Monday, July 18, 2016

Travelling Tangles, sent and finished

Earlier I posted some tiles I'd received through the Traveling Tangles Project on Facebook. They'd been started by others and finished by me. Here are some tiles that went the other way: started by me and completed by others.

I sent Diane Claus a classic black on white tile and she gave it some wonderful additions.

Sabrina Kirjavainen in Finland received a Renaissance (tan) tile from me and finished it echoing my Paradox and adding more wonderfulness.

I sent an ATC with a strip of holographic paper through the middle to Sandy Kelly-Jones. She continued the black-and-white theme on the other half.

I sent a colored ATC to Debra Huff and she completed it with two of my tangles (!), Skye and Copada.

I sent similar tiles to four people for a "Summer" theme swap.
Kim Aarts-Bruin in the Netherlands added to it, minimally and beautifully, with some Ruutz and little flourishes.

Prairie Kittin in the US borrowed a purple pen from a friend to complete this tile! So nicely done.

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  1. Wonderful examples of travelling art here.

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  2. Oh what FUN, Margaret!! I really love the idea of traveling tangles. These collaborative tiles are absolutely delightful! Perhaps I'll start this with my Zentangle Club (about a dozen of my students with whom I gather twice monthly for tangling and the sharing of food & hugs :) ) Your posts are ALWAYS an inspiration to me, no matter what the subject. I so appreciate your taking the time to share. My best to you ...

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    1. Thanks so much, Jan!
      I've been at a couple of small groups (3 or 4 people) and it's a nice memento of the occasion to do tiles where each one contributes and each person keeps one. It could work very well with your group too. Lots of possibilities!

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  3. Ahhh~ Such beautiful work! I especially love the first black and white tile and the Rennaisance tile.

    Travelling Tangles quickly gets addictive, doesn't it? :D

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  4. Oh, these are beautiful. Seeing them all together is a real treat. I've only done two swaps so far but love the process. I hope our Travelling Tangle paths cross one day.

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