Take the quilling strip having desired length and width in one hand and quilling tool in other(prominent hand).
Insert a tiny part of the strip's end into slot of the quilling needle holding the strip between the thumb and the index finger such that the needle rests on the index finger as shown in the figure below-
|Insert tiny part of strip's end in needle slot|
Remove the coil from the needle and pull its free end gently to make sure that it is tight.
Put a small quantity of glue on the free end of the strip and stick it to close the coil.
|Put small amount of glue of free end and stick it|
|Finished tight roll|