Kicking Rocks

Kicking Rocks…not out of frustration these days, but to find cool ones to tangle on!

I have recently returned from a lovely Zentangle retreat with the totally awesome CZT’s of Vancouver Island (Tangle Island 2015) and while I was there, one of the “Make & Take” activities was tangling on rocks and shells. I picked both, naturally, since I have to try everything!

So I thought it was rather serendipitous when this week’s Diva Challenge (#236) was to tangle on something you do not normally tangle on (like anything that isn’t paper for most people.) Since I tangle on anything that holds still long enough, I just went with what I was working on. A rock…and an oyster shell. I used a lot of things on these, but would like to point out the Twinkling H2O’s that the shell is highlighted with, and the Sakura Decorese Pens that work really well on non-porous surfaces. These pens were designed for nail art, and the ink stays a little raised.



And some more of my Tangle Island projects (4 down, 14 to still finish!) First is a found objects collage. I may or may not really be done with this, as I should probably still tangle on it a little.


And a nifty little tangleation of Cadent.


We also spent a few days in Vancouver, mostly to go see AC/DC at BC Place. That was a very emotion moment for me, knowing it was the first time I have seen them live, and probably the last time too. I very much doubt they will continue after this is over, and I can’t say I blame them.


And we did a bit of walking on the day of the concert…16 kilometers worth! But I really enjoyed it, and even found some tangles!


And the beginning of fall colors.


I gotta get moving now, have a class on Black Tiles at the shop today!

Stay Crazy My Friends!

6 thoughts on “Kicking Rocks

  1. Glad to hear you had fun in Vancouver. It is one of our wish list destinations, so I’m envious! Your shell and rock are really wonderful! I really love your Cadent tangleation. So graceful and the progression into Dragonaire looks so very right! Lovely work!


  2. I do like the shell and stone. I myself love to tangle on them too. OMG, AC/DC, years ago my son WAS AC/DC, with his shirts and jack with skulls a.s.o. Great memories!

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