My tangle patterns:Appaloosa


The wildly spotted coat of the Appaloosa conjures up visions of rugged landscapes, the wild west, war parties.  This striking pattern will add a bold splash of excitement to your zentangle. Spread the blanket where-ever you want–top, bottom, on the sides.   Go wild with the spots.  Tiny dots, wild splotches. No appaloosa is ever the same!

New tangle and sale at Beez in the Belfrey


Sandra Bartholomew has posted a new tangle, ‘Squid’, at Beez in the Belfrey.  It’s so-o-o cool! There is also a 50% sale on her 100 pack tangle-trading cards.  They are cards with boxes for drawing your own tangle patterns.  I’m not sure how long the sale lasts and I had a little difficulty getting theContinue reading “New tangle and sale at Beez in the Belfrey”

My tangle patterns:Wood-sere


Dead leaves dancing in the wind. Snowflakes glittering in the moonlight. Trees silhoutted against a frosty sky.  Winter is a time of magic.  Three is somewhat of a magic number in composition, the layout of an artistic piece, so I decided to use that to create a tree-like tangle.  Each tree has three branches.  Each branchContinue reading “My tangle patterns:Wood-sere”

Lacy: Non-official Zentangle/ZIA pattern


Tangle Pattern-LacyOriginally uploaded by molossus aka rooibas We’ve long sought to replicate the beautiful patterns of nature. Throughout the ages, lacemakers have decorated clothing and beautified tabletops and fancied up their furniture with fluffy, delicate, or elegant streams of lace. You can enhance your zentangles with a touch of LACY. This particular pattern makes meContinue reading “Lacy: Non-official Zentangle/ZIA pattern”

Stubs: Non-official Zentangle/ZIA tangle pattern


Stubs (was Nibs)Originally uploaded by molossus aka rooibas Tangle patterns are everywhere, even in the art of others. Jennifer Maestre is one artist that thinks outside the box–or rather, outside the drawing. Instead of using her pencils to sketch with, she cuts them up, and sews them into the most incredible creatures. http://www.jennifermaestre.com/ The minuteContinue reading “Stubs: Non-official Zentangle/ZIA tangle pattern”

Underwater scene ATC-Traded


Underwater scene ATC-TradedOriginally uploaded by flowerlady56 I love sharing my zentangle zendoodle tangle patterns with people, and seeing what they do with them. No one does a tangle in exactly the same way. Here is a gorgeous zentangle done by flowerlady56 using STUBS, VORTEX and BUOY from my patterns. She’s using PRINTEMPS, HOLLIBAUGH, MSST andContinue reading “Underwater scene ATC-Traded”