Wednesday’s Card: Glitter Embossing Powders and GIVEAWAY!!

Glitter Heat Embossing

Hi All!

Today I am using some glitter embossing powders from WOW!. I love being able to use glitter without the glittery mess. These powders have glitter mixed into them, so when you heat emboss, the glitter gets stuck in there and it does not rub off at all. Here’s a close-up:

Glittery Butterflies

It’s really hard to take good photos of glitter. I think the light reflects off the glitter and it messes up the shutter speed. You’ll have to just take my word that these cards look really beautiful in person.

The die I used is called Butterfly Drift by Simon Says Stamp. It’s similar to the Heart Parade die I used on THIS CARD and THIS CARD. So, those are some other ideas you can use this die for.

I ended up creating multiple versions of this card. The one in the photo above is the one I created in the video (scroll down to see the video). I also created a couple more:

Glitter Heat Embossing

I think this pink one is my favorite. I used the Raspberry Coulis powder for three of the butterflies and left the rest empty. Here is a close-up:

Glitter Heat Embossing

The sentiment is from Simon Says Stamp’s More Sketchy Banner Greetings set. For the next one, I decided to go neutral:

Glitter Heat Embossing

I used the White Twinkle powder, which has silver glitter flakes in it. So pretty! The sentiment is from the same Altenew Sentiments and Quotes I used on the first one (I love these sentiments!). Here’s the close-up:

Glitter Heat Embossing

When I was putting my post together, I decided the cards needs some additional interest, so after the video I added Stampin’ Up! crystal rhinestones (the black ones I colored with a 110 Copic Marker). I tried to add some sequins, but I just don’t think they look as nice as rhinestones.

So now for the GIVEAWAY!! WOW! Embossing Powders has generously offered to giveaway a set of glitter powders:

WOW! Giveaway

This set includes all the ones I used on the cards today, PLUS the Black Twinkle I used on Monday’s card, PLUS a blue color called Calypso just for fun. 🙂

To enter, just leave a comment (one only please) here on this post by Monday (Sept 8th) at 11:59pm CT. I will randomly choose the winner. Good luck and enjoy the video!

Darlene

Note: If you are reading this post in an email, go to my blog to view the video.

Supplies:

To purchase at Ellen Hutson, click the EH link. To purchase at Simon Says Stamp, click the SSS link.

Butterfly Drift Die
Butterfly Drift Die
Altenew Sentiments and Quotes
Altenew Sentiments
EH|SSS
Sparkling Snow Embossing Powder
Sparkling Snow Embossing Powder
Shrinking Violet Embossing Powder
Shrinking Violet Embossing Powder
Glitter Cloth
Glitter Cloth
EH|SSS
Versamark Ink Pad
Versamark Ink
EH|SSS
Versafine Black Onyx Ink
Versafine Black Ink
EH|SSS
Neenah Solar White Cardstock
Neenah Cardstock
EH|SSS
Stampin' Up! Basic Black Cardstock
Black Cardstock
Stampin' Up! Rhinestone Jewels
Clear Rhinestones
Copic Sketch 110 Marker
Copic 110 Marker
Stampin' Up! Heat Tool
Heat Tool
Stampin' Up! Basic Black Marker
Black Marker
Tombow Mono Multi Glue
Tombo Mono Multi Glue
EH|SSS
Stampin' Up! Two-Way Glue Pen
Glue Pen
Paper Piercer
Paper Piercer
Magnetic Platform
Magnetic Platform
EH|SSS
Sizzix Big Shot Machine
Sizzix Big Shot
EH|SSS
Ranger Craft Sheet
Craft Mat
EH|SSS

Comments

  1. Natalie Alberici says:

    Loved this technique.

  2. Anne Fifield says:

    Love the butterflies

  3. I love this and would like to give it a try

  4. Love your butterfly card. Just beautiful .

  5. I really like your card.

  6. Anita Falcone says:

    I have always loved butterflys but this card is amazing and beautiful. I can not wait to see if I can make one just as great. I can’t wait to try the product as well.

    Thank you so much

  7. I really love that die and it is on my wish list.

    Thank you

  8. Cynthia Wise says:

    Another beautiful card. My daughter and I love to view your lessons every week. Thanks for posting them!

  9. Your cards are awesome along with
    the awesome embossing powders.
    I will have to go and buy the butterfly
    drift die. Thank you so much for
    sharing your creative talents.

  10. Lee Mac Adam says:

    Love this glitter. Your cards are awsome. Thanks for all you do to inspire us.

  11. Awesome cards!!! I’ll have to try these. I already have the die!!!!

  12. Beautiful cards! That embossing glitter looks amazing! I also love that butterfly die! I’ve got it on my wish list 🙂

  13. Maybe with the glitter included in the embossing powder, I could make a card as classy as yours?
    Maybe??

  14. Awesome cards!

  15. Dianne Hoffman says:

    I love the card and the awesome embossing powders!!!!

  16. I’ve learned so much from your blog! Thank you for all your creative designs!

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