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WOW! Sparkles embellishment mousse backgrounds

For today’s video as part of the WOW! Embossing Powder creative team, I am showing you how to add some ‘Sparkle’ to your embellishment mousse to create beautiful sparkles embellishment mousse backgrounds for your cards. This can step up your backgrounds adding a little sparkle and shine. I don’t think I have any more ways to add ‘sparkle’ in, except that Sparkles glitters are fantastic so make sure you pick up a pot or two!

WOW! Sparkles embellishment mousse video:

Creating your own WOW! Sparkles embellishment mousse:

To create your own sparkles embellishment mousse, apply embellishment mousse to a non-stick surface like a glass mat or media mat. Work the mousse with a spatula to ensure a soft consistency. Sprinkle over Sparkles of your choosing – there are lots to choose from, and mix into the mousse with your spatula. You can add as much or as little Sparkles as you want!

When you are ready, apply over your stencil with a spatula and remove the stencil when complete. Make sure you wash your spatula and stencil straight away to prevent the mixture from drying on your tools. Allow drying before turning your backgrounds into a card. 

WOW! Sparkles embellishment mousse photos:

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For the original post on how I made this card, head over to the WOW! Embossing Powder blog HERE to find out more and to pick up the items I used.

WOW! Sparkles used:

  1. Bridal         
  2. Prom Queen
  3. Celebration

WOW! Embossing powder used:

  • Metallic Platinum
  • Rose Gold
  • Gold Rich Pale

Stencils used:

    • Wavy Grid (Altenew)  Wavy Grid Stencil
    • Spring Greens (Altenew)  Spring Garden Stencil
  • Tribal (Kesi’art)


    • Leaf Canopy (Altenew)  Leaf Canopy Stamp Set

Dies used:

    • Fine frames circle (Altenew)  Fine Frames Circles Die
  • Sugar Script Hello (Birch Press designs)
  • Congrats (Heffy Doodle)
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Till next time,

*this post was produced as part of my design team work for WOW! Embossing Powder. I have not been paid to make this post, but I am given supplies from WOW! Embossing Powder to use. However, I only create projects I am proud of and use the products that I love.  The information provided is based on my own personal experience – I am not an expert. 

About Me

Hi, I am Verity and I live in the UK.  I love to create beautiful projects whenever I can. My main passion lies with Papercrafting, however, I will always turn my hand to a new project or craft any chance I get.


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