Ticky Tacky Town


Artwork: Zebra Zensations Mechanical Colored Pencils on a Hahnemühle YouTangle tile. There’s an old folk song ‘Little Boxes’, that talks about neighborhoods filled with houses made of ticky tacky, that all look just the same. This is another one of the tangle drawings I did while watching movies on New Year’s Eve and when IContinue reading “Ticky Tacky Town”

Tangling from the Comfy Chair


Artwork: Zebra Pen Mildliner Pens on a Hahnemühle YouTangle tile. Hubby and I spent most of New Year’s with a Boston Cream pie and a pile of old movies, so I managed to do some tangling – because isn’t that what everyone does while watching movies?

Okapi – older artwork day


I’ve met so many people over the last couple of years that I decided it was time to share some of my older work. I’ve decided that my Saturday/Sunday posts from now on will be my older artwork day. The creature standing among these tangled woods is an Okapi – kind of. They’re a rareContinue reading “Okapi – older artwork day”

Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 4


Have you entered this week’s giveaway for a copy of Alice Hendon’s ‘Tangle Starts: Into the Future’, a tin of YouTangle tiles, a set of 48 Arteza Colored Pencils, and a 3 pk of Zebra Zensations Pens? If not, why not? It’s open internationally Go here to enter. Pages 19-21. Text: …carried on refreshed. He delved onContinue reading “Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 4”

Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 3


Pages 13-15. Text: He met many cosmic creatures and asked if they knew where the bone was. No one did, but it was a worthy search. On that, they were all in … Pages 16-18. Text: …agreement. “Bone,” said Cosmic Puppy and he trotted on past galaxy after galaxy. He stopped to drink from theContinue reading “Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 3”

Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 2


Pages 7-9. Text: …your breath. The bone you can gnaw forever and the Bone that will provide contentment for the entire universe.” Pages 10-12. Text: But Cosmic Puppy wasn’t listening. He was already scampering down the path, in search of the bone. To be continued tomorrow. To start at the beginning of this thrilling story,Continue reading “Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 2”

Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 1


Back in 2010, I filled a couple of Moleskine accordion albums with a tangle-illustrated story for friends. Hahnemühle just announced that they have released a Zig-zag album (which I’ll review in the future! *jumps for joy*) But the news made me think of this older artwork. Recently, I’ve had trouble keeping up with all myContinue reading “Cosmic Puppy and the Search for the Bountiless Bone-Day 1”

Teaser-Review for the Day after Christmas: Teaser-Review for the Day after Christmas


Sometime tomorrow morning (Dec 26) my review of the Daniel Smith’s Ultimate Mixing Half-pan Set will go live at Doodlewash.com. This is one of the paintings I did using the set. Finding Faces in the Flow 03 – Artwork done with Daniel Smith’s Ultimate Mixing Half-pan Set watercolor on Hahnemühle Cézanne cold press paper.