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Creative Juice #311

Creative Juice #311

Interesting stuff here.

Creative Juice #269

Creative Juice #269

It’s the weekend, baby! (A former college boyfriend used to tell me this every Friday afternoon.)

Creative Juice #263

Creative Juice #263

Beautiful things to look at, and hints for the creative lifestyle.

Creative Juice #262

Creative Juice #262

A lot of interesting articles this week.

  • Cats in stores.
  • I never really understood how vital the bison had been to the ecology of the prairies. Read how Native Americans are spearheading the effort to reintroduce bison to the wild.
  • Don’t you just hate it when you’re writing a scene in your novel and you get stuck? Here’s three ways to get unstuck.
  • Are you tempted to throw in the towel? Here’s why you should persevere.
  • Children’s book authors: when you submit a picture book manuscript, do you show where the page breaks are? It’s a controversy, but I like this approach.
  • A stroll through Jersey City, including a couple of awesome murals (be sure to scroll to the end).
  • Crap. I think I may be the friend that all my friends lovingly tolerate. I recognize myself in this poem.
  • The search for authenticity.
  • Oooo. More artistic people to follow on Instagram.
  • Yellow Submarine means different things to different people.
  • Connecting our Natural Worlds is an art quilt exhibition. In addition to photographs of the quilts, the website has links to videos of the artists talking about their creations.
  • How to write fiction about drug abuse when you have no clue.

Creative Juice #203

Creative Juice #203


Beautiful things to look at, and ideas that will help you boost your own creativity.

  • Sculptures made from discarded metal.
  • Murals that incorporate their surroundings.
  • A clue may shed light on Vincent Van Gogh’s last days.
  • The hundred best books of the last twenty years. I’ve read maybe ten of these; they were all good except for one which I can’t remember. One more is in my TBR pile. Most of these I’ve never even heard of.
  • I love this artist’s Instagram page.
  • Rebellious nuns.
  • Are you living the dream? Why not?
  • A little city of zentangled architecture.
  • Free summer-themed quilt patterns.
  • Wonderful photos of scenes in Saigon—and each one includes at least one motorbike.
  • I have long loved Grant Snider’s Incidental Comics. This article explains his process for a recent book cover he illustrated.
  • Admit it—you’ve been thinking about starting your own podcast. How hard is it, really? Read this article to find out.

20+ Best Instagram Accounts for Zentangle®

20+ Best Instagram Accounts for Zentangle®



Some are not strictly zentangle. Some are mandalas. Some are drawings with pattern elements. Some are henna. Click on the links. Follow your favorites. Lots of inspiration here, folks. In no particular order.


  1. https://www.instagram.com/zendino_kr/Zentangle; Christmas wreath
  2. https://www.instagram.com/happytangling/
  3. https://www.instagram.com/murderandrose/
  4. https://www.instagram.com/tomedicus/
  5. https://www.instagram.com/beaskunst/
  6. https://www.instagram.com/lisettehofer/
  7. https://www.instagram.com/tasozenart/
  8. https://www.instagram.com/ulrike3d/
  9. https://www.instagram.com/costa.verde_mandala/
  10. https://www.instagram.com/suzume_zentangle/
  11. https://www.instagram.com/the.ornate.quill/2DF9CB8E-ED5F-4274-BBB2-9EEFDE0EF1C1
  12. https://www.instagram.com/moodlesart/
  13. https://www.instagram.com/iteachtangling/
  14. https://www.instagram.com/zentangle_by_ruhi/
  15. https://www.instagram.com/tanglejustart/
  16. https://www.instagram.com/doodle.dream_/
  17. https://www.instagram.com/alice_hendon/
  18. https://www.instagram.com/riamatheussen3621/
  19. https://www.instagram.com/creation_unplugged/
  20. https://www.instagram.com/lilystangles/Zentangle, Inktober2019,
  21. https://www.instagram.com/tarpro/

And here is mine: https://www.instagram.com/arhuelsenbeck/. I have pockets of zentangle, but other art, too, and quilts, and little glimpses of my life. I’d love it if you would follow me.

Now it’s your turn. Do you know of more cool zentangle Instagram accounts? Please share a link in the comments below.

Video of the Week #92: E is for Exercise in Creativity

Video of the Week #92: E is for Exercise in Creativity