Hi lovely crafty friends, love it or hate it, glitter is always a gorgeous addition to card designs, “when in doubt add glitter”, right:-) But instead of using it as a detail you can use it for complete backgrounds too.
I have over 10 ways to make gorgeous glitter backgrounds, ways to reduce the mess and
(All supplies are linked to different stores at the end of this post in the thumbnails. The different stores are also linked behind the product name. Among them are affiliate links that may be used at no cost to you.)
I walk you through all the glitter backgrounds and techniques in the video tutorial. You’ll also get the best ways to reduce the mess and some time-saving hacks when making glitter cards.
All products are linked in the visual supply list below the close-up pictures of the cards.
Here are two gorgeous ombre backgrounds and they are super easy to make, all you need is two colours.
You can use these complete backgrounds as a whole or use them with dies, cut them apart to use on multiple cards or mix and match so many options to choose from.
In case you like playing with Glitter, check out the Glitter I used, it’s Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter ( SBC | TNC | TNCUK ) by Tonic Studios. If you like it move fast as it’s going out of the collection, this means that you can get a super deal at the moment.
Tonic Studios USA has still quite some different colours to pick from, check out the link above to find out.
From two colours to multicolour, once you get started the ideas keep on coming:-)
There are lots of ways you can use glitter and make multicolour cards, from super simple to extravagant, but they all sparkle and shine like nothing else.
The fun thing it’s not hard and doesn’t take that much time and it’s great to do with kids too!
Thanks for stopping by and make sure to keep on crafting!