Author Archives: Sadelle

A Celtic Knot Infinity Flip Card

Celtic Infinity Card Snake Hearts flipped (c) 2018 Sadelle Wiltshire

Recently I finished a crazy and fabulous project inspired by Jill McDowall, after reading her Infinity Flip Card blog post and seeing some of these fun square “flexagons” on her Instagram feed. Have you seen these cards before?  Also known … Continue reading

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Playing with Glitter, an “Ooh, Shiny!” Review & Giveaway

Student Illuminated letter with Chromatek Glitter pens

Are you drawn to shiny sparkly objects like I am? I love metallic accents in artwork, sometimes a bit TOO much.  I can wax poetic about my gold pens and watercolor paints, which I might do in another post.  And … Continue reading

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Letting Go of Expectations: a talk, demo, giveaway and labyrinth video…

The Purple Ink Cafe Presents

This is a HUGE topic for so many of us, and not one I’ll go into depth with here YET, but I wanted to invite my readers this Wednesday, Nov 1, at 7pm to join me in a chat and … Continue reading

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A Botannical Tangle “Coton”

Tangle 'Coton', by Sadelle Wiltshire CZT#7 TangleVermont.com

About a month or so ago in a wonderfully quiet and productive mood, I started playing with an ornamental feature frequently seen in illuminated manuscripts.  I often show this little leaf doodle in some of my Celtic and  Illuminated Lettering … Continue reading

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Interview for the Daily Musings Journal

Daily Musings Journal spread-June-25-30

I’ll keep this post quick so you can go right to the heart of it!  If you’ve been following me on Instagram or Facebook lately, then you likely have seen a number of my posts using this wonderfully convenient journal … Continue reading

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Tangle Hunts & a New Tangle: ‘Foxtrail’ (and company)

If you’ve been tangling for a while or even just recently gotten hooked on Zentangle,  then likely you are seeing patterns everywhere.   Patterns in architecture, in nature, in shop windows, in the clouds, in water, on clothing and textiles. … Continue reading

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Tangle ‘X-BO’ & Black and White Journaling LIVE

X-BO Tangle(ation) Sadelle Wiltshire

My dear creative friends, Hope your summer is going swimmingly! It’s been a busy month here!  I’m recently back from another wonderful weeklong Zentangle workshop at FGC Gathering in Niagara Falls, NY.   I’ve been prepping and designing some fun … Continue reading

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An Ode to Good Art Supplies: 10 Reasons to LOVE Mechanical Pencils

The dreaded blunt pencil - where IS that sharpener??

Greetings friends!  I’m back with the first of a few summer posts.  Since I’ve been teaching Celtic Knotwork now as well as Zentangle,  I’ve discovered how USEFUL mechanical pencils have become to me. I’d like to share how and why … Continue reading

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An Ode to Good Technology

IPEVO Point 2 View Document / Web Cam

Do you teach or demonstrate to groups? I don’t often wax poetic about products, but I’ve had such good experiences with this company’s document cameras (more on what they do in a moment) that I had to share the love. … Continue reading

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A Celtic-Inspired Mandala to Color (aka Support Your Local Library)

Putney Public Library Celtic Mandala ©2017, Sadelle Wiltshire, www.tanglevermont.com

Ok, I admit it…   blogging is something I just don’t do enough, probably because images come to me way faster than words.    Today’s post features a recent visit to my local library, and as the result of that, a coloring … Continue reading

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