Have You Sent Me Your Tangles?

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Putting out the call one more time before I seriously get down to work on this new book. So I had a great idea to make one book that contains all my tangle patterns and all of Christine and Sandra’s patterns as well. Then I got the idea to invite my Facebook group Tangle All… Continue Reading


Washi and the Bible

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How’s that for a post title? Hahaha! Yes, I totally use washi tape in my Bible and I’ll show you how over the next week. The same techniques will work for your art journals or collage books or junk journals. A little washi goes a long way! This particular page came together as part of… Continue Reading


Anemone, New Tangle

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I have been needing to step out this pattern for awhile now. Anemone. It was named by someone looking at my art on Instagram. I use it a lot in underwater art. Here is an example. Very basic. Those two floating blobs with arms. Very similar to squid but different. Anemone starts with a center… Continue Reading


Dayz Eaze, New Tangle

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Don’t let the wording fool you. This is not a brand new tangle – it was published in the Tangle Starts Planner. But – it has never been posted here on the website. So I am correcting that oversight in today’s post. Dayz Eaze is that pretty section forming the crossbar for the initial A…. Continue Reading


Washi Tape Journaling

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Have a lot of washi tape? I know. It’s like an addiction. You see one tape you just have to have and then another and another. And before you know it you have ten or twelve rolls in your shopping cart and you can’t decide so you get them all. And you take them home… Continue Reading


Let’s Make a Colorful Background

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Acrylic paints are really not my forte, but I am trying to get better at them. At least on a first name basis but probably never BFFs. Hahahaha! This is what I’m talking about. Right here! All this beautiful color! Lots of color involved, so is it expensive? I hear some of you asking what… Continue Reading



An Artfully Inspired January

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Hard to believe it but I finished January for the 2019 Artfully Inspired Life! It is an online class developed and taught by Joanne Sharpe. You can see a link to it right here. I haven’t had a lot of success in the past sticking with a class and following through but there is something… Continue Reading


A Little Tangle Time

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Christine is my dear friend who I met through tangling. Tangling is a way to make some incredible friends and Christine is just that! She helps me oversee the Facebook group, she helps me with this website, she helps me make the books happen. And we talk about our grandbabies and children and art of… Continue Reading


Portable Watercolor from Prestigify

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Recently I made an online purchase from a company called Prestigify. When I went to the checkout, there was an offer for this cute little paint set at a reduced cost. Several companies are carrying these little flip out trays of portable color and I had been ignoring them for quite awhile. But since I… Continue Reading