Sparkle & Shine Yorktown 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.

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(804) 695-1146
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14346 Warwick Blvd Ste 480
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(757) 594-9890
12490 Warwick Blvd
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(757) 595-7754
10178 Warwick Blvd
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(757) 565-4125
7059 Richmond Rd
Lightfoot, VA
 
Michaels Arts & Crafts
(757) 833-0466
315 Chatham Dr
Newport News, VA
 
Creative Touch Inc
(757) 886-9600
15439 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
 
Whimsy Fine Crafts
(757) 926-4406
10375 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
 
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(757) 596-0684
9616 Hosier St
Newport News, VA
 

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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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