Tag Archives: Guys

Big News about writing and life

“Move out of your comfort zone; you can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable.”~Brian Tracy, American author Now that it’s officially official, here’s the Big News: we are moving to New Jersey. More correctly, we … Continue reading

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Is writing ever wasted?

“Work hard for what you want because it won’t come without a fight.”~Leah LaBelle, Canadian musician Wrapping up the Month of Little Things is a photo reminder of those precious moments. It’s easy enough to do; there are a lot … Continue reading

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Do you remember when…?

“Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success.”~Bo Bennett, American businessman I didn’t intend that quote to be reflective of this blogpost; it’s just serendipity. Today is December 1. I’m reading social media … Continue reading

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A month in review: thank you, Photo 365

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”~Albert Einstein, German physicist I made art.  I was creative. I played games.  I won and lost, but friendly competition.  I earned 5000 coins in Word Science and 100,000 coins in … Continue reading

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Craft shows and Zentangle: are they worth it?

“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.”~Charles Dickens, English writer Craft shows are tricky little things. Who shows up? What are they looking for? Did I bring enough stuff? Did I just waste my time? I like to venture out … Continue reading

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Remember the good times

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”~Confucius, Chinese philosopher Playing games. Stylin’ a new haircut. Stuffed animals and Slurpees. A bird on the back deck. Coffee and coffee, then throw in a little more coffee. Toss … Continue reading

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All's fair in art and car repair

“Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.”~Benjamin Franklin, American politician My car needed to be repaired. My auto shop is in downtown Ann Arbor. This week is the annual Art Fair in Ann Arbor. Gee…I … Continue reading

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Zentangle Anniversary and the story of the CZTs

Three years ago, I became a Certified Zentangle Teacher. Woot! I think this is the perfect time to explain about my CZT Guys. They think so, anyway. It’s long overdue, and they are fumpy that I haven’t told their story … Continue reading

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WoW MegaMeet 2014, Day 3: Zentangle'd goodbyes

The last day of Mega Meet. Where did the time go? Oh, right, shopping and cropping. It certainly didn’t go towards sleep. I am thriving on about 5 hours of sleep. Each night. Note that today is Day 3. Bev … Continue reading

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Mega Meet 2014, Day 2: Tangled up in friends

“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.”~John W. Gardner, American educator Yes, this is a totally Zentangle-y quote, almost a bit cheesy, but it’s always worth the reminder. Especially with Zentangle classes. The first day, yesterday, is always … Continue reading

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