Monthly Archives: August 2014

It’s a String Thing #55

This week on It’s a String Thing the string is the TanglePatterns one by the same number. String 055 was created by Sue Agnew and the assignment is to create a monotangle using the pattern Striping by Rick Roberts and Maria … Continue reading

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On I am the diva this week, Laura said that most of the week had been ‘cold and yucky’, even 10⁰C and raining.  Well Laura you may be 6,400 miles from where I am, but we’ve also had cold and … Continue reading

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It’s a String Thing #54

This week the It’s a String Thing challenge on Tickled to Tangle uses string 052 and the tangles Bilt, Rick’s Paradox, Bitten and Rosewood.  This string creates seven areas, mainly triangles and I just couldn’t get my mind working with … Continue reading

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Water, water everywhere………

The Diva’s challenge this week uses Water as the theme.  I haven’t done any watercolour backgrounds for a couple of weeks so was excited at the prospect of starting my tangle with a watery background. My first background used Derwent … Continue reading

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It’s a String Thing #53

Last week the Tickled to Tangle ‘It’s a String Thing’ challenge reached one year old.  So this challenge is the start of the second year and as a fairly new entrant I am hoping that I’ll manage to enter all … Continue reading

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Use My Tangle – MacDee

This week the Diva’s challenge is a ‘Use My Tangle challenge’ and the tangle to try out is ‘MacDee’ by Anneke Van Dam. This is a new tangle to me.  It has a look of Scottish tartan, so as my husband’s … Continue reading

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A new baby and a blue tit

I have a new great-niece and I wanted to make a card to send to the happy parents. It’s been a while since I tried out a tutorial which I’d found on my Pinterest travels and so today seemed like … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, It’s a String Thing

Good to see Adele back again and this week marks a very special day in the history of Tickled To Tangle. It’s the first birthday of “It’s a String Thing”! To mark the occasion, Adele has created a string for … Continue reading

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Welcome Bijou!

The challenge on the Diva’s blog this week is to use the new Bijou tiles which are only 2″x2″.  The suggestion is that this smaller size of tile is perfect for monotangles, tangle-studies, or for when you only have a … Continue reading

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