One String, Two Tiles #zebrapen


 The challenge here is to draw a string. That would be the pencil lines that you lay out on the tile. You will use those lines to place your tangle patterns in. Take that one string and repeat it on a second tile. Now you have one string drawn on two separate tiles.  Take the… Continue Reading

Getting Sketchy Saturday A Day Late


I must apologize. I have no idea why this post popped up here, and I have no idea when it was originally posted. I have been “cleaning” my blog some today, deleting all those nasty little Photobucket boxes telling me I have to give them $400 a year or all my pictures I have stored with them are going… Continue Reading

Blog Hop to Win Tangle Starts!


 Yay!!! You have yet another opportunity to win a copy of Tangle Starts –  My first solo book in the Artangleology Series!  This is just one of the things you can do with Tangle Starts. It is literally this – a collection of beautiful backgrounds upon which you can create art. Whether tangling, drawing, art journaling,  or making… Continue Reading

Tangle Starts – My New Book! And a Giveaway!


Giveaway closed – winner has been contacted and book is being mailed. Thank you for participating.   Available as of today on (Read all the way to the end of this post for an awesome giveaway!) I have been wanting to put this book together for quite some time.  Lots of beautiful, lovely color pages… Continue Reading

Tangling on Black


This is one of a very few art pieces I have posted without  some type of editing.  Totally unedited, all I did was crop the photo. Haven’t touched up boo-boos, or edited the color. I have been watching this new-to-me Facebook page  from a business called Born to Sketch.  Their products are interesting and fun to… Continue Reading

Getting Sketchy!


 The past couple weeks have been kind of hard for me to get my Getting Sketchy posts made. I’ve been working so hard on a project. So hopeful. So disappointed. Over and over again. I was able to work on a couple things this week, despite my otherwise unsuccessful work.  This tangle membranart is a skillful… Continue Reading

Stocking Stuffers and Gifts in My Etsy Store


 The holidays are upon us and Christmas will be here before you know it! In fact it’s just 6 weeks away.  This year I have added an entire section to my Etsy store –  TheCreatorsLeaf –  just for Christmas and stocking stuffer items.  And I apologize right now for the photo heavy post. I wanted to… Continue Reading

No Book For Now, Insert Crying Face


For the past three weeks I have been working from morning to night, trying to put a new book together. Sadly, I have come to the conclusion that I am not going to be able to do it.  I have made two complete sets of art for this book. When I made the first set, I didn’t… Continue Reading