Kitsch?

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Do I like glitter? No… I guess I don’t.

Still – I work with it because I am sure there’s got to be interesting applications. And there is a very wide choice of glitter; shiny or matt, neon coloured or grey, aluminium or polyester.

What works best for me at the moment, is combining glitter with a rough, used look. Or take an over-the-top holographic glitter and use it for a very simple and geometric pattern.

And then there’s the metallic pigments of Merck, quite another story. Each colour and every nuance of matte to glossy is within reach. And all without any metal added…

 

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