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Quilled "Spring Bouquet" Note Card

Quilled "Spring Bouquet" Note Card

By Quilling Card

Regular price $30.00 USD
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Spring Bouquet by Pierre-Auguste Renoir is a still life in oil paints created in 1866. An elaborate bouquet of summer flowers erupts from a Japanese willow-patterned vase atop paving stones. This was one of Renoir’s early works before his impressionist technique had fully evolved.

Quilling Cards' Artist Series artfully transforms paint strokes into paper strips using the ancient art of quilling. Each card takes several hours to make and reimagines a famous work of art into a magnificent greeting card that can either be sent and shared with loved ones or kept and framed as the work of art it is.

  • Additional postage required when mailing
  • Blank inside
  • Color coordinated envelope included
  • Suitable for framing

Product Details

  • Product type: Blank Note Card
  • Shipping Dimensions: 7.0 × 5.5 × 0.125 inches
    (17.8 × 14.0 × 0.3 cm)
  • Shipping Weight: 0.19 lb (3.0 oz; 85 g)
  • SKU010008770 | 843425108902

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About Quilling Card

Quilling is the art of rolled, shaped, and glued paper that results in creating a unified, decorative design. The name quilling is thought to come from the origin of the art; birds’ feathers, or quills, were used to coil the strips of paper around.

The art of quilling has been around for centuries, with a remarkably varied historical background spanning across continents. The birth of quilling is a bit unclear, with opinions regarding this differing depending on the source. Popular opinion suggests that it was first seen in ancient Egypt, where certain filigree-type art inspired more modern quilling years later.

Quilling has persevered through time, most notably making its mark throughout the Western world. During the Renaissance, nuns and monks would roll gold-gilded paper trimmed from books to adorn religious objects, mimicking costly gold filigree. In later years, quilling continued to be practiced throughout Europe as it caught on as a leisurely activity for affluent women. They would adorn objects such as picture frames, baskets, and jewelry boxes.

Since 2015, Quilling Card has been certified with the Fair Trade Federation. The organization focuses on maintaining a code of values for just treatment of employees. With the rapid expansion of the business, Quilling Card employs over 500 quillers in two locations, providing a stable and safe work environment, with healthcare and food benefits for its employees.

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