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November 8, 2018

This tangled trophy is the second in my series of wall mount animal heads (no animals harmed in the process!) Inspired by the Chiaroscuro (Italian for light-dark) drawing technique usually done on gray or tan paper, this stag was painted in the "Renaissance" style usin...

August 19, 2018

Hints of aspen gold, cool mornings, and humming birds dwindling; these are all signs that summer is yielding to fall. We will celebrate summer's end with our final show for the season at the Estes 
Park Monday Artisan's Market
(MAM) tomorrow, August 20.

I painted t...

May 21, 2018

This month I am reporting on the exciting opportunity for me and Botangle.net to participate in Tangle U, held this year in Portland, Oregon in April. Tangle U is the premier continuing education event for Certified Zentangle Teachers or CZTs. This year it featured 20...

March 27, 2018

I love the places and projects my ability to “Zentangle®” has afforded me. This recent work-related opportunity is most unique and worth sharing broadly: a graphic with Zentangle® patterns illustrating a scientific article.

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February 17, 2018

Valentine's Day marked the beginning of Lent this year. That means 40 days (plus Sundays) til Easter and time to begin decorating eggs for the occasion. That is the Ukrainian tradition and one that has yielded the most beautiful and intricately patterned eggs for centu...