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Enthusiastic Artist · 1W ago

A new, old manuscript

I almost never, never use people as subject matter. However, I kept seeing a face in the upper corner of this eco-dyed paper and decided I'd best let it happen. Maybe it's a whisper of inspiration.Tangles (or at least most of them!): Auras, Beadlines...
Enthusiastic Artist · 3W ago

Drawing on my eco-dyed papers (*heart!*)

Recently I tried eco-dyeing some of my own papers and I've really been enjoying drawing on them! Here are some recently finished mixed media pieces."Fanfare"(c)2017  •  8"x5.5"There is some metal leaf on the moon that doesn't show in the photo.Tangle...
Enthusiastic Artist · 1M ago

Day and Night houses

Occasionally I do a piece of art with day on one side and night on the other. I recently h...
Enthusiastic Artist · 1M ago

Eco-dyeing - my first attempt!

Last November I had the pleasure of staying with CZT Bette Abdu for a few days. During tha...
Enthusiastic Artist · 1M ago

Shades of Gray

I've been having fun with CZT Sonya Yencer's "Shades of Gray" idea to use pencil for some of the tangles. She demonstrates this technique using the tangle Jetties, so that's what I used for ...
Enthusiastic Artist · 1M ago

When I don't know when to quit

I had drawn a lovely Celtic-style interlaced tree on a white Zendala tile. At the very center I put a decorative metal brad on a circle of holographic paper.My intention was to mount it on c...
Enthusiastic Artist · 2M ago

A medieval half-timbered house

Back in November, when I was fortunate enough to attend the zenAgain event for CZTs, I sat beside Jenny Peruzzi. Jenny runs Acadia Laser Creations and has produced a number of zentangle project kits (Tints on Tan, Zenquility, etc.). She floated the i...
Enthusiastic Artist · 2M ago

Pi Day tiles

March 14 is World Pi Day, pi being 3.14 andonandonandon...So in honor of this occasion, I present six varieties of pie, on 3Z tiles.Bon appétit!Clockwise from the top:Pumpkin pie with a doll...
Enthusiastic Artist · 4M ago

Orbs-la-dee

The DivaCZT's challenge this week is the tangle Orbs-la-dee from Anneke van Dam. It's a tangle I've used before but had sort of forgotten about. I did three tiles in the crunch time before w...
Enthusiastic Artist · 4M ago

Trifle - a new tangle!

I call this Trifle because it's a 'triangle fill' (tri-fill). At first I just thought of i...