Sparkle & Shine Williamsburg VA

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.

Scavenger's Paradise
(757) 565-4125
7059 Richmond Rd
Lightfoot, VA
 
The Trimble Collection
(757) 220-3456
1915 Pocahontas Trail
Williamsburg, VA
 
Hancock Fabrics
(757) 253-8484
210 Monticello Ave
Williamsburg, VA
 
Haus Tirol-The Stitching Well
(757) 220-0313
Kingsmill Village Shops
Williamsburg, VA
 
Creative Touch Inc
(757) 886-9600
15439 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
 
Holly Hill Antiques
(804) 695-1146
9162 John Clayton Memorial Hwy
Gloucester, VA
Hours
Open most days 10-5 but always open Fri-Sat-Sun 10

Prince George Art & Frame
(757) 229-7644
1303 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA
 
Stamp 'n Memories
(757) 565-7323
801 D Merrimac Trail
Williamsburg, VA
 
Williamsburg Fine Art
(757) 564-9484
6592 Richmond Rd
Williamsburg, VA
 
Michaels Arts & Crafts
(757) 833-0466
315 Chatham Dr
Newport News, VA
 

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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