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Take your practice to the next level

What is the one thing that prevent you from taking your creative practice to the next level? As an experienced Certified Zentangle® Teacher and over the last 8 years teaching, I have seen this over and over : people struggle with the next step (and sometimes with the...

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 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...

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...

Episode 11 : String | Fil ou Ficelle

Have you ever felt lost when you look at your blank page? Have you ever wondered what to do with all that space? Listen in this latest TanglePod episode about strings and find out why this creative step can be useful. The string in the Zentangle Method™ is like...

Episode 10: Fear | Peurs

Fear is something many people experience in their lifetime. In this TanglePod episode Kellie and I talk about fear, especially our creative fears, and look into different ways to deal with these fears. We discuss how there are many types of fears, some are bigger...

I ❤️ Paris

After a long and tedious flight (delayed and waiting in the plane for 5 hours due to a loose piece of fuselage near the motor - thanks Delta airlines) I finally landed in Paris.  I just love Paris.  I mean, don't get me wrong, I love the Pacific Northwest...

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