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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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It’s the first Friday in the month and that can only mean one thing – our usual Elemental Inspiration pic at the Daring Cardmakers. I scheduled this post at the weekend, so hopefully as you are reading this, I'll be... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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This week at the Daring Cardmakers blog, we’re all making weather related cards to cheer someone up who is ‘under the weather’. I straight away new I wanted to combine my Lawn Fawn Spring Shower dies with this sweet bird... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
I've put together another video tutorial on using the MISTI stamp tool to make life easy when using stamps with matching die cuts: The stamp set I've used in this tutorial is the Wplus9 Fresh Cut Floral set with matching... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s Nat’s turn to choose the challenge this week at the Daring Cardmakers. She’s a massive fan of the TV series ‘Arrow’ so that’s her theme for this week – she wants to see arrows, and for bonus points, the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Well Jo has chosen a tough one for us this week, she wants to see mathematical elements such as pie charts, bar charts, etc. I must admit, this one had me stumped for quite some time. I wanted to make... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are a few more cards for my class on the 25 April. I have just one place left for this class, so if you would like to join us, then please drop me a line asap. I thought I’d... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
I put together another quick video tutorial to explain how I used the MISTI to make this card. I've listed below the products I've used: Simon Says Stamp SWATCH BOOK SUPPLIES SWBOOK *Paper Smooches BOLD BUZZWORDS Clear Stamps Kim Hughes... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I put together this quick card using my new Kuretake Gansai Tambi watercolours as I wanted to see how well they would work on vellum – I find some watercolours look a bit wishy,washy on vellum, but these are lovely... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's a quick card I used with the MISTI stamping tool. Using the MISTI meant I didn't have to draw any pencil lines to work out where exactly to stamp the greeting so it would appear in the circle aperture.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s the first Friday in the month which means it’s time for another inspiration photo for this week’s challenge at The Daring Cardmakers. It’s Zuzana’s turn to choose, and she’s picked this lovely photo: I decided to take this one... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I loved the cards I made previously using the Simon Says Stamp swatch set, so decided to make another one with some nice greens and blues for my stepsons birthday. Being able to line up the stamp perfectly just makes... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are a few more cards for my class on the 25 April. For these cards, I haven’t added a shaker window and sequins, but they are following the same design as a shaker card, so if you wanted to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Lythan has chosen a really fun challenge for us this week, she wants to see cards inspired by fellow DT member Nat! Now this is quite an easy one for me, because Nat and I have quite similar taste in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Hi everyone! Thanks for hopping along on the Craft Storage Ideas blog hop! You should have come from Cicily’s blog We are so excited to share some great ideas for keeping your planner both organised and fun along the way,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s another couple of cards that we’ll be making in my next class on 25 April. This class is going to focus on shaker cards, but this card would work just as well without the sequins and acetate window if... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Kathy has chosen a really fun dare for us this week at the Daring Cardmakers, she wants to see swinging elements on our cards, with extra points for using a circle (as in roundabout). I knew straight away which stamp... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I just treated myself to some new watercolours, and after seeing these Gansai Tambi paints on a few other blogs, I decided to get some too. If you are in the UK, you can get them directly from Kuretake –... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I’ve already shared a couple of shaker cards that we’ll be making in the next class, but although that’s the main technique we’ll be learning, I’m not going to restrict the card samples to shaker cards. Mainly because they are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s Dawn’s turn to choose the challenge at the Daring Cardmakers today, and she’s chosen a baking theme for us. I recently received a Simon Says stamp set full of lovely doughnut (or donut) stamps and greetings, and I thought... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I recently got some lovely new stamp sets from Simon Says Stamp, and I was really keen to make something with these strawberries, as I thought they’d be great to practice my Promarker colouring with. I kept it simple, I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I recently bought a MISTI tool – if you haven’t heard of this new product, then pop over to www.mysweetpetunia.com for lots more tutorials and videos. MISTI stands for Most Incredible Stamping Tool Invented, and I have to say, having... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here in the UK it’s Mother’s Day on the 15 March, so I’ve been busy making cards to sell in my office. This card is using a quite old Papertrey set called Tag Its #2. The greeting is from the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s the lovely Nat’s turn to choose the inspiration photo for our monthly challenge this week, and she’s picked this one, which is full of elements to choose from: Here’s my card – I decided to make a shaker card... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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One of my colleagues is leaving this week, so I made a card for us all to sign. Just as I started, the postman arrived with some goodies from Simon Says Stamp, so I was able to use the Friendly... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art