Tutorial of quilling basic shapes (part I)

I learned quilling by myself, below introduction is based on my own experience.

Tight coil

Put paper inside the tool.basic01

start to roll the paper.

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Put some glue at the end ,tight coil is finished.

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My own way is to use a tool, such as a ruler or the handle of tweezers to push one side of the coil at the end. It can make the shape look better.

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Tell the difference?

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Example of tight coils.

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Loose Coil

Loose coil is the basic of many shapes.Same as the above, put paper inside the tool and roll it, then put the coil inside  circle sizer.

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Put some glue at the end of the paper.

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Use tweezers to take it out.

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Teardrop

Teardrop is based on loose coil.

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Example of using teardrop scroll.

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Eye/Marquise

Eye shape is based on teardrop scroll.

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Example of using eye shape scroll.

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Leaf/Shaped Marquise

Leaf is based on eye scroll. Use two hands to twist the eye scroll.

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Example of using leaf scroll.

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