Monthly Archives: June 2016

A Little Novice Discovery

Once again, our power went out and I have all doors open to allow for a cross breeze. I guess we’re lucky to be on an island that is not currently undergoing a–well, whatever you call a total absence of … Continue reading

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Bedraggled

At this moment, I feel totally bedraggled. And I think that came out in my Zentangle Inspired Art, or ZIA. Day 17 of One Zentangle a Day gave me three more patterns yesterday, but it wasn’t until today that I thought … Continue reading

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Another Day to Waste

Today was just another day of plans gone awry because of variables beyond my control. Or were they?  Beyond my control, that is. I could have gone to the bank early today, but my husband made an appointment with an … Continue reading

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What the…?

It’s so frustrating!  Those are not the words I typed–or tried to.  It happens on my laptop, but not nearly as much or as often as on my phone or tablet. I type one word, the program changes it to … Continue reading

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Moving On

Today, even though my hands were tremulous, I decided to do one last Zentangle or a ZIA. Hopefully, the tremor is temporary and my hands will be steady again in a few days. If not, well… I still have time … Continue reading

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Impermanence

While messing around with Day 15’s three tangles–Yincut, Locar, and Verdigogh–I got an idea that would also include the three patterns from Day 14–Dyon, Chainging, and Keeko. It’s not a Zentangle, nor Zentangle Inspired Art (ZIA); but I think I … Continue reading

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Locar: Fact or Fantasy?

Frustration with the Zentangle pattern Locar took me to the Internet and YouTube again today. Apparently, I am not the only one frustrated with Locar. And since the “official library” on the official Zentangle site no longer maintains its images … Continue reading

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Got Nothing…

Three new tangles today; not a hint of inspiration yet… Maybe tomorrow I will come up with an idea for putting all three together. Maybe tomorrow these tangles will inspire my writing.  But not today. Draw on! #educ_dr

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Created Unequal

Instead of moving on to the next “day” in One Zentangle a Day, I decided to try another experiment with transitioning from one pattern to another with similar characteristics. Deciding to do this exercise in my sketchbook instead of on … Continue reading

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Transitions On My Mind

All day today–especially while doing my newest Zentangle–my mind has been on transitions. Part of that may be due to the topic of transitions covered in a recent One Zentangle a Day lesson; part may be from having had far too many … Continue reading

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