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Difficulty Level Beginner

This caterpillar is made using a basic technique in quilling craft of rolling loose quills. You can make a lot of cute shapes using this technique and enjoy the process of crafting with paper.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Take a thick floral printed scrapbook paper
Draw and cut a rectangle measuring 2" x 6" in size

STEP 2:-

Take assorted green and yellow coloured quilling strips or you may choose the colours of your choice
Make loose quills in reducing sizes, the biggest loose quill is about 1" in diameter
The other loose quills are proportionately smaller in size
You may cut the quilling strips to make the smaller quills

STEP 3:-

Take a white quilling strip, fold and cut it into two equal parts
Roll it into loose quills for the eyes
Take a black quilling strip, fold and cut it into two equal parts
Roll tight quills for the eye balls

STEP 4:-

Arrange the rolled quills, to form a caterpillar and stick it on a thick handmade paper using Fevicol MR
Leave it to dry

STEP 5:-

Cut the handmade paper along the shape of the caterpillar leaving a gap of about 2mm
Stick the caterpillar cut out on the printed floral strip cut earlier

you will need

Fevicol MR, Thick Floral Printed Scrapbook Paper And Handmade Paper, Quilling Strips (Assorted Colours In The Shades Of Green and Yellow), Slotted Quilling Tool Ruler, Pencil, Paper Cutter Or Scissors