Let’s Talk Reticula and Fragments

In the tangle world you can hear a lot of questions about what reticula and fragments are. What they are is simple: they are terms set apart by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas of Zentangle HQ to describe a way to achieve seemingly unending results from your tangles.  Let me explain it in simple laymen’s… Continue Reading

Hahnemühle and Sistar Tangle


I love to play with new tangle patterns! And this one from Hanny Waldburger is a beautiful one! But first, let me show you something else that I love and think is beautiful! I took this photo with my cell phone this morning when we woke up. It was shot from the upstairs loft, from… Continue Reading

A Tangled Garden in Winter


We sit here in Maine watching it snow outside the window. Supposed to snow all day today, then tonight start raining. That is going to be quite the mess! Snow and rain should never be talked about in the same paragraph. Ever.  Of course, I am writing and scheduling this post on Sunday, which will… Continue Reading

A Disney Kind of ATC


Using pre-cut ATCs puts you one step ahead in your art making! This letter D swap that I participated in on Facebook was a lot of fun! ATC Trades and Jams is a very active group that encourages the members to make and trade ATCs! The most recent swap I joined in on was the… Continue Reading

Articulated Molygon, Hahnemühle and Daler Rowney


Loving this white on color Hahnemühle tile full of articulated molygon! Remember this tile? It is a YouTangle.art Tile from Hahnemühle. I had fun one afternoon coloring a bunch of tiles using Daler Rowney Acrylic Inks. You can see the post I wrote earlier about this particular tile right here.  I used a white Gelly… Continue Reading

New Tangle Technique – Articulated Molygon


Zentangle HQ has released a Kitchen Table Talk video demonstrating a new tangle technique. Molygon has been a tangle for some time now, but the articulated method is a new way of drawing it. Let me show you what I did with the technique.  It looks difficult but articulated molygon is really simple to draw…. Continue Reading

Artangleology Giveaway!!!


GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED AND THE WINNER HAS BEEN CONTACTED.  Who doesn’t like a nice gift? How about a gift that keeps giving and giving? A gift that meets your artistic side with room to spare? Welcome to my new website – Alice Hendon, Artangleology! I am so thankful that we have found each other. It has… Continue Reading

Inktober 2018 is Complete!

This is the second year I’ve completed Inktober. And by ‘completed’ I mean I finished on November 3rd. Hahaha! But I finished the stretch. I made the decision to use Hahnemühle‘s YouTangle.art Tiles for every day of Inktober. In addition, all the drawing (tangling) was done with Zensations Technical Pens from Zebra Pen. I love color so I… Continue Reading

Icthus, What a Fun Tangle Pattern!

Inktober has come to a close and I am thrilled to say I was able to complete all 31 days. Just not in 31 days. Hahaha! It actually took me 33 days. Icthus was one of the patterns I chose for my Facebook group Tangle All Around to complete during Inktober. The step outs provided… Continue Reading