Monday, April 30, 2018

Mother's Day Card Series #3 | Making My Own Glimmer Paste

I've seen a lot of creators use Glitter Paste or Glimmer Paste, with beautiful results. So I thought I would try to make something similar out of materials that I already had in my Studio.

Watch how I did this technique here.


I think the outcome turned about pretty good. Though the Crackle paint is definitely not a necessary medium, you can see it closer in the picture below. Unless your up close you can't really see the crackle in the paint. But that wasn't really the look I was going for anyways so it all worked out. I could see this being done with Glossy Accents too or Textured Paste (example of that combination coming soon).


I'm just happy that I can use my Stickles in a new way. I really enjoy mixing products lol.

Go here for the first video in my Mother's Day series
#1 Mother's Day card video <-------- click

Go here to see the second card
#2 Mother's Day card   <-------- click


Papertrey Ink Products Used:
Harvest Gold Cardstock <-------- click

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Simon Says Stamp

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1 comment:

  1. I love it, Jessica, wonderful color mix! Thank you for playing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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