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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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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 yesterday at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s the lovely Nat’s turn to set the challenge this week at the Daring Cardmakers, and she’s chosen Mellow Yellow Yellow really isn’t a colour I gravitate to, so this was a good dare to get my to try something... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at GlitterAngel Art
Since my last class I've had a few emails asking about where I get certain products, so I thought going forward, after each class, I'll do a list for you all, so you can get hold of anything you like.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Svenja has chosen a challenging dare for us this week, she wants us to incorporate heroes from our favourite childhood books. As a child I don’t really recall being a massive fan of any particular story. I read a lot,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Yesterday at the Stitches trade show, Ken gave me a sample pack of his new paper ranges - ‘Hometown’, ‘Studio’, ‘Watercolored Memories’ and ‘Pitter Patterns’. The watercolour designs are my favourite, especially as I’ve been adding a bit of watercolouring... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
Yesterday I had a lovely day out at the Stitches craft trade show at the NEC. My friend and teamie from the Daring Cardmakers, Zuzana, came with me and we had a fab time looking at all the new goodies... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Well, I’m late again this week and have no excuse because I actually made my card in plenty of time, just didn’t get a chance to blog it. Beckie chose a great idea for us, to use elements on our... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I’m popping in to share a couple of cards I made last weekend. First up is Andy’s Valentine’s card. I used the lovely Simon Says Stamp stitched hearts. I cut them from white card then coloured them with Promarkers. The... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
My little niece, Ella, is making her First Holy Communion this June, and my sister asked me if I’d make the invitations for her. I knew I had a box of pearly, shimmer paper that has a slight gold tint... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s Miri’s turn to set the dare at the Daring Cardmakers this Friday and she wants to see ‘headgear’on our cards. As I went through my stash I realised I didn’t actually have that many stamps with headwear on. It... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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This week it’s a nice and simple dare at the Daring Cardmakers: January Blues You are free to use the title however you want; it could be a "just to cheer you up" or "sorry to hear you're feeling blue"... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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We always start the first Friday of the month with a particular type of challenge each year. Last year we chose a colour combo palette each month. This year we are going with an inspiration photo. You can take inspiration... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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And as promised, here’s another two cards that we’ll be making in my February class. Another cute animal card using Paper Smooches stamps. I really love this Zoo Crew set, the images are really sweet. They’d be just perfect for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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One of my plans for the New Year was to find a better way to keep on top of all my crafting commitments. I’m a massive list writer and I’m not the sort of person to leave things ‘till the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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A couple more cards to share from my next class in February. I love how this one turned out – the colours are just so lovely. Then just one more today – this sweet little coffee cup card. I think... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I hope you’ve all recovered from the New Year celebrations! I’m kind of looking forward to getting back to normal and not feeling I can eat anything I like – my diet has most definitely gone out of the window... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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I hope 2015 brings you all good health and happiness! Personally, I’m hoping that my hobby continues to provide me with opportunities to meet lovely people, and perhaps to do some more design work. Last year I met a few... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2015 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are the dates for my card making classes for 2015: 7 Feb (fully booked) 25 April 13 June 12 Sept 14 Nov Since my February class got fully booked up so quickly, if there’s enough interest I’ll run the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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The very talented Louise at Paper Panda has just brought out two new stamp sets featuring her amazing paper cut designs. She’s a massive Alice in Wonderland fan, so these stamps are all about Alice. I really love her stamp... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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Leo came up with a fabulous idea for the last dare of 2014 - “For your card for this week I want you to take inspiration from your favourite card you created in 2014. Browse your blog and take a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s my turn to choose the challenge this week at the Daring Cardmakers. I’ve seen so many gorgeous shaker cards around at the moment, so I thought we should all give it go, so my dare is to Shake it... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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Jo’s chosen the theme ‘cottoning on’ at the Daring Cardmakers this week. I thought about using some cotton wool on a snowman, but I had already decided that I wanted to do a shaker card, and thought that the cotton... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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I made this card to give Andy for Christmas. I was seriously tempted to just give him last years card again because I found it in a box the other day and I honestly don’t think he would notice! Anyway... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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It was Lythan’s turn to choose the challenge this week and she decided on Something old, Something new. I had just received some new dies from Lil’ Inkers, so the something new was very easy. For the something old, I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s Kathy’s turn to choose this weeks challenge at The Daring Cardmakers and she wants to see candles on our cards. I thought this was the perfect excuse to get another Christmas card done, so decided to use this gorgeous... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at GlitterAngel Art