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VIDEO: Take Control Of Glitter Avoid The Mess

Do you have glitter phobia or avoid crafting with glitter due to the mess? Instantly take control of glitter and avoid the mess with DIY glitter paste. All the details to take control of your glitter and avoid the mess are in this short cardmaking video tutorial. Watch here or in HD on YouTube . While you're there we'd love it if you like, subscribe, and share it with your crafty friends. No Mess Glitter Technique The trick to instantly take control of glitter is to trap it in texture paste. Here I used Ranger Translucent Gloss Texture Paste. Simply put some paste on your craft mat, pour in glitter, and mix with a spatula or palette knife. There are no fly-aways when creating homemade glitter paste and clean-up is a breeze. Once you have your DIY glitter paste mixed up, spread it through a stencil. Here I created WOW! Copper Fire and Graphite Sparkles glitter paste and spread it through the Altenew Bubble Wrap Stencil. Check out those gorgeous colors! My favorite part is where

VIDEO | Watercolour With Ease Using Embossing with HandmadeByTasha

Hey crafty people! This is HandmadeByTasha back for my final Guest Design post & video; I have absolutely LOVED my time working with WOW, and I would like to say a huge thank you, again, to WOW for having me! For my last post, I decided to share this simple hack that really made a huge difference to my watercolouring because I thought that it could really help others to gain the confidence to watercolour with ease! I found that the hardest skill to learn when experimenting with watercolour mediums is the control you need over the water, I struggled for so long before feeling ready to give up on the medium altogether!! Embossing your image, before painting it, creates these little walls around each bit, so as you paint it contains that water and pigment for you!! Such an awesome way to practice!!! You can get so many different looks too, depending on which powder you choose to use; here I went for the Primary Ebony, but in the past I've used Opaque White, White Pearl, Gold, Plat

Video with Verity: Fab Foiled Fireworks

   Hello, it's  Verity  with another video and blog post as a Creative team member for WOW! This month's challenge theme is Fab Foils, and I couldn't resist combining Fab Foils with fireworks! Fireworks look great on dark cardstock, but stamping won't look so great. However, foil just pops off of black cardstock so foils and Fireworks are a match made in heaven. And yes, you can foil stamps with the aid of WOW! Bonding powder. So let's get started!! Fab Foiled Fireworks Video Tutorial: Check out the video over on the WOW! YouTube Channel  here . Fab Foiled Fireworks Written Tutorial: Start off by trimming down to panels of black cardstock to fit on a slim-line card. One of these was trimmed down to add a little variation in the size of the panel.   Next, position the first layer of fireworks from the Catherine Pooler 'Sparkle & Pop' stamp set onto a card panel and stamp these in WOW! Bonding powder. In order to foil the stamped image, heat set the