Use Up Your Glitter! Fun Technique + Giveaway

Welcome back. Today I am sharing a great way to use up your glitter (or embossing powder!) to create bold and shiny die cut backgrounds!

[If the video isn’t showing up, click HERE to watch it. All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you. As always, I appreciate your support of my videos!]

I have lots of glitter that I have collected over the years and need to put it to use! This technique is great for making no-rub-off-glitter backgrounds. Be sure to watch.

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.


THINKING OF YOU BIRD CARD – Glitter stained glass technique.
Size: 3 1/4″ X 7″
Featuring:
Altenew Abstract Seascape Slim Cover Die (ALTN | SSS)
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter (ELZ)
Altenew Feathered Friends Dies (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Flower Vine Stamp Set (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets (ALTN | SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Assorted Holographic Cardstock (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


YOU ARE AMAZING SHAKER CARD – Glitter stained glass _ shaker card – technique.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Altenew Abstract Landscape Cover Die (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew All About You Word Die Set (ALTN | SSS)
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter (ELZ)
Altenew Daffodil Outline Stamps (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets (ALTN | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


YOUR FRIENDSHIP CARD – Glitter stained glass technique.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Altenew Peeking Leaves Cover Die (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Simply the Best Stamp Set (ALTN | SSS)
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter (ELZ)
Altenew Feathered Friends Dies (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets (ALTN | SSS)
Tonic Spring Silver Satin Mirror Cardstock (SSS | TNC)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


I APPRECIATE YOU CARD – Glitter stained glass technique.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Altenew Moroccan Lattice Cover Die (ALTN | SSS)
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter (ELZ)
Altenew Sentiment Strips 2 Stamp Set (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Sentiment Strips Stamp Set (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets (ALTN | SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Assorted Holographic Cardstock (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


HELLO DEAREST CARD – Glitter stained glass technique.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Altenew Radial Hearts Cover Die (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew All About You Word Die Set (ALTN | SSS)
Distress Oxide Ink Pads (SSS)
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter (ELZ)
Altenew Statement Flowers Stamp Set (ALTN | SSS)
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets (ALTN | SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Assorted Holographic Cardstock (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


FREEBIES

Altenew is offering FREEBIES! Free gift will be added to cart automatically.

  • Get a FREE brand new Summer Adventure Release Inspiration Guide (worth $5.99) with every order of high-value Summer Adventure release bundles. Shop HERE! *Exclusions apply

  • Get a FREE brand new Summer Adventure Release Mini Inspiration Guide with every order through 06/19/2021. Shop HERE


GIVEAWAY

$300 in total prizes! To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 06/23/2021 for a chance to win. 

Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 06/25/2021.


BLOG HOP

This post is part of a hop celebrating the newest Altenew release. You can find all the new products HERE.

The next stop on the hop is the blog of Vicky Papaioannou. You can also start at the beginning of the hop at the Altenew Blog.


SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except the Altenew products which were received from the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Altenew Abstract Landscape Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Abstract Seascape Slim Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew All About You Word Die Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Moroccan Lattice Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Peeking Leaves Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Radial Hearts Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Feathered Friends Dies
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew SImply the Best Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Daffodil Outline Stamps
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Flower Vine Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Sentiment Strips 2 Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Sentiment Strips Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Statement Flowers Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Double Sided Adhesive Sheets
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Elizabeth Crafts Silk Microfine Glitter
[ ELZ ]
Taylored Expressions All That…
[ TE ]
Tonic Spring Silver Satin Mirror…
[ SSS | TNC ]
Simon Says Stamp Assorted Holographic…
[ SSS ]
Lawn Fawn Acetate Sheets
[ SSS ]
5×7 Envelopes
[ SSS ]
PenBlade Assorted Retractable Knife Set
[ SSS ]
Distress Oxide Ink Pads
[ SSS ]
Gina K Blending Brushes and Stands
[ SSS ]


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  1. I just tried this today, using Simon Hurley’s Stained Glass Window die set and a bunch of glitter I was given years ago. Thrilled with how it turned out, and it’s nice to use stuff that’s just been sitting around.

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