Let’s beautify a wooden tissue box with some stenciling and the colourful craft of Paper Quilling. This is a colourful DIY that fosters understanding of shapes and spatial arrangements.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Medium
AGE GROUP: 5 yrs and above (Parental Guidance advised)
The following products are required for this DIY. You can click over these names to know more about the products.
Prime the base of the tissue box using Fevicryl Acrylic White. Allow this to dry.
Apply a base coat of Fevicryl Acrylic Lemon Yellow to the entire tissue box. Allow this to dry.
Use a stencil of your choice, and a sponge to dab Fevicryl Acrylic paint- Yellow Ochre on the surface of the tissue box. Allow this to dry.
Quill shapes of your choice in a variety of colours.
Arrange the quilled shapes to make an aesthetic flower arrangement. You can use Fevicol to stick the quilled shapes. Allow this to dry.
You can additionally varnish the piece to protect your work
This is how it turned out..
This DIY was designed for Hobby Ideas during my stint with them as a Content Expert.
Hobby Ideas is the creative wing of Pidilite Industries and is a leading Brand that promotes Art and Craft as a hobby.
- Keep away from heat and flame.
- Recommended usage of the products by children under parental guidance.
- You can additionally apply varnish or resin to the piece as a protective coat.
If you like this DIY and have made something with Quilling, do share your work and thoughts with me in the comments section below. I would love to hear from you.
Love and Light,
Im deeply touched by your gesture of documenting this challenge , thanks for the lovely inspiration as well as playing along ! really appreciate
Beautiful….. I also like quilling just have made and posted many.. Earrings, or other 3d miniatures.. Good to find a friend that likes quilling as i