Monthly Archives: January 2011

Sugarloaf Craft Festival

Kes, my wife, discovered that the Sugarloaf Craft Festival was going to be in town this weekend. We bought tickets and made plans to attend today. With two preschool kids. <.< It was fun, but both of us felt that … Continue reading

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Under the Sea

I guess this is more like Zentangle inspired art (ZIA) than a Zentangle proper. I kind of got carried away after getting Tadpegs and Squid one after the other. <.< When I rolled Fans, which reminds me of shells, that … Continue reading

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Zendala: Muladhara

Several zircles have asked me to tangle them lately. When I get on a roll with something for several days, I start to wonder if it represents something that I need to do. Sort of like how you know you’re … Continue reading

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Tile, Plus Papercraft Preview

So I guess I’ve gotten firmly into the tile-a-day habit. I’m trying to get back into the papercraft habit as well. I completed a few pieces as gifts for the holidays, and the pressure burned me out on model building … Continue reading

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Today’s tile

Two posts in one day – but that’s only because I didn’t get a chance to post yesterday’s tile until this morning. This is today’s showing. I figured I’d post it before the day gets out of hand… <.< … Continue reading

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Tile for Challenge #6

The Diva has been putting out weekly challenges to the Zentangle community. This week’s challenge was to use the new tangle Ixorus in a tile. I decided to finally join in the challenge. I’ve been wanting to try circular strings … Continue reading

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New Tangles: Ziptooth and Sea Oats

Ziptooth arose out of a string made mostly of long, arcing lines traversing from one point to another in parallel – begging to be filled with borders. With just a little shading up and down the zigzag lines, it really … Continue reading

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First post, and it’ll be image-heavy. Welcome, all. 🙂 For Christmas of 2009, my mother sent me a Zentangle kit. I’d never heard of Zentangle before, but the form immediately grabbed me. Unfortunately, 2010 was a rough year, and most … Continue reading

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