I love seeing what people do with my patterns!


Mother and Child ATC ~ For TradeOriginally uploaded by Rose Twofeather 18 02 2010 (002)Originally uploaded by Sylv Shanka I’m so excited!  Sylv Shanka has used my Lotzadotz (without the dots!) and Rose Twofeather has used my penguins. Both these artists have strong bold strokes and know how to use color to great effect.

My tangle patterns: Heritage and Alpenglow


I love the way you can build on patterns and end up with  something else entirely.  If you leave out the last step of Heritage, you have a simple little doodad that  can be used to add interest here and there.  Or you can continue building and make a fancier, full-scale pattern, such as Alpenglow.

Review of Suzanne McNeil’s Zentangle Books


I’ll attempt to avoid subjective criticism in my reviews, which means I won’t tell you if I like or dislike an item. The point isn’t whether I like something, but whether you will.  I’ll try to give information that will help you decide.  If you want more information yet, Wendy T Gibson has also reviewedContinue reading “Review of Suzanne McNeil’s Zentangle Books”

Zentangles by three artists


I have work from three artists today.  They’ve used some of my patterns as well as some patterns from Sandra Bartholomew  and Suzanne McNeil. (Please forgive my formatting.  I’m not good at making Blog do what I want it to).   Rose Twofeather has used an adaption on my Charm, Elegance and Flair patterns. That threeContinue reading “Zentangles by three artists”

My Tangle Patterns: Lotzadotz


I just don’t think you can have enough spots in the world.  Stripes are wonderful, sure, but spots…  Spotted dots and dotted spots and spotted dotty spots.  Well, Lotzadotz is that kind of zentangle pattern, lol! Strangely enough, it was inspired by a photo of a peacock’s feathers, taken at a strange angle.  The photoContinue reading “My Tangle Patterns: Lotzadotz”