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A pen and some fabric | un stylo et du tissu

A pen and some fabric | un stylo et du tissu

Why tangle only on paper? There are so many other fun options! Like fabric. What do you tangle on for fun? Pourquoi tangler uniquement sur du papier? Il y a plein d'autres options, dont le tissu. Et vous sur quoi vous tanglez quand vous voulez vous amuser?

Walking the Labyrinth

Walking the Labyrinth

As I continue to share how to draw Labyrinths in class, I wanted to share with you this work on a classical Man In a Maze Labyrinth. As usual I like the approach of hand drawing the labyrinth, it allows me to let go of the idea of a perfect shape. I just walk the...

April’s Fool | Poisson d’Avril

In France, when I grew up, there was this tradition on April fool's day to cut out little paper fish and paste them on people's back without them noticing. As a kid, it was so much fun and usually you were laughing so hard, it was difficult to do it unnoticed. I...

Love is all | L’amour c’est tout

Here you go again, February, month of love! We can read about it everywhere. We see red roses, love cards and hearts. I am also hoping we will see more kindness and compassion. We will hear more about truly listening and accepting difference of opinions without harsh...

Grow-learn-share-love | Grandir-apprendre-partager-aimer

Do we grow because we learn? Do we learn because we share? Do we share because we love? Do we love because we grow? Do we learn because we grow? Do we share because we learn? Do we love because we share? Do we grow because we love? -- Est-ce qu'on grandit parce qu'on...

Episode 24 : Muse

Muse, Where do you come from? Where do I find you? Are you there with me at all time? How do I learn to listen to you? Here I go, Grabbing a notebook, a pen, a pencil, Carrying with me a couple pages, Ready, willing, Opening myself up to ideas, Letting creativity...

Episode 23 : Min Max Balance | Equilibre

Don’t have time? Feel stretched? Does it sound familiar? This week we are looking into the idea of min-max balance, which can be translated as minimizing distractions to maximize attention. You could also look at it this way: how do we find a form of balance when we...

Episode 19 : Found Poetry | Poésie Trouvée

I (re)discovered Found Poetry when Kellie and I talked about it in the TanglePod episode 19. I had seen Found Poetry artwork before but never tried my hand at it. When Kellie showed me her poems, I thought it would be fun to see what came of it. I was curious to...

Episode 18: Laura’s interview

We had a great time interviewing Laura Harms from iamthedivaczt.com blog.  Listen in and hear how she got started with her very popular weekly challenge! Then stick around to hear about our second giveaway and how you can enter to win another set of pens from...

E17 : Overwhelmed | Dépassée

07/28/2018 Publishing again, original episode somehow disappeared... | Nouvelle publication de cet épisode. l'épisode original ayant disparu... I am so overwhelmed! This is what I told Kellie today, when I met her for our recording session. She looked at me and told...

Tranzending? What? | Pardon?

There is this new trend in the Zentangle® world called #tranzending. It has been fun to watch what people were doing with it and I played with it as well. Some tiles were more successful than others but it is the journey that matters, no? For those of you who have...

Episode 16: Inspiration

Inspiration come from so many different places. Listen in as Kellie and I discuss inspiration and where we find our creative inspiration and share it with our listeners. As October starts, here is one more source of inspiration called Inktober (one month of daily...

Step back from autopilot | Arrêter le pilote automatique

You’re on your way. you know where you’re going, you’ve been going there every day for weeks, months, years.. And then suddenly you’re there, whithout fully remembering how you got there. Sounds familiar? How many times, in our day, are we functionning on autopilot?...

Episode 15 : Pens | Stylos

What type of pen do you use most comfortably? Is there a specific pen you like? Or is there only one type of pen you can get your hands on and you wonder if that makes a difference? In this TanglePod episode Kellie and I discuss the different types of pens and how do...

Go with the flow | Suivre le mouvement

It has been one of those days or weeks, you know? Those when you feel rushed and stressed.  In those moments, I often think about everything that needs yet to happen or everything that happened before. I need to remind myself to be in the moment. Not the moment...

A touch of blue | une touche de bleu

Today we had such an amazing blue sky, all I could think about was too add a touch of blue to my tangle practice. I needed to transfer some of that blue to my white page! So here it goes! -- Aujourd'hui le ciel était tellement bleu que je n'arrivais pas à me le sortir...

Episode 13: Punzel

Isn’t it interesting how some tangles or patterns draw us more than others? In this TangelPod episode Kellie and I talk about a tangle named Punzel and walk you through step by step instructions on how-to draw it. Punzel wasn’t a tangle Kellie and I used very often....

Episode 12 : Spontaneity | Spontanéité

In this TanglepPod episode, Kellie challenged me to be spontaneous and record without a plan. I could understand where that came from. Every time we meet for our recording sessions, we always have wonderful conversations before we start recording. Quite often, after...

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