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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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Art Journaling Prompts with Mixed Media Inspiration cards

The prompt was to add a piece of recycled art - I collaged a couple of pieces of cast off gelli prints onto the journal page to start. 2015 Sadelle Wiltshire www.tanglevermont.com/blog/

Congrats to Ann-Lynn W on being the lucky winner of Kiala Givehand’s Mixed Media Inspiration Deck cards! I thought I’d create a couple of journal pages in one of my #journeywithin2016 handmade art journals that were inspired by cards I pulled this … Continue reading

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Cultural Heritage Art Journal Prompt, Challenge & 2 Giveaways

acrylic-collage-closeup

Hello tangling and artsy friends…  stay with me here: I’ve packed alot into today’s post!! I’ve been so excited to be a guest teacher in The Journey Within: A Year of Handmade Art Journals hosted by book maker, Kiala Givehand plus me and 17 … Continue reading

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Sneak peek Art Journal Challenge and Drawing

Closeup of one of my prompt/challenge sample pages

It’s almost Thursday!    I’m posting my challenge prompt for The Journey Within course and blog hop for December here on Thursday morning…..  and I can’t wait to show you what I’ve been up to!  I’ve combined some of my most … Continue reading

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December Journaling Adventures – Part II

December 2015 Book with first two pages

I have been having fun playing along with Kiala Givehand’s Journey Within December Mini-Course and Blog Hop!  There’s nothing like some art journaling to get your creative juices flowing again (and of course, Zentangle!).   With two challenge pages under … Continue reading

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December Journaling Adventures 2015 – Part 1

TJW December Mini Course

I’ve just started to follow along the December mini-course and blog hop for The Journey Within, a year long hand-made art journal online class with Kiala Givehand and 18 guest artists.   It’s a great way to warm up for … Continue reading

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A time for celebration, creativity, reflection and renewal

layered mixed media art journal example

December used to be one of those months I dreaded,  the return of the cold, the least amount of light of the year, and the crazy commercialization of the season.   But ART and sharing art has really changed that perspective … Continue reading

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