What is glitter? Glitter is popularly used in arts and crafts. Glitter is basically made by one or a combination of these materials: plastic, glass, paper, fish scales, and polyester. They are colorful and comes in different shapes and sizes. Glitter is very popular in children's crafts, especially glitter glue.
Glitter can be used to make anything sparkle, such as holiday candle holders, bangles or bracelets, a pendant, a centerpiece for Thanksgiving or any other occasion, or a Christmas ornament. While glitter glue is popularly used to decorate clothing.
Shiny and Glittery Winter Snowflakes - These paper snowflakes are so shiny and beautiful because they have both glitter and sequins all over it.
Bottle Brush & Glitter Christmas Trees - These really look like real miniature Christmas trees...the trick is the glitter.
Plastic Glitter Bottle Timers - Use glitter and water in a soda bottle to make homework timers.
Snow Globes Made with Glitter - Learn how to make your very own snow globes with the help of a special figurine and glitter.
#1Glitter Medal Ribbon - Make these shiny ribbons with the help of glitter and some ribbons.
Glitter Decorated Christmas Angel Ornament - This Christmas Angel wouldn't be anywhere near as special without the silver or gold embellished gown...it makes her look even more angelic.
Glittery Blarney Stones - When the paint is still wet on this St. Patrick's Day Blarney Stones, sprink with glitter.
Thanksgiving Glitter Leaf - Decorate and embellish this leaf with glitter and the words 'Give Thanks'.
Glittered Walnut Shell Napkin Rings - Make these shiny walnut shell napkin rings sprinkled with glitter.
Glitter Embellished Christmas Napkins - Decorate your Xmas table with decorated and personalized napkins, using glitter glue.
Cotton Swab and Glittered Christmas Tree Ornament - The cotton swab is decorated with glitter glue to make it look like it is decorated in tinsel. It brings out the extra special touch that is needed for this ornament.
Making Glitzy Purim Party Masks - Make this elegant party mask for purim - make it even more special with glitter embellishments.
3 Wise Men with Glitter Decorated Clothing - When you think of the 3 wise men you think of them in grand clothing...these clothes are embellished with gold glitter.
Pop-Up Christmas Tree & Glitter Cards - Learn how to cut out a 3-dimensional pop-up Christmas tree in the middle of your card...then decorate the tree with glitter glue.
Origami Dreidel with Golden Hebrew Letter Instructions - Learn how to embellish this paper origami dreidel with golden glittered hebrew letters..
Popsicle Stick Glitter and Ribbon Xmas Ornaments - This Christmas ornament wouldn't be anywhere near as special if it wasn't covered in shiny glitter.
Making Holly Christmas Gift Tags - These gift tags are for making Xmas holly with red glitter berries.
Star of David Hanukkah Decorations - These Hanukkah Ornaments are covered in glitter which is what makes them look so festive for Hannukah.
Christmas Party Bowls - These festive Christmas party bowls are decorated with holly and glitter glue.
Christmas Candle Decorations - Some of the charm of this Xmas candle arrangement comes from the gold glitter criss-crossed that are on the base of it.
Fingerprint Ants on a Glitter Anthill - Ants go marchine one by one, hoorah hoorah. Make this ants picture with a bit of sand and your fingerprints.
Angelic Snow Angels Craft with Styrofoam and Glitter - Learn how to make these beautiful snow angels from Styrofoam products and glitter.
Art Foil Cards Glitter Arts and Crafts Activity - Find out how to make homemade cards from silver art foil, glitter glue and other materials.
Breezy Windsock Glitter Craft for Kids - Crayola.com shows kids how to make a glittery breezy windsock.
Catch the Gingerbread Magnet to Make - Follow these instructions to create a gingerbread man magnet for the Christmas holidays.
Chinese Character Cards Made wtih Glitter - Find out how to make these amazing Chinese character cards using card stock and glitter.
Chinese New Year Bracelet Arts and Crafts Project - Children can make a special Chinese New Year Bracelet from red craft foam, gold glitter glue and hook and eye fasteners.
Christmas Door Hanger Kids Craft - Find out how you can make a festive Christmas door hanger.
Christmas Heart Decoration Making Instructions - Make this beautiful Christmas heart decoration from red craft foam, red glitter, foamie holly and berries, gold metallic cord, tacky glue and a low temp glue gun (used by an adult).
Circles Lollipop Crafts Project for Children - This tutorial will show you how to make circle lollipop from craft foam or construction paper and other materials.
Colorful Heart Bough to Make with Glitter - Follow these instructions to create a colorful heart bough craft.
Craft Stick Photo Ornaments Activity -This is a fun and easy Christmas ornament craft for children.
Crown Jewels - This is a great craft activity for a princess themed birthday party.
Decorated Candles - Learn how make decorated candles by following these instructions.
Easy Glitter Stars - Use these stars to decorate windows...they come right off.
Egg Snowman - Make sparkling snowmen from styrofoam eggs, white bread, glitter gel, glue, craft sticks, disposable dish and paper clip.
Fairy Wand - Your daughter can make this fairy wand using a strong piece of cardboard, wood dowel and a lot of glitter.
Felt Glitter Flowers - Find out how to make beautiful flowers from colored felt and fine glitter.
Fleur-de-Lis Mother's Pin - Learn how to make this Fleur-de-Lis pin for your mom.
'Friends' Welcome Book - Find out how to make this cute “Friends” welcome book by following these instructions.
Fun Glasses - Here are some crazy glasses you can make from printable card stock, cellophane, glitter glue, small foam shapes and other materials.
Glitter Bangle - Children can make a beautiful bangle from a basic bangle, kitchen foil, glitter and double sided sticky tape.
Glitter Birds - Find out how you can turn a fake bird into a beautiful glitter bird.
Glitter Bracelet Craft - Make a sparkly bracelet from masking tape and glitter.
Glitter Flower Pendants - Make flower pendants from polymer clay, floral stamps and multi-colored glitter.
Glitter Galaxy Craft - Children can make their own galaxy from black construction paper, white crayon, glue, glitter and old newspaper.
Glitter Glue Ornament - Turn an ordinary glass ball ornament in a sparkly ornament by using a glitter glue pen.
Glitter Glue Votive Candleholder - Make a Christmas themed votive candleholder from a baby food jar and glitter glue pens in Christmas colors.
Glitter Glue Yarn Stars - Make patriotic stars from white yarn, wax paper, scissors, and red, white and blue glitter glue.
Glitter Hair Clips - Turn old hair pins into sparkling new fashion hair accessories.
Glittering Foil - This glittering foil art will make a great decoration for your bedroom or classroom.
Glitter Leaf Candle Ring - Find out how you can easily make this festive candle ring.
Glitter Ornament Tree Skirt - This is a fun Christmas craft for the whole family.
Glitter Pens - Make glitter pens from a pin, glitter, and heavy duty double sided tape and sheets.
Glittery Butterfly Lace Card - Learn how to make a lovely glittery butterfly lace card by following these instructions.
Glittery Fall Foliage - This is a wonderful decoration for Thanksgiving or Halloween.
Glittery Holiday Centerpiece - This is an amazing Christmas centerpiece children can make.
Glittery Pinecone Decorations - Find out how to make decorations from pinecones, pine cleaners, white glue, paintbrush, glitter and glitter glue.
Glittery Shell Fish - Decorate different sea shells with glitter, glue and markers.
Glittery Suncatcher - Make a simple suncatcher using recycled CDs/DVDs, white glue, kitchen foil, thread and glitter.
Hamsa Wall Hanging - Crayola.com shows children how to make a replica of hamsa.
Hanging Leaves - Make these autumn leaves from red and gold card, and red and gold glitter pens.
Hanukkah Votives - Decorate a plain glass votive candle cup to match your Hanukkah décor.
Have-a-Heart Magnet - Find out how Crayola.com turned a wooden heart into a heart magnet.
Holiday Candleholders - This tutorial will show you how to make holiday candleholders.
How to Make Glitter Clay Beads - These glitter clay beads are easy to make and would make great jewelry and gifts.
Irish Ribbon Banner - Crayola.com shows kids how to make an Irish ribbon banner decoration.
Jewish Yarn Bug - Find out how to make a Jewish yarn bug using inexpensive materials.
Joshua's Shofar - This is a simple craft for the Jewish children.
Knight's Armor - This makes a great Knight Halloween costume.
Loopy Paper Wreath - Make a holiday wreath from loopy paper and Styrofoam products.
Love Bug - Make this adorable love bug for your sweet Valentine.
"Love You" Note Card and Envelope - Follow these instructions to create “Love You” stationery set.
Lucky Stones - Keep one of these stones with you at all time for luck.
Mardi Gras Shakers - Make Mardi Gras shakers from an empty plastic water bottles with lids and other materials.
Mardi Gras Yarn Bug - Find out how to make a Mardi Gras themed yarn bug by following these instructions.
Mini Donut SWAPs - Learn how to make these yummy looking miniature donut SWAPs.
Mini Shoe Ornaments - Find out how you can turn a plastic miniature high heel into a sparkly Christmas tree ornament.
Mom's Mirrored Jewelry Box - This tutorial shows you how to make mom this beautiful jewelry box with a mirror inside.
Painting with Glitter - This pages shows children how they can paint with glitter so they can add some sparkle to their arts and crafts.
Patriotic Caps - Use rhinestones and red and blue glitter to make a patriotic cap.
Plaster of Paris Shingle Wall Decoration Using Paper Napkin Applique - Find out how you can make this beautiful Christmas wall decoration.
Poinsettia Present Pal - Make this beautiful poinsettia to put on all your Christmas gifts.
Quinceaños Memories Journal - Crayola.com shows you how to make a special journal for your Quinceañoe memories.
Roaring Racers - Find out how you can make a glittery racing car.
Santa’s Sleigh - This is a fun Christmas craft for children from age 2 to 101.
Science Test Tubes - This is a simple and educational craft for children.
Sculpy Clay Card - Find out how you can make a card from cardstock, flower shaped cookie cutter, sculpy clay, glitter and other craft supplies.
Silver and Golden Easter Egg - Learn how to make a sparkly silver and gold Easter egg decoration.
Sizzling Snowflake - Crayola.com shows you how to make a snowflake using Crayola products, ribbon, ruler and tape.
Snowflake Tea Light Candle Glass - This is a wonderful addition to every Christmas dinner table.
Sorcerer's Glitter Globe - Children will enjoy this Harry Potter themed glitter globe craft.
Sparkle’s Glitter Pumpkin Centerpiece - Follow these simple instructions to create a beautiful pumpkin centerpiece for Halloween or Thanksgiving.
Sparkling Bracelets - Find out how you can make this sparkling bracelet from Crayola products.
Sparkling Princess Crown - This is a fun to make crown that perfect for all princesses to wear.
Sparkling Stars Mobile - As we all know everything is better with glitter and this mobile is no exception, simply taking some wooden star cut outs, wire, ribbon, a glue gun and lots of glitter!
Sparkly Glitter Bottle - Make a beautiful glitter bottle from inexpensive materials.
Sparkly Shamrock Brooch - Learn how to make this sparkly shamrock brooch to wear on St. Patrick’s Day.
Stamped Wristbands - Find out how you can make stamped wristbands from Crayola products.
Star of David Craft - Make a Star of David from six popsicle sticks, white glue, glitter and thread.
String Art Snowflake - Find out how you can make a sparkly snowflake by following these instructions.
Summer Spiral -Learn how to make a beautiful summer spiral using inexpensive materials such as tissue paper and laminating sheets.
Tie Dye Fan - Find out how to tie dye a paper fan to make it look stylish.
Totem Pole - Celebrate Native American Day by making a colorful totem pole.
Treasure Box With Sparkles - Crayola.com shows children how they can make their own treasure box.
Victorian Christmas Boot - This is easy to make and would look amazing near the Christmas tree or fireplace.
Whirling Color Flashes - Find out how you can make a colorful spinning toy in a few steps.
Wooden Flying Glitter Witch - Learn to make this wooden flying glitter witch by following this tutorial.
Wooden Glitter Star Ornament - Learn how to easily make a glitter star Christmas ornament.
Wooden Heart “ Love” - This is a great Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day or Anniversary present.
Yellow Handprints Sun - Find out how you man make this bright sun using your handprint along with some craft supplies.