Door Jam! Auction

Habitat for Humanity is hosting "Door Jam!" auction again this year, as a fundraiser.  Local artists are donating decorated doors for the auction--what a fabulous event!  I am donating a Zentangle inspired cabinet door, enhanced with tangling and a bit of gold and copper pen accents.  Join the fun at Woldumar Nature Center on November… Continue reading Door Jam! Auction

Michigan Library Association Annual Conference

I had loads of fun sharing my Zentangle enthusiasm at the Michigan Library Association conference in Lansing this week!  I presented a poster on "Bringing Zentangle to Your Library" along with several other interesting and delightful librarians. I enjoyed encouraging Zentangle as a beneficial outreach program or staff development activity. Thank you to Kristy Doak and… Continue reading Michigan Library Association Annual Conference

Stitch Together 2016!

I had the most wonderful time at the Detroit News on Wednesday, October 5th for the third "Stitch Together" !  Jocelyn Brown, who writes the "Handmade" column  was our gracious hostess for the afternoon--what a BLAST!  Sixteen knitters and crocheters from the Detroit area got to share projects, ideas, refreshments and fun!   Everyone brought beautiful, gorgeous… Continue reading Stitch Together 2016!

Jane is Hosting a Contest!

I am happy to have one of my designs published in the Autumn, 2016, issue of “The Coloring Studio” on page 47!  This magazine always contains numerous delightful coloring pages, as well as pertinent articles for coloring enthusiasts.  In this particular issue there is helpful article on “How to Organize your Coloring Tools” which I… Continue reading Jane is Hosting a Contest!

This is a Very Long Post!

From June 6-10, 2016, I attended a workshop, Abstract Quilts in Solids, taught by Gwen Marston (Gwen Marston). The Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) partially funded my participation with a Professional Development Minigrant of $900.00.  Madeline Island School of the Arts (MISA) was the setting of the workshop, located in Wisconsin on… Continue reading This is a Very Long Post!

Tangled Landscapes

Please check out my Zentangle-inspired drawings on display this month!  I have ten drawings hanging in the Arts Council of Greater Lansing office in Old Town Lansing (1208 Turner Street Lansing MI 48906, 517.372.4636).  Facebook Page The exhibit ends August 31st and can be seen 9AM-5PM, Monday-Friday.  The opening reception is tonight, August 4th, 5-7PM.… Continue reading Tangled Landscapes