Create great new craft projects filled with texture! It's puffy paint, in a pen! Just squeeze out paint and let dry to get very cool 3-D artwork. Works best with embossers, or blow dryers with a high heat level.
See what amazing things the Popcorn pen can do with these pictures from a bridal shower. The pens were used to decorate the labels for home made lotions and lip balm.
I am sad that so many seem to have trouble using these fun pens. They work
great. If you are not getting the puffiness you desire its probably because you
have a hair dryer that is kind to your hair but won't get quite hot enough to
puff stuff.. Some companies think that you will only be drying your hair with
your hair dryer :)
I find that a paint stripping heat tool works in a jiffy. It costs $15-20. at
your local hardware store. It looks sort of like a hair dryer but it gets MUCH
hotter. Just be careful not to get it too close to your paper. You don't want to
set anything on fire. And BE CAREFUL NOT TO TOUCH THE HOT END. If you use other
heat-seeking craft supplies- like embossing powder-you will appreciate how much
quicker a paint stripper does the job.
I can lay out a tabletop of things that need puffing and run the heat gun over
large areas or many small things all at once. Because you only need to get the
heat source 6-8 inches away from your project it's also easier to see your
results. Unlike in the Jetpens video with the hairdryer practically touching the