Digital Quilling by Studio 2 & 3

Perhaps you remember the striking quilled designs of Jitesh Patel. He and 3D designer Alex Hammond have launched Studio 2 & 3, a creative partnership in which they combine "delicate 2D illustration with the power and flexibility of digital 3D."

I love the way their modern designs are helping to firmly plant quilling as an art form of the 21st century. Some examples of their collaboration:

Digital quilling example

A pitch for a Burnett’s Vodkas & Gin campaign highlights the company's various vodka flavorings.


An Explore magazine cover Studio 2 & 3 designed for Orange (France Telecom). It debuts the first smartphone with a dedicated Facebook button.


This floral project, Daisy, was an experiment with bright colors and the combination of text and images. Although I love the colors and floral design, I have to say the flowers overpower the lettering - it's still gorgeous though.


In this piece, called Light, the blue outlined letters definitely pop from the sweeping white scrolls.
digital quilled light design

Watching Jitesh and Alex create a design would be fascinating. I'm curious as to how much of the designs are first quilled by hand, but whether done traditionally or digitally, it's a painstaking process with beautiful results.
Studio 2 & 3's new blog.

Ann Martin
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  1. Lovely. It must be difficult , although it is digital ,even the shadows are taken into account.

  2. Inspiring indeed! It's fascinating to see this new concept of 'papergraphics' take root in the world of commercial art.

  3. I love the colors and the idea !

  4. The add that Studio 2 & 3 made is extremely exceptional! Thank you for sharing.

  5. Your work is wonderful I love it!
    Greetings Baukje

  6. amazing; really effective, and colourful. Certainly and eye-catcher.

  7. MG this is fantastic!! the colors are fab and the way its done it looks like graphic arts!

  8. Ann,

    Thank you, I went to their blog and watched the beautiful video with the butterflies. Wow!


  9. I loved the Monarch butterfly advertisement too! The digital world of quilling is very appealing and fascinating.

  10. I love the designs and would love to do as well.

  11. WOW! I am in love with the daisy piece, even though it's difficult to make out the letters. The colors and flowers are so pretty!

  12. it is simply stunning your detail is just Lovely and so fantastic, I love it. How creative and so beautifully done.
    Please take a look on my Blogspot.
    Hugs from Marina.

  13. Wow just… wow.....


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