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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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Here’s another card I made with the WPlus9 Freehand Floral stamp set. This time I stamped directly onto the card front. I love the kind of vintage feel these roses have. I added a simple strip of gold glittered card... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at GlitterAngel Art
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I just got one of the new sets from WPlus9, Freehand Florals. I really love the roses in this set. I definitely need to get some more ink pads as I must admit I ended up using a real mixture... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s a bright, shimmery card using some of the gorgeous Sparkle Texture Pastes from Creative Expressions. The colour I used on this card is called Sea Green. These pastes come in a fabulous selection of colours. I’ve only got 4... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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I’m so in love with this Creative Expressions Sweet Cherries embossing folder. I can’t stop using it. When I first got it, this was the first idea I had for it. I never really think to colour my embossed cards... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I just love the colours on this card. I can’t claim the idea as my own though. I saw a card on Clarissa Wiley’s blog ‘Sprinkled with Glitter’ where she added glitter to the bottom of a word die cut... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s a sneak peak of some of the cards we’ll be making at my next class at The Holiday Inn. There are still a couple of places left, so if you’d like to join us, get in touch. Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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The style of these sentiments from the Just Rite ‘Stacking Sentiments’ stamp set made me think of chalkboard writing, so I decided to go with a chalkboard effect for my card. I stamped the greeting on a piece of black... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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This might look like a simple card, but the masking involved to create the little scene required a little bit of planning! The stamps are from the ‘In the Garden’ stamp set – I really love all the stitching details... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s my first DT project for May, using the gorgeous ‘In the Garden’ stamp set. I just love this set as I love incorporating stitching onto my cards, and these little stitched birds and flowers are just beautiful. For this... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I’ve put together a video showing how I made this pretty birthday card. I used the Zig Pearlescent watercolour paints from Kuretake – they are lovely to work with – high quality like the Gansai Tambi watercolours, but with a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are the rest of the samples I made for my Hochanda shows - I forgot to blog them! I really do love these little birdie dies and stamps. One of the extra products on the show was a pack... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I made this pastel card using one of the stem and flowers from the ‘Stitched Birds’ stamp set. After die-cutting a circle from white card, I drew round a die in pencil to give me a guide before stamping the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I’m really in love with this embossing folder. It’s called ‘Sweet Cherries’ and I just love the design. It would look lovely with all those cherries coloured in, or glittered (I’m sure you’ll see a card featuring that technique very... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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It’s my turn to choose the challenge this week at The Daring Cardmakers – and I’ve decided on Back to Basics I want everyone to use primary colours only (or if you want to use other colours then you need... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I made this card for the DCM challenge two weeks ago. I even made it in time for the dare. However, it was so crazy in the run up to my first TV show that I didn’t get a second... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I’m back with some more of the sample cards I made for my Hochanda shows last week. If you’re interested in any of these lovely stamps and dies, you can find them on either the Hochanda website, or at www.craftstash.co.uk... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Well it’s Monday so that means it’s time for another project for Creative Expressions. I used the leaves and flowers from the ‘Stitched Birds’ stamp set to create this cheerful card. I created the sky background with Colour Cloud ink,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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This week has been a bit of a whirlwind. I was lucky enough to be asked to do some shows on Hochanda showing some lovely dies and stamps from Appleblossom. Although I’ve demonstrated at shows and also teach classes, I’ve... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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How lovely is this bird stamp set? I think it’s my new favourite thing! I just love the stitched details on all the images, especially those leaves, they are going to get SO much use as they would be fantastic... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s a card I made for Creative Expressions using the really lovely ‘Stitched Heart’ background stamp. It’s just the right size to cover a card front, and I love the design. For this card I decided to use some different... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Kathy has chosen a lovely challenge this week, ‘Celebrating Spring’, and for bonus points, she wants to see some sort of movement in the card. I remembered I had a pack of action wobblers in a drawer, so then set... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are a few more cards we’ll be making at my next class: Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here are a few of the cards that we’ll be making in my next class at The Holiday Inn, Bromsgrove on 16 April. There are still a couple of places left, so get in touch if you’d like to come.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here’s this week’s card for Creative Expressions. I really love this Dandelion striplet stamp, it can be used in so many ways. As this is a sympathy card, I wanted to keep a very simple colour scheme without any glitter... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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When I lived in London, my nieces Georgie and Lola used to love coming round to my flat to make notebooks, and they really like the Gorjuss images. Last week I was shopping at the Range and they had this... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art