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Sharon Curtis (glitterangel)
London & Bromsgrove
Interests: Cardmaking, altered art, sightseeing, art galleries, theatre, music - blur, tori amos, bat for lashes, turin brakes, foo fighters.
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I really love the Creative Expressions 'Wild Flowers' stamp set that I was sent this month, and I thought it would look really nice with a simple, neutral colour scheme, so I heat embossed the flowers onto some kraft card... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at GlitterAngel Art
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I really love the stamp set in the June Simon Says Stamp card kit. The dahlia style flower is really beautiful and I think I'm going to use that particular image along with the leaves a lot. I made two... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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I just bought the Lawn Fawn 'Slide on Over' die set, which enables you to easily make penny slider cards which are great fun. I needed to come up with some Christmas ideas for my next card class, so I... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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There's a really adorable freebie with this month's Simply Cards & Papercraft magazine, these lovely bicycle dies and matching stamps. I put together a video tutorial showing how I put this card together: Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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It's the lovely Purvi's turn to choose the challenge this week, and she wants us to add some doodling to our cards. If you've seen Purvi's cards you'll know that she adds some amazing hand-drawn elements to her cards (and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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It's my turn to choose the theme this week at the Daring Cardmakers blog, and since it's supposed to be summer(!), I decided to go for Strawberries and Cream. Pop over to the blog to get some inspiration from the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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There's a fabulous new magazine out in the shops now, and I'm really excited to have my craft studio featured in it! As well as my studio, there are also some fabulous photos of my friend Michelle Short's gorgeous room.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I'm back with a couple more of the lovely new Pretty Quick dies from CraftStash. The design of these dies makes them absolutely ideal for creating shaker style cards. For this card, I kept the front simple, just die cutting... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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CraftStash have a lovely new range of dies called 'Pretty Quick', and as the name suggests, they are designed for making quick cards. Today I'm sharing some ideas for the Congratulations and Thank You dies. You can find all the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's another new die set from Fuzzy Lemon, this is the Dragonfly Duo set which has a large and small dragonfly. I created a very simple watercolour background before die cutting the large dragonfly from black card, I thought the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I've got a few more cards to share today using new dies from the Fuzzy Lemon range - this time using the Fancy Feather die. I think this first card is my favourite, I just love the dipped in gold... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I'm really loving this Sketch Ranunculus stamp set from Simon Says Stamp. I like sets with individual elements that give you the freedom to build whatever kind of bouquet you like and fill a space. For this card I coloured... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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A very quick and simple card today - ideal for a masculine card. Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I really love this Bird on a Branch die from Apple Blossom (www.craftstash.co.uk). It's just such a versatile image. I combined it with a really old Papertrey Ink bird themed stamp set. The text inside this card says 'you're retiring'... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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www.craftstash.co.uk have a lovely new range of dies called Fuzzy Lemon. They have some beautiful designs, and today I'm sharing a couple of cards using the Make a Wish die. I promise I'm going to stop soon with this pale... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I'm back with a couple of more cards using the latest die releases from Apple Blossom. You can find all the dies I've used at www.craftstash.co.uk For this first card I wanted to keep the design really simple so that... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's another card I made with the latest SSS kit. This time I coloured the stamped flowers with Promarkers. I really love all the useful little filler images there are in this set - they will be so useful to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's a couple of cards I made using the lovely new Locket and Key die set from Apple Blossom - you can purchase them here. For this first card, to give the locket and key a metallic look, I covered... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I really love this sentiment – and the font on it is really lovely. I used the JustRite Sweet Flowers & Vines stamp set to create a resist background using white embossing powder, then I used some Distress inks as... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I'm a bit late blogging my card this week. I'm on holiday in Spain and didn't get a chance to schedule my blog posts before I went. Luckily I brought my laptop with me, so today I'm sitting in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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This is a quick card I made using this month's stamp kit from Simon Says Stamp. I really like these 'doodle style' flowers. I think this set will get a lot of use. I used some watercolours to loosely colour... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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When I opened my DT package this month and saw these bookmark blanks I was really excited. I don’t veer away from card making very often, and the main reason for that is because I often don’t know what to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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It's Nat's turn to choose the challenge this week at The Daring Carmakers, and she's chosen 'Man's Best Friend'. I needed to make cards for my nieces and nephews, and had recently seen a set of cards by Dawn from... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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This lovely stamp set has been on my wish list for a while as I had to wait for it to come back into stock. It was worth the wait though, it's just perfect for watercoloring. I made this card... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Something a bit different from me this week! I had some gorgeous MDF pieces to play with, together with the matching stamp set (By The Sea). Since some of the chipboard pieces were quite large, I decided to get a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art