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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'm just popping in with a couple of quick birthday cards I made for friends. I was quite surprised to find this lovely birdcage die in The Works the other day when I popped in for some foam tape. They... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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I bought this fabulous stencil whilst at a recent mixed media retreat. I thought it would be ideal for this card - the usual difficult male card! I stencilled some Distress inks through the stencil to create a lovely bright... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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I had such a fun evening last week making Christmas wreaths with my work colleagues. We used a lovely Joanna Sheen Poinsettia die and some wreath forms from Hobbycraft to make these beauties. Crafting with a little Prosecco is always... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at GlitterAngel Art
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Last weekend I decided to join my friend Katie Skilton for a weekend of workshops taught by the very talented Marta Lapkowska. It was great fun. The workshops were held at a rowing club right on the river in Stockton... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I've bought lots of new Christmas stamp sets this year, and I'm really loving the My Favorite Things Merry Everything and Deer friends sets with the cute reindeer and Santa. Here are a couple of cards I made to add... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's a card I made using the last Simon Says Stamp card kit. If you haven't seen their monthly card making kits, and you are into stamping, I'd highly recommend you check them out. This month's kit had an Autumn... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I love these Tonic dies, they're great for making quick cards - and a Christmas you definitely need some options for mass-producing cards that aren't too time consuming to make. This is another card for my November classes. The first... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I've got a super-cute card today using the gorgeous Merry Everything stamp set from My Favorite Things. I put together a video showing how I made this card: Wplus9 TREE BORDER Designer Dies WP9D138 Merry Everything Lil' Inker Designs STITCHED... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I put together a video on the making of this card using some lovely new stamps from Woodware and dies from Tonic Studios. Ranger Stickles LIME GREEN Glitter Glue SGG01829 Tonic GLOSS WHITE Nuvo Crystal Drops 651N Sizzix BIG SHOT... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I really adore this Christmas pudding die, I think it's going to feature on a lot of my Christmas cards this year. It's from Tonic Studios. The greeting on this card is from an older Papertrey Ink set called Signature... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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A few more cards for my November classes. I really love this Woodland scene - it's another of the new dies from Pretty Quick dies at www.craftstash.co.uk. I recently bought these Torn Edge square dies from Tattered Lace when they... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I'm still very much in Christmas mode at the moment. I've really been making Christmas cards for months now, with all my magazine commissions, and the TV shows I've done so far have been mostly Christmas products too. Strangely though,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Well I'm so sorry for my extremely poor attempt at updating my blog lately. The main reason for this is that I've recently started working on Create & Craft as a Guest Presenter. I've been demonstrating C&C's own range of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
My lovely friend Kim Dellow recently designed a beautiful stamp set for PaperArtsy. Kim is so talented, it's a fabulous set. My other friend Michelle Short and I had been chatting with Kim about doing some sort of collaboration between... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Dawn has chosen a lovely theme for this week's challenge at the Daring Cardmakers. She wants to see a Room with a View, so incorporate a window or aperture with a picturesque view. I decided this would be the perfect... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Oh I'm so happy with how this turned out. It was definitely a labour of love because it took some time to die cut all those flowers, but it was so worth it. It looks great on my craft studio... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I think everyone is going to love this Thank You die from Pretty Quick. It really does make a quick and easy card (but you can layer it up or add whatever you like in the background too). and another... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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A few more cards for the next class in Bromsgrove on 17 September - a mixture of general and Christmas cards. I do still have a couple of places left, so please let me know if you'd like to join... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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Here's a sneak peak at a couple of the Christmas cards we'll be making at my next class in Bromsgrove. This class will be a mixture of Christmas cards and general cards. Today I'm sharing a couple of the Christmas... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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I've made so many cards already with the By the Sea stamp set from Creative Expressions. My favourite images from the set are the two little seahorses. I remembered I had this seahorse digi paper from Pink Petticoat which goes... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art
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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 Jul 27, 2016 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 Jul 26, 2016 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 Jul 25, 2016 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 Jul 24, 2016 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 Jul 23, 2016 at GlitterAngel Art