Tutorial: DIY Tissue Paper Pom-Poms this tutorial is pretty good. Use square sheets or tissue for a rounder Pom Pom. Tie the middle with ribbon and tied several on ribbon and hung them for a backdrop. Use thin tissue paper and fluff gently.
"Break a glow stick and put in clear nail polish." DO NOT DO THIS HOLY CRAP! There are some toxic chemicals in glow sticks that have not been tested on nails. They make glow in the dark polish that is safe, just buy some.