Art and Design KS4: The art of paper quilling

Artist Yulia Brodskaya demonstrates how she sketches and constructs her name by using paper quilling.

She designs the lettering and prints the outline, then sketches swirling curls and pattern.

She uses an embossing tool to trace her original sketch and applies paper strips to create a colourful relief sign of her name.

Teacher Notes

Encourage students to have a go at producing their own piece of artwork using the techniques and tools that Yulia has demonstrated across the clips.

Curriculum Notes

These clips will be relevant for teaching Art and Design at GCSE/KS4 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and National 4/5 or Higher in Scotland.

The topics discussed will support OCR, Edexcel, AQA, WJEC GCSE in England and Wales, CCEA GCSE in Northern Ireland and SQA National 4/5 and Higher in Scotland.

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