Today’s Technique Thursday Packing Tape and Glitter Technique is so much fun and so very easy!  Here are two different cards with two totally different looks using this technique!

If you give this a try comment below and let me know!

Packing Tape and Glitter

Hot Air Balloon Card Supplies:

·       Basic Black:  8 ½ x 5 ½

·       Basic Black Scraps for Balloon

·       Pop of Pink DSP 4 x 5 ½

·       Melon Mambo: 1 ¼ x 4

·       Dazzlin Diamonds Glitter

·       Packing Tape

·       Versamark Ink

·       Silver Embossing Powder

Product List
·       Basic Black 8-1/2″ X 11″ Card Stock [121045] $8.00

·       Pop Of Pink Specialty Designer Series Paper [141648] $13.00

·       Up & Away Thinlits Dies [142748] $30.00

·       Melon Mambo 8-1/2″ X 11″ Card Stock [115320] $8.00

·       Dazzling Diamonds Stampin’ Glitter [133751] $5.00

·       Silver Stampin’ Emboss Powder [109131] $5.00

·       Versamark Pad [102283] $8.50

Packing Tape and Glitter Technique Instructions

Cut out the Balloon image you want to use for this technique out of DSP layer

Attach the DSP to your card base

Packing Tape and Glitter

Add Packing Tape to the backside of the balloon

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Flip the Balloon over and press down on a Silicone Sheet to make sure the packing tape is attached

Packing Tape and Glitter

Pour Dazzlin Diamonds all over Balloon

Packing Tape and Glitter

Press the Dazzlin Diamonds into the packing tape

Packing Tape and Glitter

Add Balloon to card front.  Since the packing tape is slippery use Multipurpose Glue

Packing Tape and Glitter

Complete your card with sentiments.  I chose to use Silver Embossing since my glitter was so glitzy!

Packing Tape and Glitter

Here is another card idea using the Packing Tape and Glitter Technique!

Packing Tape and Glitter

Dragonfly Card Supplies:

·       Whisper White:  8 ½ x 5 ½+ scrap

·       Pacific Point:  4 x 5 ¼

·       Gold Foil for Dragonfly and Sentiment layer

·       Pacific Point Ink

·       Dazzlin Diamonds Glitter

 

Product List 

·       Pacific Point 8-1/2″ X 11″ Card Stock [111350] $8.00

·       Pacific Point Classic Stampin’ Pad [126951] $6.50

·       Gold Foil Sheets [132622] $4.00

·       Whisper White 8-1/2″ X 11″ Card Stock [100730] $9.00

·       Dazzling Diamonds Stampin’ Glitter [133751] $5.00

Cut out the dragonfly using the Thinlets

Packing Tape and Glitter

Add the packing tape to the back side

Packing Tape and Glitter

Press the cardstock down on the silicone mat all around the dragonfly to make sure it is attached around the dragonfly

Packing Tape and Glitter

Pour the glitter over the cutout area and press down with your fingers

Packing Tape and Glitter

I cut out the dragonfly with copper foil then added it to the glitter cutout with Multipurpose Glue

Packing Tape and Glitter

Finish off the card and decide who you will send it to!

Packing Tape and Glitter

 

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