« Full Bloom Chalkboard by Tonya Gibbs | Main | An ocean tag with Mou »

Glass Bead Glitter Gel with Rita!

IMG_1999100

 Hey there artsy friends Rita Barakat here today! Surely by now you have tried  Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® Glass Bead Glass Bead Glitter Gel? Well if not lets take a closer look shall we?   When the Glass Bead Glitter Gel is dry, it has little glass beads in it that reflect the light. When it is dry it is clear so you can still see whatever design is underneath.

july 2014 024100 This is how it looks wet, I spread it with an old plastic card. You may be tempted to use your heat gun to speed up the process, don't do it! It dries best by itself. When you use heat you might get bubbling and some of it turns white, it looks so much better if you just let it dry by itself.  Drying time depends on how thick it was applied, it can easily take hours but it is worth the wait! july 2014 023100 Note - I use a spatula, but whatever you tool you use to spread the Glass Bead Glitter Gel make sure you wipe it clean right away! This stuff dries rock hard and super strong! july 2014 020100 You can use the Glass Bead Glitter Gel on top of anything! Here I used it on chipboard, over two layers of Gelatos® Double Scoops®! I hope you go try this, I just know you will love it! Gorgeous!

Blessings!

   Rita

April 2014 132100siggyb

Rita Barakat Mixed Media Artist, Illustrator and Designer & Educator. From wall murals to itty bitty minis you can find her work in various hospitals, corporations, family homes, manufacture websites and magazines. She designs for Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft®, DCWV, The Crafters Workshop and freelances for a variety of manufacturers.

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

WOW! WOW! WOW! WOW! WOW! MUST HAVE THIS!!

As soon as I get my hands on some, I will most definitely use it.

I need a tub of that in my life. Well, more precisely, I need everything Faber Castell/Design Memory Craft has in my life. :) As always, Rita, your creation is beautiful!

I'm EXCITED!!!
You can NEVER have too much SPARKLE & SHINE, so I think that this had better come in HUGE tubs :)
Added Glass Bead Glitter Gel to my long Design Memory Craft WISH LIST, it's in equal top position with Whipped Spackle, closely followed by a pretty awesome rainbow of Gelatos!!!
THANK YOU for sharing this with us today Rita!!!

Need this!

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

MIX & MATCH

MIX & MATCH from Faber-Castell makes designing with COLOR simple. Choose a color set that inspires you. Choose a medium. Mix & Match as you create. Color coordinated palettes give you the freedom to design your project knowing the colors & mediums will work beautifully together.

Let's Connect!

Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube Send us an email Subscribe via RSS

Subscribe via Email

Archives

Recent Posts

Latest Comments

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...