Friday, April 11, 2008

Glitter Tutorial

I just wanted to share a simple way to apply glitter to your project.

#1- Stamp your image.

#2- Turn your image upside down and run it through your Xyron or sticker maker.

#3- Peel the backing off of your "sticker".

#4-Pour glitter over your "sticky" image.

#5- Shake off excess glitter.

#6- Complete your project.


Recipe:
Stamp Set: Zoofari from Stampin' Up!; Papertray by Papertrey Ink

Cardstock: Spring Moss from Papertrey Ink; Lavendar Lace, Tempting Turqoise, Whisper White from Stampin' Up!

Ink: Basic Black from Stampin' Up!

Other: Prima Flowers; silver minibrad; dots stencil w/sponge dauber; ribbon by Papertrey Ink

16 comments:

  1. Fantastic idea, thanks Robyn!!

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  2. Hi Robyn
    Beautiful card and wonderful tuorial, great Blog,I just wanted to say hello to one of my blogging sister's and my introduction is on my blog. I look forward to being inspired and hopefully inspiring you too!

    http://paperbabe.blogspot.com/

    Sister Kim x

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  3. Fab tutorial, thanks Robyn.

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  4. Tutorials are looking great! I hope you will be pleased that my stamp collection is up to lucky 7 now!

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  5. Robyn - What a great idea. I bought my Xyron at Target over a year ago on clearance and am embarassed to say I have not used it yet :o( Now I may have to pull it out and give this technique a try. Thanks for the inspiration.
    Ruth.

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  6. What a fabulous card! It's just too cute!!!

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  7. I'm loving your tuts...They're awesome.

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  8. Great idea and super cute card!!!

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  9. Fabulous Card!!!... Wonderful Tutorial.. thanks for sharing!

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  10. What a great idea! Thank you for sharing this! The card is very cute.

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  11. Hey girl. Can you help me out? I've been thinking of getting an xyron machine, but have been hesitant to... It seems that it would waste a lot of sticky in there if your image is not the same size as the sticky roll. Does that make sense? I'm on a tight stamping budget and I'm always looking for cheaper ways to do things. Is it worth it to get one of these? I'm drooling over them I tell you!

    Wonderful tutorial, thanks for sharing!
    Hugs,
    Courtney

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  12. Crafty Math Chick4/12/2008 8:26 AM

    Thanks Robyn! I like this technique SO much better than using Versamark and a heat gun!

    Thanks for sharing this tutorial with us!

    ~Meredith

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  13. I just linked to your site from Gina K's site and I am SO glad I did. Love the idea of using the xyron to apply glitter. Never thought of that! So glad I stopped by!

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  14. What a great way to apply glitter!!

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  15. Thanks for sharing. I will be using glitter more now.

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  16. Sold! So much faster, easier, and tidier than using Versamark! TFS!

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