Framed

More pallet fun, this time to make a mirror. After sanding and then using a matt varnish the wood turned out amazing, I just need some black chain to hang it. Next is a card my mum made for my birthday, I wanted to frame it as it fits in with the colour scheme for…

Clean and Simple

A few weeks ago our crafty afty was given a theme to follow ‘clean & simple’ . We were given a few examples and I loved what my mum had done with a brusho background and daffodil stamp, so decided to have a go as I had not had a go with brusho’s yet. Once…

Bring your own Beverage

This weeks diva challenge was to use your favourite beverage as inspiration. An example was given using coffee to stain a zentangle tile and then tangling it how ever you wanted. This gave our Saturday crafty afty group something to play with, we started off by colouring our tiles with coffee and tea as we…

Zen Art

Here are some of the zentangle inspired art pieces I have finished recently. This is what I created for my mum’s Birthday card. I completely filled a 6 inch square with tangles, the shading seemed to take forever but it was well worth the time as it really makes the piece. On top of the…

It’s a String Thing #39

This weeks string thing zentangle challenge was to use string 36 and the tangles mooka, meer, msst and mak-rah-mee. I always like to get my tangles to blend and inter twine with each other for these challenges. Mooka and mak-rah-mee blend very well together but I was unsure how to get them to tangle with…