Do you need special paper for Quilling?

Can you quill with regular paper?

All slotted tools will work with regular weight paper strips. However, if you wish to work with cardstock weight paper, then you might have trouble fitting the paper into the slot. Look for a slotted tool with a slightly larger opening so you will be able to work with heavier weight papers.

What supplies do you need for paper quilling?

Essential supplies include paper strips (either pre-cut or cut yourself), a slotted tool for coiling, adhesive for gluing the quilled shapes down, and a surface to display your artwork. Beginners should use 120 gsm paper if cutting their own strips, but I recommend buying pre-cut paper when first starting.

Does Hobby Lobby have quilling paper?

Create fun shapes and colorful flower blooms with Quilling Paper. This pack of pretty paper features several shades in thin strips that are perfect for paper filigree arts. Roll, shape, and curl these strips, and let your creativity come to life!

What is the best paper to use for paper quilling?

What type of paper is used for paper quilling? Paper quilling is done with text weight paper, which is heavier than printer paper but much lighter than card stock. Cardstock does not work well for quilling since it tends to bend instead of roll.

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