Wednesday, February 10, 2016

More Tangles Class Begins Friday!


Zentangle® Learn More Patterns 
Four Week Class    $89, drawing surfaces included
Past students: Never before taught patterns will be introduced each week!

Expand your pattern library with this workshop.  Learn new tangle patterns, pattern variations and shading techniques. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders. Choose between classic 3.5" Zentangle tiles to draw on, or select the new 10.5" Opus tile to draw on for the four weeks in class.  Take a peak at a tangled Opus tile below.  Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.  

Classes held at EW Poore Frame Shop 
775 Canala Street
Manchester, NH
Call (603)622-3802 to register!


Tangled Opus Tile - 10.5" Square 

Friday, December 18, 2015

Zentangle Winter 2016 Class and Workshop Schedule


Classes held at
EW Poore Frame Shop

775 Canal Street, Manchester, NH
Register by Phone
(603) 622-3802

Winter Hours:
Tuesday and Thursday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday and Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 2:30pm

Zentangle® Basics
One Day Workshops or Three Week Classes

Zentangle®  is a new and meditative art form for the non-artist and artist alike. Anyone can learn this unique, easy to learn art form. Fun, easy, mindful and fascinating!  All materials  provided.
No previous drawing experience required!

One Day Workshops:
$49 per workshop and includes all materials

Saturday: January 16, 10 AM - 2:30PM or
Saturday: February 13, 10 AM - 2:30PM or
Saturday: March 12, 10 AM - 2:30PM

Three Week Classes:
$69 per class and includes all materials

Fridays: Jan 8, 15 & 29, 10AM - Noon
Thursdays: Feb. 18, 25 & Mar. 3, 6PM -  8PM
Wednesdays: March 9, 16 & 23, 1PM - 3PM


Try these great classes and workshops after the Basics!

Zentangle® Learn More Patterns 
Four Week Class
$89 per class, drawing surfaces included

Thursdays: Jan 14, 21, 28 & Feb 4, 6 PM - 8 PM
Fridays:  Feb 12, 19, 26 & Mar 3, 10 AM - Noon  
Thursdays: Mar 17, 24, 31 & Apr 7, 6 PM - 8 PM


Expand your pattern library with this workshop.  Learn new tangle patterns, pattern variations and shading techniques. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders. A variety of Zentangle® tiles will be provided by the instructor. 
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.   

Zentangle® Tangled Letters Workshop
$49, drawing surfaces and use of color mediums included

Saturday: Feb 20, 10 AM - 2:30PM

Classic, elegant or funky?  You choose the style, learn how easily transfer letter outlines and then draw simple, yet intricate looking Zentangle patterns to create a tangled letter for yourself or a loved one.  Tangled letters make wonderful graduation, wedding, birthday and special occasion gifts.  Instructor will provide tiles, letter templates and drawing surfaces.  Colored pens, pencils and other mediums will be available for use in class.  Students are responsible for bringing a variety of pens (minimum an 01 and 08 size black), pencils and shaders.  
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required. 

Zentangle® Everything Spring Workshop
$29, drawing surfaces included

Saturday: March 5, 10 AM - Noon

Spring is on its way!  Join us for two hours of spring inspired tangling, including color.  We can tangle Spring until it truly arrives!  Students bring basic materials: 01 and 08, etc. black pens, pencils and shaders. Instructor will provide all other materials and the use of color mediums.
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.

Zentangle® Easter Workshop
$29, drawing surfaces included

Friday: March 18, 10 AM - Noon

Tangle on wooden eggs or paper—your choice. We’ll have a great time with patterns and color as we celebrate this season. Students bring basic materials: 01 and 08, etc. black pens, pencils and shaders. Instructor will provide all other materials and the use of color mediums.
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.
  
Zentangle® Shading Workshop
$35, drawing surfaces included

Saturday: April 9, 10 AM - 12:30 PM

Learn shading techniques for your tangle patterns. Class instruction and individual attention will be provided. Come learn how to make your zentangles "pop!"   Students bring basic materials: 01 and 08, etc. black pens, pencils and  shaders. Instructor will provide all other materials. 
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.

Register Today at (603) 622-3802


Sunday, November 22, 2015

How to Transfer Letters and Patterns

Click on the link below for a video in which I demonstrate how to transfer letters and patterns using pencil and paper!

Friday, November 6, 2015

Holiday Workshops!

2015 Holiday Schedule

Classes held at:
EW Poore Frame Shop
777 Canal Street
Manchester, NH  
Register by phone: 603-622-3802
       

A Day of Zentangle®   Thanksgiving
Friday, November 13, 10 AM - 3:30 PM  $59

Take a day JUST FOR YOU, before the Holiday Rush, for some Zentangle relaxation and fun! 

Learn the new pattern "Gourdgeous."  
Tangle turkeys, pumpkins and/or embellished thankfulness.  
Or, just tangle to relax - the day is for you!

Instructor will provide specialty materials, drawing tiles and use of color mediums. Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, a 9 x 12 pad of watercolor paper (cold or hot press), kneaded rubber and paper shaders.  Students are encouraged to bring color mediums of their own.
Register by Phone:603-622-3802  
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required. 


Zentangle®  Inspired Christmas Workshops
Friday, November 27, 10 AM - 3:30 PM  $59        
Saturday, December 5, 10 AM - 2:30 PM  $49   
Friday, December 11, 10AM - 3:30 PM  $59

Choose from a selection of holiday themed Zentangle projects: cards, decorations, embellished letters and zendala gift boxes. 

Instructor will provide drawing tiles, specialty materials and use of color mediums.Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders.   Students are encouraged to bring their own color mediums.  
Register by Phone:603-622-3802
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.      

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Zentangle Products
Now on Sale!
at the
EW Poore Frame Shop
777 Canal Street
Manchester, NH

Store Hours: Tue. & Thu. 10am-8pm;     
               Wed.& Fri. 10am-5pm; 
        Sat. 10am-2:30pm
     
Visit the shop, see what is new in the Zentangle world, enjoy the gallery
 and get your products without paying shipping charges!

Orlique

Thank you Linda Farmer for catching the correct name for this pattern! Orlique!



Sunday, September 27, 2015

Upcoming Workshops

Zentangle® Learn More Patterns  
Thursday: October 1, 2015 5:30PM - 7:30PM  $29

Expand your pattern library with this workshop.  Learn new tangle patterns, pattern variations and shading techniques. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils , kneaded rubber and paper shaders. A variety of Zentangle® tiles will be provided by the instructor. Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.           

Zentangle®  Zendala Workshop
Saturday, October 3 , 10:00 -  2:30PM  $49.

Zentangle in the round! Taking the ancient art form of mandalas and adding the art of Zentangle® has created the Zendala. Working on 4-1/2” circular paper tiles, students will use new and previous learned tangle patterns to create beautiful works of art. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders. Instructor  will provide drawing tiles, specialty materials and use of color mediums.   Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.          


Click HERE for Complete Fall Schedule of Workshops! 

Monday, September 21, 2015

Workshop - Holding Onto Summer


Hold Onto Summer ....just a little bit longer!  
This Friday - September 25
Enjoy a Day of "Z"


Click Here for the Fall 2015 Workshop Schedule

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Fall 2015 - New Offerings! Workshops and Zentangle Products

Fall Workshop Schedule
Classes held at:
EW Poore Frame Shop
777 Canal Street
Manchester, NH  
Register by phone: 603-622-3802

Zentangle® Basics Workshops
$49 per session and includes all materials

Saturday, September 19, 10 AM - 2:30PM or
Saturday, October 17 10 AM - 2:30PM or
Saturday November, 21 10 AM - 2:30PM

Zentangle®  is a new and meditative art form for the non-artist and artist alike. Anyone can learn this unique, easy to learn art form. Fun, easy, mindful and fascinating!  All materials  provided.     No previous drawing experience required!

***  After the Basics Workshop, any of the following Zentangle workshops can be enjoyed by anyone!  ***

Zentangle® Learn More Patterns 
Two sessions offered
$29 per session, some materials included

Thursday: October 1, 2015 5:30PM - 7:30PM or
Thursday: November 5, 2015 5:30PM - 7:30PM

Expand your pattern library with this workshop.  Learn new tangle patterns, pattern variations and shading techniques. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils , kneaded rubber and paper shaders. A variety of Zentangle® tiles will be provided by the instructor. Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.           

Zentangle®  Zendala Workshop
Saturday, October 3 , 10:00 -  2:30PM  $49.

Zentangle in the round! Taking the ancient art form of mandalas and adding the art of Zentangle® has created the Zendala. Working on 4-1/2” circular paper tiles, students will use new and previous learned tangle patterns to create beautiful works of art. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders. Instructor  will provide drawing tiles, specialty materials and use of color mediums.   Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.           

Zentangle® Tea Staining Workshop

Saturday, October 31, 2015, 10 AM – 2:30 PM  $49
Learn new tangle patterns and discover the beauty and simplicity of adding tea stain to your tangles!

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders.  Instructor  will provide drawing surfaces and specialty materials. 
Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.            

Zentangle®  Inspired Christmas Workshop

Saturday, December 5,  10 AM – 2:30 PM   $49
Choose from a selection of holiday themed Zentangle projects: cards, decorations, embellished letters and zendala gift boxes. 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils, kneaded rubber and paper shaders. Instructor  will provide drawing tiles, specialty materials and use of color mediums.  Students are encouraged to bring their own color mediums.  Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.      

A Day of “Z” Zentangle
Six Select Fridays
10:00AM - 3:00PM
$59/day

Set aside a day JUST FOR YOU and join us for some Zentangle relaxation and fun! 

Students supply their own basic materials: a variety of pen sizes and pen colors, pencils,     a 9 x 12 pad of watercolor paper (cold or hot press), kneaded rubber and paper shaders.  Students are encouraged to bring color mediums of their own. Instructor will provide specialty materials, drawing tiles and use of color mediums.  Previous Basic instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.      

#1 Friday, Sept. 25:  Holding Onto Summer -  Sunshine, seashells and seaside themed tangles.

#2 Friday, Oct. 9:  Autumn - Leaves, feathers, fall colors  and more.

#3 Friday,  October 23:  Tea Staining - Use tea and other natural ingredients to add color                                                                    to tangles.

#4 Friday,  Nov. 13: Thanksgiving - Turkeys, pumpkins and embellished thankfulness.

#5 Friday, Nov. 27:  Black Friday - Tangled holiday decorations and adornments with bling.

#6 Friday, Dec. 11:  Christmas Tangle - Christmas cards, embellished letters and zendala                                                                     gift boxes.

Come one day, or as many as you like!

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Zentangle Products
now on sale
at the
EW Poore Frame Shop
777 Canal Street
Manchester, NH

Store Hours: Tue. & Thu. 10am-8pm;     
               Wed.& Fri. 10am-5pm; 
        Sat. 10am-2:30pm
     
Visit the shop, see what is new in the Zentangle world, enjoy the gallery
 and get your products without paying shipping charges!



Important and interesting links to bookmark on your computer and phone:

Time To Tangle web/blog site:  http://timetotangle.blogspot.com/


Thursday, July 23, 2015

Second Opportunity - Tangle the Depot this Saturday!



Tangle the Depot
(see progress pictures below)


250 Celebration Art Project
this Saturday
July 25, 2015 
9AM - Noon
Contoocook Farmer's Market
Downtown Contoocook NH

Come join the celebration, learn some Zentangle patterns and help us Tangle the Depot! This is a free event, open to all. Just bring yourself and a friend for some fun!

To see a similar project - Tangle the Library 
visit this link:

  http://timetotangle.blogspot.com/2013/08/tangle-library.html

Here is the progress on this project so far. Folks have been doing a terrific job.  The town signs need some more work, one is done and ready for shading!



Thursday, July 16, 2015

How to Transfer Letters and Patterns


Coming Soon!
Video of how to easily transfer letters and patterns.

Sunday, May 31, 2015

June 2015 Workshops

Workshops held at:
EW Poore Frame Shop  775 Canal St,  Manchester, NH 03101
Register by Phone: (603) 622-3802

Zentangle® Tangled Letters Workshop
Friday, June 5, 2015  10AM - 1PM,  $39

Classic, elegant or funky?  You choose the style, learn how to use letter transfers and then draw simple, yet intricate looking Zentangle patterns to create a tangled letter for yourself or another.  Tangled letters make wonderful graduation, wedding, birthday and special occasion gifts.  Instructor will provide tiles, letter templates and drawing surfaces.  Colored pens, pencils and other mediums will be available for use in class.  Students are responsible for bringing a variety of pens (minimum an 01 and 08 size black), pencils and shaders.   Previous instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required. 

Zentangle® Basics Workshop
Sat., June 13, 10:00am - 2:30pm, $49 includes all materials.
Zentangle is a new and meditative art form for the non-artist and artist alike.  Anyone can learn this unique, easy to learn art form.  Fun, easy, mindful and fascinating and no previous drawing experience is required - really!




Thursday, May 28, 2015

Tangle the Depot Event - Saturday, May 30 at Hopkinton, NH High School


Zentangle at the 
Hopkinton, NH 250 Celebration 
this Saturday

May 30, 2015 

12 Noon - 4PM
Come join the celebration, learn some Zentangle patterns and help us Tangle the Depot! This is a free event, open to all. Just bring yourself and a friend for some fun!
We'll be at the High School Track - in front of the tennis courts. 
Parking at the High School and along Park Ave.
Click on this link to see a photo of the Tangle the Library project from 2013:  http://timetotangle.blogspot.com/2013/08/tangle-library.html

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Winter Workshops in Manchester NH

Two Winter Workshops are being offered at EW Poore in Manchester NH:

Zentangle® Basics Workshop, Diane Lachance, CZT
Zentangle®  is a new and meditative art form for the non-artist and artist alike.  Anyone can learn this unique, easy to learn art form.  Fun, easy, mindful and fascinating!  
Saturday, January 17, 10:00am - 2:30pm.  $49 includes all materials.
Second Class Added! Saturday, February 7, 10:00am - 2:30pm.  $49 includes all materials. Due to long wait list from January 27, this class may fill quickly.

More Zentangle® Workshop, Diane Lachance, CZT

Now that you have been introduced to the basics of Zentangle®, learn more patterns, simple shading techniques and a deeper appreciation for the mindful and meditative benefits of this art form. Come join the fun and meet others who also enjoy drawing zentangles!  Prerequisite: Zentangle®  Basics from a Certified Zentangle Teacher.  
Saturday, February 14, 10:00am - 2:30pm.  $49 includes all materials.

Register today by calling EW Poore at 603-622-3802!



Keep posted for offerings in Concord NH this winter.
Have your name added to the email list to receive emails about new classes/workshops as they are available. 

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Art on the Porch Event!

Mark your calendars!
Join me and sixteen other talented artists!
I will be set up at The Covered Bridge Frame Shop 
(Next to the covered bridge) 

 This is a big weekend 
for picking apples at Gould Hill Orchards and 
the Farmers Market will stay open for this event. 

Check out Kearsarge Magazine for a feature article on Contoocook's very own Everyday Cafe!
  
Contoocook is a happening place - don't miss out!








Saturday, August 2, 2014

Fall Workshop in Contoocook, NH

Workshop is full! Taking names for waiting list.

Experienced Zentangle students: 
there will be a workshop in Contoocook, 
 Saturday, September 27, 2014!
Come and meet Bijou!
If you haven't seen the latest newsletter from Zentangle, 
introducing Bijou, 
be sure to check it out by clicking HERE!

For registration information for this workshop, contact me at timetotangle@comcast.net


Friday, April 25, 2014

A Day of Zentangle - Saturday, April 26


Class is almost full....

A Day of Zentangle
Saturday, April 26, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Spend a relaxing day exploring Zentangle and some of its applications in mindfulness and art.   Activities will include Zentangle  as meditation/mindful, using tangles as borders, tea staining, using white pens, pencils and Zenstones as well as drawing on the new "Renaissance" (tan) tiles.  Students are responsible for bringing basic materials: 01 and 08 black pens, pencils and shaders.  Students will receive remainder of materials including all drawing surfaces, two brown pens, white pen, white pencil, Zenstone, shader, paint brush and a mat in a poly sleeve.  Previous instruction from a Certified Zentangle Teacher is required.  To learn more about Zentangle, visit www.zentangle.com
The cost is $69.  Call 603-230-7300 to register or online at https://reg.abcsignup.com/view/view_month.aspx?as=53&wp=227&aid=CRHC




Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Diva's Challenge - Qaundry


OK - I am cheating a little.  My offering to this week's challenge was drawn some time ago - but I wear it everyday and get wonderful comments.  People unfamiliar with Zentangle see it as the Flower of Life.  Those who know me ask, "What Zentangle pattern is this?"



Monday, March 31, 2014

CBS Sunday Morning Zentangle Blitz!

Zentangle enthusiast worldwide are taking a moment to send their artwork along with a description of what Zentangle has meant to them to CBS Sunday Morning in hopes that CBS will find Zentangle worthy of a segment in their popular show.
Here is the letter and artwork I will be sending in the morning:



Saturday, March 1, 2014

Spring 2014 Classes, Workshops, Studio and A Day of Zentangle

Click HERE for online list and registration: 
(Type Zentangle in search criteria box for chronological list of my classes)