Author Archives: Sadelle

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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Paper Jewelry and Knotwork

New watercolor jewelry pieces @2016 Sadelle Wiltshire

I’ve been preparing to teach a set of Tangled and Watercolor Paper Jewelry workshops locally in the next few weeks, so I thought it was high time to create some new samples.  Given that my artwork has gone back to … Continue reading

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Playing with a Full Deck… Art Sparks Blog Hop

Art Sparks Blog Hop

Wow, I haven’t blogged since July! (ok, so yes, I was away for most of August on vacation and a spiritual retreat far far away, and then reintegrating into life in Sept and most of October…. ) So thanks to … Continue reading

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Journaling & Tangling with Color – my July Journey Within Lesson

July at The Journey Within - Journal making and Journaling ecourse - a Zentangle Journey with Sadelle Wiltshire, CZT

I’m very pleased to announce that my July guest artist lesson for The Journey Within 2016 – book making and art journaling online course with Kiala Givehand is now available in the course portal!   For those who are not signed up … Continue reading

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My Journey Within Zentangle Art Journal Lesson & TWO giveaways for July

Tangled Sanctuary Journal Lesson Sneak Peek for July, by Sadelle Wiltshire, TangleVermont

It feels funny to be writing this post so far away from home, but I’m in Minnesota getting ready to lead a weeklong Zentangle workshop (Ann is at home, sadly) at the upcoming Friends General Conference Gathering.   And July is … Continue reading

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A Tangle Workout & a New Journal to Play With

Skye monotangle tile, Sadelle Wiltshire, TangleVermont

I don’t know if this happens to you, but sometimes I get into a “tangle rut”.   You know, doing the same tangles over and over.  Yes, this happens to teachers too!  Since I’ve been teaching, facilitating and journaling alot and … Continue reading

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Journals and Paint and Tangles, oh my!

Art journals made Jan. to Apr.

I was hoping to get more art journaling done this year, and truth is, I’m a bit of a journal junkie, but half the time they don’t get touched. Not so this year!  I’ve been following along with The Journey … Continue reading

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‘Ziphart’, a post-Valentine’s Valentine & Tangle

Heart labyrinth on toned grey with "Ziphart" tangle, watercolor pencil and ink, by Sadelle Wiltshire, 2016

It was a busy January and I’m JUST getting to a blog post again since the end of the 2015.  We taught 3 successful Zentangle workshops at the Immanuel Retreat Center in Bellows Falls and are looking forward to 3 … Continue reading

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