Newfoundland, Going Home

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I need to start this post by saying –  none of these photos are mine. I borrowed them all from the internet.   Tomorrow we are flying to Newfoundland. I grew up there, on a US Navy base. Dad had a specialty that kept us there for quite awhile. When we first move there, we… Continue Reading


Stack Your Stripes

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Here is a new stacking challenge for you – stacking stripes. Basically this means one tangle per stripe, all stacked on top of each other or next to each other. Stacked stripes can be horizontal or vertical. And one tangle per stripe. This is a great way to learn some new tangles, and to practice… Continue Reading


Alcohol Ink on Yupo

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I absolutely love working with these alcohol inks! I keep finding new colors, and new color combinations. I just can’t stop! Their colors are so vibrant and fresh. I use Yupo paper. It has a plastic coating over it, making it perfect for the alcohol inks. I put the color on first, let it dry… Continue Reading


Old Becomes New

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I used to be a scrapbooker. Digital technology has taken away the need for me to scrapbook, but I still have a ton of scrapbook supplies. Recently I figured out that I could tangle on the paper. I have enough scrapbook paper cut down into manageable pieces to last me for a couple years. I… Continue Reading


Knee Deep and Falling Behind

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My life is running in fast forward right now. I just got home from one trip. I’m headed out to get my hair re-blued, then on to the airport to pick up Kali. Then tomorrow we head to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter for a couple days. Followed by Frankie time for a few… Continue Reading


Sneak Peek

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The last four days I have been in Orlando at the Walt Disney World complex, painting and drawing, and just generally having a wonderful time! Here’s a little sneak peek for you of some of the fun! More coming in the next couple days. Whoot! Whoot!


Happy Mother’s Day!

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Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms, all the wish-they-were-moms, all the other-moms, all the soon-to-be moms, and all the dads acting as moms. It’s your day to celebrate the joy that only a mom knows. To celebrate family. To celebrate that special love. To celebrate you. Cause you, Mom, are worth it!


Dylusions Swirls

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This was a mega fun work of art to make! I made the background the day I received my new Dylusions Paints in the mail! I used my fingers to rub the bubblegum pink and crushed grape colors into the paper. I didn’t realize how fast the paint would dry, so that line between the… Continue Reading


4Mom, Jane Eileen’s New Tangle

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 Here is a pretty cool new tangle my friend and fellow CZT Jane Eileen created for Mother’s Day! Jane was playing around with this new tangle. As she drew it out, this is what she saw on row two and the name right away became 4Mom. Jane has a pretty fantastic blog called See Jane… Continue Reading


Chain of Roses

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I apologize yet again for the infrequent blog posts. Facebook has taken over my life. Hahahahah! Seriously, I am trying to get back to a normal routine. Here’s a little punzel with some rock ‘n roll roses. Love these two tangles together!