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Does glitter stick to hot glue?

Last Updated: 27th April, 2020

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Sprinkle with glitter. If you write too much at one time, the hot glue will cool by the time you want to glitter it, and the glitter won't stick.

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Subsequently, one may also ask, can you use a glue stick for glitter?

Yes, you can use it BUT be sure to test first. Some glitters will bleed a bit into the glue. If you want to use a common inexpensive glue, see if you can find one that dries clear. Aleene's, Elmers and Mod Podge are all good options for clear glues.

Secondly, does Mod Podge dull glitter? A: Mod Podge dries clear, but it can dull the shine on items that are supposed to be blingy, like crystals and glitter. If the rest of the art is cloudy, it should dry with time. If there's any glitter on the piece, you'll have to deal with the dulling as any decoupage medium would do the same thing.

Thereof, how do you seal glitter?

How to Seal Glitter with Mod Podge

  1. Before you begin, tap off any excess glitter.
  2. Apply a coat of decoupage medium to the project with a foam brush.
  3. Allow to dry.
  4. Apply a second coat of decoupage medium to the project.
  5. Wait 24 hours, and your glitter is sealed!

What can you spray on glitter to make it stay?

Then spray a light coat of hairspray overtop of the glitter. Use unscented hairspray if you can. Allow the hairspray to dry completely before you wear the clothing item. Hairspray is a great, quick fix, but overtime it doesn't hold up, though you can reapply hairspray when you need to.

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