Author Archives: RMDC

Quick update: Wooden Spoon Complete

Finished it last night while the kids watched The Sword in the Stone. I’d never seen the movie before – or at least not to my memory – and I could probably rant for an hour about Merlin. But that’s … Continue reading

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Catch-up: Sketchbook Work, Plus a New Tangle

I promised (sort of) more sketchbook pages, and now I deliver. I upped the scan resolution and brought down the scale and file size just a tad. The first real tangle page in my sketchbook was my shot at Laura … Continue reading

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Long, long hiatus has finally ended

Several months ago, pretty shortly after my last post here, the computer went bye-bye. The replacement which got us through the interim was a refurbished first-generation Eee netbook; it barely wanted to function, and there was no way to get … Continue reading

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Challenge #7 and Tanglebook

Three days without a post! It’s been a full weekend. But I finally have a chance to catch up here on the blog. The Diva’s Weekly Challenge dropped yesterday. The topic was simple: Breathe! She drew a connection with yoga, … Continue reading

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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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