Yep, it’s that time of year again. Even though it’s not quite December yet, we are full into the Christmas spirit. I don’t start until after Thanksgiving, but that was a whole week ago, so here are my first 2 Christmas-themed tiles. 3Z are perfect for little trees. I did most of my Dewd last week,… Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look a Lot…
Did you survive Friday the 13th? I got to enjoy 2 concerts and my daughter’s company. Her amazing wind ensemble played a Homecoming concert at Illinois Wesleyan. After that, we went to hear Six Appeal, an all-male acapella group from Minnesota. If you ever get a chance to see these guys, do so! Talented, entertaining,… Continue reading Two More Pages of Pinktober
I have a love/hate relationship with this week’s Diva Challenge. I loved learning about Petoskey stones. I had never heard of them before, and they are fascinating and beautiful. However, I had it in mind to recreate them with tangling, which, of course, brought the dreaded expectations into mind. It is never fun when you get it… Continue reading Petoskey Stones
Eclipse tile with themed tangles.
I struggled last week to get back into the practice of Zentangle. So, this weekend, I went back to my comfort tangles: tipple, flux, and opus, using just a black 01 micron and graphite shading. I used a pre-strung Zendala because these are very relaxing to me. As I tangled, I took my time and simply… Continue reading The Practice of Zentangle & Aura Tips