Paper Quilled Roaring Lion

Paper Quilled Roaring Lion

On January 7, 2017, I finished my first truly elaborate piece: Paper Quilled Roaring Lion. It was a labor of love – taking me well over forty hours to complete. I worked on it obsessively throughout much of my Christmas vacation. I remember the rush 

Quilled Scrollwork Red Fox

Quilled Scrollwork Red Fox

Some animals look amazing quilled with scrollwork, and this darling Quilled Scrollwork Red Fox is no exception. There is something about his body shape that lends so well to the scrolls. Some day I would like to try him out again but in larger size 

Paper Quilled Rainbow Trout

Paper Quilled Rainbow Trout

This paper quilled rainbow trout is part of a series of hybrid pen & ink slash quilled animals I did in late 2016. I made several creatures, the last of which was this trout. I really liked this guy when he was done, though the 

Paper Quilled Scrollwork Elephant | With Clouds

Paper Quilled Scrollwork Elephant | With Clouds

Meet my Paper Quilled Scrollwork Elephant. He is holding some cloud balloons in his trunk. He is 5×7 and even though the photo looks grayish purple, he is actually on a white background. This elephant is part of a series of hybrid scrollwork animals I 

Quilled Contour Whale Pod

Quilled Contour Whale Pod

This quilled contour whale pod, like many of my pieces, came about because I created something similar and wanted to try out new techniques that occurred me while making the former piece. That was a mouthful! To make a long story short, I made a 

Quilled Whale Ocean Scene

Quilled Whale Ocean Scene

It’s hard to tell but this quilled whale ocean scene is actually supposed to depict a whale that is holding up an island. As with many impulsive artistic attempts, they don’t always pan out! And I think that I ended up finishing this piece prematurely, 

Paper Quilled Floral Snake

Paper Quilled Floral Snake

This paper quilled floral snake is one of the largest pieces I’ve done. It’s a whopping 11″ x 14″ and took close to forty hours to make. There is nothing inherently unique about it, but the finished result is beautiful – even if the subject 

Quilled Floral Labrador Trio | Two Different Styles

Quilled Floral Labrador Trio | Two Different Styles

Below are two different styles of a quilled floral labrador trio. I made two because I wasn’t sure I liked the first one after it was done and wanted to give my customer a choice. Just like several of the pieces I made during this 

Quilled Floral Yellow Labrador

Quilled Floral Yellow Labrador

See my Quilled Floral Yellow Labrador featured on The National Purebred Dog Day website: