas to create a homemade card for a loved one or to create some necklaces or boxes for your jewelry. As delicate as quilling paper, when quilled and adhered, it becomes quite sturdy.
Below you will find some breathtaking paper quilling ideas that involve summer themes. You can make them today (believe us, it will be difficult to wait once you’ve seen them!) or make them in the colder months in preparation for the beautiful days of summertime. Once you’ve seen these projects, you’ll be on the lookout for more, so take a look at the rest of the brilliant paper quilling ideas found on AllFreePaperCrafts. They range from beginner to advanced, so no matter your skill level, you’ll find something to create.
12 Perfect Paper Quilling Ideas for Summer
Quilling Designs: Butterflies
Butterflies are a favorite amongst our readers, especially paper quillers. There are few things more impressive than the detail found in butterfly wings, which is why it’s a popular subject for quilling art. From an impressive piece of DIY home decor to stunning handmade cards for any occasion, these butterfly crafts are must-makes.
- Butterfly Summer in a Jar
- Radiant Quilled Butterfly
- Beautiful Quilled Monarch Butterfly
- How to Quill a Paper Butterfly
Floral Quilling Ideas
FLOWERS! Who doesn’t love walking outside to see a bunch of blooming flowers? Summer is one of the best times of the years to head out to the garden and plant or pick pretty flowers. From perfectly summery DIY cards to a truly impressive floral quilled picture frame, you will love what paper projects you see below.
- Pretty Quilled Vase and Teacup Embellishment
- Pretty In Pink Scalloped Rose Card
- Simple Quilled Daisy Card
- Quilled Flowers Card
- Summer Bloom Quilled Flowers Frame
Quilling Art: Just Beachy
Sun, bathing suits, beach balls, swimming, lounging on a towel, building sand castles. Oh, just thinking of the beach makes most people want to get up and head out right then and there. These paper quilling projects are reminiscent of those days by the lake or on the coast. Family vacations or those impromptu days at the beach. Make these paper crafts and be instantly reminded of the summer.
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