Yesterday was Orthodox New Year’s Day. Happy New Year again! Now that Alexa is safely at school and the house is mostly back in order, it feels like it’s time for a “new year,” like it’s time to get back to normal. Whatever that means. The Zen Den is dry, and the professionals have taken… Continue reading Still Procrastinating…
Hi! Last time I posted was a quick Diva Challenge from San Diego 2 MONTHS ago! I can’t believe it has been that long. If you follow me on Facebook, you know I’ve been to 2 Zentangle events since my last update: Tangle Island on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada and Zentangle Expo in Madison, WI,… Continue reading Remember Me?
You know how some things are good for you, but you avoid doing them because they are difficult or boring? Zentangle is not like that. Zentangle is fun. Once you let go of your inner critic and invite your inner child to come and play, you may be surprised at how much fun you can have… Continue reading F is for Fun -Day 6 of the A to Z of Zentangle #atozchallenge
This week’s Diva Challenge by guest blogger Jane Reiter is to start with a Bijou tile and then stack it on progressively bigger squares. I cannot remember the last time I had so much fun with a challenge! And was so surprised. I thought it would be quick. After all, how long can it take… Continue reading Stacked Bijou
Two students in Saturday’s class mentioned that they needed advice on working with Renaissance tiles. So, I am back to working on Renaissance tiles and the book. This week’s Diva Challenge is to do a monotangle of the official tangle shattuck. I love shattuck because of its versatility. I (now) love using Renaissance techniques because there are… Continue reading How Do You Know When You’re Done?