Sparkle & Shine Howard Beach NY

We love Glitter Paper because it can be cut and shaped, used as a background or an accent, and creates less mess than traditional glitter, depending on how you use it. The possibilities are as big as your imagination.

Michael's Arts Crafts
(516) 796-8800
3567 Hempstead Turnpike
Levittown, NY
 
Brian Kish
(212) 920-7106
27 Greene Street
New York, NY
Hours
By appointment

Frank Rogin, Inc. 20th Century Antiques
(212) 431-6545
21 Mercer Street, 5th floor
New York, NY
Hours
Monday through Friday, 12:00-6:00

Paul Stamati Gallery
(212) 754-4533
1050 2nd Av
New York, NY
Hours
6-Nov

Notus, Inc.
(212) 334-0291
184 Duane St
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 11-7 Sat 12-5

Tom Thomas
(212) 688-6100
318 East 59th Street
New York, NY
Hours
M-F 10:30 - 6:00

Antiquarius Imports
(718) 222-2434
40 West 25th Street
Franklin Square, NY
Hours
NYC: Wed-Sun 10-6 Taos: M-S 10-6

Miguel Saco Gallery - 20th Century Arts
(212) 777-5460
37 East 18th Street
New York, NY
Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00, or by appointment

Liz O'Brien
(212) 755-3800
800A Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
M-F 10-6; Sat 12-6

Greene Street Antiques
(212) 274-1076
65 Greene Street
New York, NY
Hours
Weekdays 10:00-6:00, Weekends 12:00-6:00

Sparkle & Shine

Felt is another fun surface for glitter.

To give her felt star in A Happy New Year in the December issue a snowy effect, Jennifer McGuire applied glitter glue from Ranger Industries . Glitter glue is wonderful for a less-mess solution to glittering, especially for fabrics.

∗For more examples of using glitter glue, see December's issue, pages 63 and 76.

We love Glitter Paper because it can be cut and shaped, used as a background or an accent, and creates less mess than traditional glitter, depending on how you use it. The possibilities are as big as your imagination.

Brittany Beattie made this card in December's issue by simply punching holes in green glitter cardstock from American Crafts and adhering contrasting cardstock cut in the same shape behind the tree shape.

Tip: If you want to stamp or write on top of glitter cardstock, sand off some of the glitter. (You can use sandpaper, or even a cheese grater!) Stamps sink into the paper much more smoothly this way and it's easier to maneuver a pen on the flatter surface.

Check out the December issue of Creating Keepsakes to see more examples of

  • Glitter accents
  • Glitter products
  • How to create glittered buttons
Appeared in: December 2009 « Prev 1 2 3 Next »  

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