Simple embroidery stitch that starts with a row of simple back stitches. With a blunt needle, the yarn is then looped through the stitches. This can be done on fabric, of course, but is also beautiful on knitted or crocheted pieces.
Quilled Flowers by Makiko Arita, Certified Botanical Quilling Japan Instructor. Gorgeous work that demonstrates a great deal of patience and love for the craft. Hard to believe this is all crafted from tiny strips of paper.