Paper Quilling

Artist: April Zay

Type: Workshops / Residencies

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual

  • April Zay - Paper Quilling
  • April Zay - Paper Quilling


Originating in 17th-century Europe, paper quilling is the art of rolling, shaping, and gluing thin strips of paper together to make complex designs.  Students will learn how to curl paper to create different shapes, and explore what makes good design and how to choose which colors and shapes to use to create dynamic three-dimensional pictures, all from paper. Students will also learn about the history of paper quilling and how the art form has changed since becoming popular in the Victorian era.

Program options:

In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)

Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Price & Info


Workshop Cost per Day: $600

Workshop Materials Fee: $1.50 per student

Additional Fees: In-Person Program Travel Fee - $95 per day; Virtual Program Technology Fee - $45; (On-Demand programs are not charged travel or tech fees)


Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45 min. (up to 4 sessions per day)

Appropriate For Grade(s): 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th



American History Month

National Arts & Humanities Month

National Arts in Education Week

Women’s History Month

Youth Arts Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections


World Cultures


Technical Requirements

Travel limit 75 mi from West Windsor