Zentangle and Maya

I have my oldest daughter home sick today. While I was writing the blog post from earlier today, she watched Milliande’s video that I posted earlier. She sat next to me completely, and utterly fascinated by the process. Then she disappeared.  After writing the blog post, I ran up to get in the shower (we had  quite a late morning). When I came back down to the living room, she showed me this: Maya is 7 years old! Could just be proud Mama syndrome, but I think there is definitely some talent there 🙂 I wonder if she’ll share my …

Zentangle

I’ve gone ahead and ordered myself a Christmas present! Unfortunately, I think I ordered it a bit late, and it’s arrival prior to next Friday is unlikely.  Quite a while back, I first heard of Zentangle I think through Sue Henry at one of our Metal Clay playdays. In any case, I thought it was kinda neat, but I certainly didn’t have time to start playing with something else. Since then, I’ve seen a ton of references to the kit  online through artists blogs. It was time! So what is a Zentagle exactly?  Basically, in it’s most simplistic – it’s …