Homyachok Quilling Challenge #3 – Gifts of Summer

A new quilling challenge started on Homyachok challenge blog: Gifts of Summer!

You can make a postcard, a quilling picture or anything else that shows what Summer is all about: fruits, berries, mushrooms, wild flowers, etc.

This is what I have prepared as a guest designer for this month:

I started by making a few field flowers and I chose poppies for their red bright color.

 I always wanted to quill some wheat and now I had the chance, hence the three corn ears.

 This arrangement would not be complete without some fruits, so I decided to make the ones which I like most: strawberries! Delicious!

 I used 2mm strips of paper hand-cut from 160g/sm and 120g/sm A4 sheets of paper. For the background I used a black cardboard which makes all my flowers and leaves pop-out. The aproximate size of this quilled painting is 16cm * 20cm.

Make sure to check the blog to see some amazing creations from the other DT members. You’ll find a cute hamster there!

Hope you will take part in this challenge! Happy Quilling and many creative ideas!

Manuela

 

34 comments

  1. avatar
    Mihaela says:

    Manuela, lucrarea ta este superbaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa, imi place foarte, foarte mult. Totul este perfect. Este cea mai frumoasa lucrare, eleganta si bine realizata. Zic eu…ca ai intrecut si designerii de top de pe site-ul Homyachok. Felicitari!!!

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    Debra says:

    So beautiful Manu! The details scream summer. I love the colors and the design. Thanks for sharing your wonderful talent!

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    aureliaeugenia says:

    Mă simt minunat privind toate creaţiile tale and let us be friends trying to make a joy and colourful world just for fun or just for sharring with the others our way of seeing things.
    kisses
    aureliaeugenia

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    Rene says:

    This is absolutely beautiful!!!!
    Thank you so much for joining us at MIM! Remember, to be in the drawing to win this week’s fabulous prize, just leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM! The more comments, the greater your chance of winning!
    Rene ;D

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    Michelle says:

    Hi

    Wow, absolutely outstanding!!

    You must have incredible patience. The wheat looks amazing, all of it looks amazing.

    Thank you for sharing with us at Make it Monday this week.

    Michelle :o)

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    Cindy Lou says:

    Oh Manu! I was at MIM and saw this there and it literally took my breath away! It is a most beautiful piece of art with such intricate detail. I would love to learn to do things like this but can’t imagine how long it must take. Beautiful, Manu, just Beautiful!

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