First the cats: yes they are wonderful and yes they are the most adorable teenage boys you’ve ever seen. Very cuddly when you can get a moment with them. Currently, they are in hiding. They miss their human Mom who spent the first eight and a half month of their lives with her. So although it’s not the same situation as rescuing an abused or neglected cat, but it still will take a week or so for them to trust me. Yesterday, I spent the entire day locked in my bedroom with them. Got to hold each one twice. But now they’ve snuck out and our house has a thousand hiding places. Just have to wait for them to reappear. I am hoping food will help. But I digress from the topic of this blog: Zentangle jewelry tags.
Since I will be putting my work on our website for sale in the near future as well as taking pieces to shows (I normally just sell my work in galleries) I decided I needed jewelry tags. I have a stamp that says: Mirrix Studio. But just the stamp alone looked really uninteresting on a small square of white paper. So I whipped out my color pencils and a black pen and went to town. Not exactly works of art, but colorful and give a nice balance to the beadwork. At least I think so. Plus, it gives me a chance to scribble.
Here they are: