Monday, January 12, 2015

TADA!!! WEEKLY CHALLENGE #200!!!!

KABOOM!!
Two Hundred Challenges under our belts.  Can you even believe it?  Two Hundred Challenges, over 1.7 million page views, and over 3000 fans on Facebook.  Sometimes i can barely even grasp it.

It's a brand new year! Are we all settling in to 2015? I've found myself writing the date with 2014 a few times... it usually takes me until mid February to get that straight. 

As we start this new year of challenges, i want to bring your attention to a few things.  The first one being this: I'm doing away with the slideshow.  This shouldn't come as a shock.  I'm sad to see them go, believe me.  They were pretty amazing.  I'm not shutting down the ones that are already in existence... so any of these slideshows should still be available to look at on line.  

Collecting the images and creating the slideshows was very time consuming, and even when i had some amazing help, it was too much for me to keep going.  Being a busy stay-at-home mom to two boys and one of those with special needs... it's just one more thing on my plate.

 Over the past few months i've been asking for your feedback on this, and the majority of you said that while you'd hate to see them go, you were onboard with making my life easier. ;)  

So, now the easiest way to share your submissions is to use the linkey machine.  You don't have to have a blog for that, you just have to have your image hosted online.  There are some great image hosting websites you can use, like Flickr or Picassa, or Pinterest to name a few.  They're all free and all pretty easy to navigate.  An offshoot to this is that i can't accept your images by email any more to upload for you.  i'm sorry.  i hope you'll understand.

The next thing i wanted to do was to bring your attention to the PayPal button on the right side of the blog.  I've created a TipJar through PayPay.  You never EVER need to pay to take part in the Weekly challenge...EVER.   

This is a service i provide out of the goodness of my heart for you because i love you and i love this community, and i'm sweet like that.  HOWEVER - if you think that the service i provide is worth a cup of coffee once a month - PayPal will help you do that.  

You can now set up a monthly donation that will come, safely, from your PayPal account. You can cancel any time from your PayPal account.   

There are three levels of tipping: Cuppa Coffee ($2/month), Micron Pen ($5/month) or Champagne and Cupcakes ($10/month) and if you're more a one-time lump sum kinda tipper, you can always tip via my PayPal address; madam_diva at yahoo dot com  

[if you're visiting my blog on your mobile device you can find the same tip jar in the drop down menu of blog pages or by visiting this link]

Now that that's out of the way... here's what you really came for....
Weekly Challenge #200: "Bi-Zen-Tennial Celebration!"

First off, i can't take credit for the term Bi-zen-tennial.  That's all on my friend Elisa Murphy - as with many things in our new friendship.... things just fall into place.  I had spent a good portion of Sunday afternoon trying to come up with some kind of clever title for this week's challenge... and was coming up blank.

cut to: an email from Elisa arriving Sunday evening congratulating me on my Bi-zen-tennial.  Perfect.  Just Perfect.  Thanks lady! 

I also received this sweet email from Rick and Maria at Zentangle HQ:
Two hundred  is quite a "festiva"
Can anyone hardly believe a. . .
Goddess named Laura
Zentangled an aura
All around us. . . ."Viva la Diva!"
Our Best Good Wishes to Everytangler's Angel 
The Great Laura Harms
2015 
Rick and Maria
Isn't that the sweetest? it's not every day a gal has poetry written about her.

Also Sunday as we celebrated B-rad's 35th birthday at my mom and dad's, my family surprised me be bestowing upon me this deliciousness!
Tasty celebrations!! (My niece is cute)
Om Nom Nom.... Moments after this photo was taken my brother shoved my face into my cake.
Classic.
So, just what is this week's Bi-Zen-tennial challenge?  

This week's Challenge is to use your Mac'N'Cheese tangle in a Monotangle.  Or, in other words: create a tile using ONLY your go to, or favourite tangle.  

And let's take advantage of the WHOLE tile! No borders! Let's extend from end to end, and fill our tiles BURSTING with Tangly JOY! 

And finally - put the number 200 (big or small) somewhere on your tile.    

200! Bi-zen-tennial!!
So - to recap: 
  • Monotangle of your GO-TO or Mac'n'cheese tangle
  • no border, extend from end to end
  • stick in the number 200 somewhere!
And what kind of Celebration would it be if i didn't have a giveaway?
I have three lovely SECRET prize packages to give to you! (the suspense is killing me already)

Entering is easy! Follow the steps in the Raffle copter below to be entered!

ALSO!! if you are a long time lurker now is the time to join in! Your day to shine!  I would LOOOOVE to see 200 partipants on the linkey machine this week!  If we make it to 200 by Saturday at midnight, i will chose one lucky participant to be the recipient of a FOURTH prize!!! 

WOO! FUN!

I want to take this opportunity (quickly, as this post is uber long already) to let you all know how much i have loved being at the helm of this crazy ride... every day is a gift and i'm honoured to facilitate this space that you all have created.  You've all been so wonderful and i am blessed to be able to share Monday mornings with you.
Much much much love,
Laura

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144 comments:

  1. Congratulations on reaching 200! And a huge Thank You for putting forward these Challenges, and sharing your life, each week!

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  2. So, I have the honour to be the first to congratulate you and I LOVE to do that.
    Your challenge has given something very special to my life and I can not express enought how I appriciate that.
    And, not only this challenge, also the stories of your family make that I have the feeling of knowing you all.
    I have only a few words for you: THANK YOU, LAURA, A 1000 TIMES!!!

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  3. Congratulations and best wishes to you and your family :)
    Hugs: Lily

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  4. Congratulations! What a wonderful ride it has been. And a beautiful documentary of your wonderful family. Thank you for letting us ride along with you.

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  5. Congratulations on 200 Challenges! I'm only in since #174, but I'm hooked and thankful that you organise this lovely blog. So: THANK YOU for all the work you put in! It's wonderful.
    All the best for you and your family :-)

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  6. Amazing! 200 Mondays of fun! Thank you Laura......for more than the challenge, for becoming a friend from a distance and for sharing your life with us! Happy 200th!

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  7. Thank you for all your hard work with this - Monday's are Diva Day & I'm often eager to see what you have up your sleeve. Your posts are also tremendous resources & I find myself linking & pointing people your way often. Congratulations.
    Paula (PEP)

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  8. Congratulations! I have been absent for a while but what a wonderful time to get reconnected with the weekly challenges!

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  9. Woo Hoo! 200 hip hip hoorays. My comfort tangles are bales and coil. I will have to choose one for this challenge.

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  10. Congratulations on a wonderful 200! and thank you for bring joy to me and the many others that you have brought along for the ride! Not sure what my favorite comfort tangle is at the moment, they seem to switch over time.

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  11. Congrats on 200! Wow! Soooo exciting! I'm going to try and decide between 2. I love them both so that makes it hard! It's either going to be Flux or Cadent. :) Thank you for doing this!

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  12. Congratulations, Laura. You have given a special gift of your time and energy that we all appreciate. I have enjoyed getting to know you and your lovely family and sharing the wonderful world of Zentangle with so many new friends. Thank you.

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  13. Congrats on 200!!! Your hard work and great outlook is appreciated.

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  14. Laura, congratulations on 200! I am a CZT17 from Vermont, and have been following your blog since November... but never got around to posting my challenge images on your site. This week will be my first ever post, in the hopes that you get 200+ entries this week - I just finished a personal monotangle challenge, and this is the perfect cherry on-top. Thank you for all you do, and wishing you and your family a happy and healthy 2015. I promise to take part more this year. Tangle on, Jamie

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  15. Congratulations! Thank you for the challenges - pushing us (me!) - and sharing so much of your life and time!

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  16. Congratulations on your 200 th challenge Laura, I hope many will follow. Thanks !!!

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  17. Congratulations and thank you for doing this! I look forward to it every week.

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  18. Congratulations on 200 challenges!! Thank you very much for making this weekly challenge possible for us! And I hops many will follow, too!

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  19. Congratulations on your 200 th challenge Laura,I look forward to it every week, and I love them.

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  20. CONGRATULATIONS! How wonderful for you! It's not about the finish, it's about the journey you are on! I finally started in participating in the challenges and love it! My go tangle has got to be cadent as it lends itself to so many variations! Off to get started! Thanks

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  21. Congratulations on your Bi-Zen-tennial! I've so enjoyed reading your blog posts and seeing the works of so many creative tanglers. High fives! CHEERS

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  22. Congrats for 200!!! I love doing these and I am happy for your family!! :)

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  23. Congratulations for you! I'm proud to be a part of this great challenges you do every week and I hope to take part for a long, long time :-)

    Love, Joya

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  24. Congratulations! What a milestone! Love your challenge.

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  26. Congrats, I love the challenges and thank you for all the time and effort. My favorite pattern is cadent but I using coil more and more.

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  27. Congratulations! I am a new tangler and while this may be your bil-zen-tennial..I am looking forward being a first-timer!

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  28. congratulations! I'm sending 200 woots your way! Thank you for all the time and attention you give to the challenges! My favorite tangle is Mooka ... soooo relaxing!

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  29. Yay! Congratulations! You have been such a supportive and encouraging voice in the world of Zentangle! Your challenges have created a community of learning and support! Thank you for doing what you do! xo Katie

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  30. Congrats Laura, one of my favs is Paradox, so I did that one for the challenge. Thank you for all the work you do to make my mondays special.

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  31. 200 challenges, that's just amazing. Congrats!
    My favorite tangle is tipple. :-)

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  32. Congratulations! What a fantastic accomplishment for you and the community. Here's to 200 more!

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  33. I haven't done my entry yet, but I wanted to congratulate you on your Bi-Zen-Tennial. I have truly enjoyed this journey both as a tangler and blogger. Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts, challenges(both tangle and personal), and family with us. Tell B-rad happy birthday, go Cappie and hug the boys. Again Thank you and congratulations.

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  34. WAY TO GO LADY !!! CONGRATULATIONS !!! EVERY WEEK I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO YOUR CHALLENGES. SOME I JOIN. WISHING YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONES ANOTHER 200 CHALLENGES, ANOTHER 1,5 MILLION HITS AND LOTS OF LOVE, HEALTH AND HAPPINESS!!!

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  35. HAPPY 200th!!!! What a GREAT accomplishment!!!!
    Hugzz ~ Jae

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  36. Congrats on the 200th... I am hoping someday to go back and do all 200 of them. You are awesome!

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  37. My current comfort food tangle is N'Zepple although it changes from time to time.

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  38. Happy 200th Challenge! I love the blog!

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  39. Yay, I have an excuse to fill an entire tile with Mooka ^.^

    200 challenges, wow! Congratulations and keep inspiring tanglers everywhere!!! :D

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  40. Wow! 200! How cool that #200 came early in the New Year. -Kim E. piccgirl98@yahoo.com (having trouble posting)

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  41. Three cheers for your happy happy 200th!! That's amazing and super fabulous.
    Sending big hugs!!

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  42. An amazing achievement! Congratulations on 200 challenges. I've not been tangling for long, but I know how much I look forward to you challenges, and you can tell that everyone else does too! Can you feel the love? Thanks for all you do for us.

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  43. Happy Dance 200 and many more to come. So glad to have been a part of this ride from the start. Thx

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  44. Congratulations and a big HURRAH for your 200th. You've created a community of love and art that is a joy to participate in. Many, many thanks!

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  45. An awesome accomplishment, Laura. 200 challenges that help all who accept the challenges to grow and explore the wonderful Zentangle artform that we all love. Please give B-Rad our Birthday wishes and give your two beautiful boys a big hug.

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  46. Congrats on 200! Thank you so much for all of these, they are so inspiring!

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  47. Happy 200, Laura. How amazing is that? Congratulations, and wishes for 200 more. I look forward to these challenges every week. Even if I don't post every time, I still usually do the challenge; it is, after all, a learning experience, n'est pas? And I do learn from them, as I'm sure everyone else does.

    Happy Birthday to B-Rad, and a Wonderful Year to all of you.

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  48. Printemps is one I return to often. Thanks for a great blog!

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  49. Congratulation Laura for number 200 of the weekly challenges! What a great number! :-)
    Many thanks for your effort and for your great ideas every week!

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  50. Congratulations Laura!! I enjoy your blog!!

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  51. Still very new at this, I don't have a go to yet.
    Congrats on 200!

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  52. Congratulations on 200, Laura! Yay for you! It has been fun to be here from the beginning with you. Thanks for all you do. It's always one of the highlights of my week!

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  53. Fairly new to zentangle and looking forward to doing the challenges. Congratulations on 200!

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  54. Thank you, Laura! Your website was one of the first I found when I began looking into Zentangle. Your posts always make me smile and I love doing the challenges. Thank you for all the hard work!

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  55. Time flys when you are having fun, especially tangling! Thanks Laura for the fun!

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  56. Congratulations Laura!!! How exciting! May you continue to grow your blog and your horizons! Wishing you all the best in the new year and the next Bi-Zen-tennial! You go Diva, and your BadAss self!!! :0) Annette

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  57. Congratulations, Laura! You have blazed the trail for so many of us out here sharing the love for all things tangled.

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  58. Congratulations! You are the zen in Zentangle! Keep up the good work as you inspire so many!

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  59. Congrats to you big time! I love all you do to inspire!

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  60. CONGRATULATIONS Laura! Your site is such an inspiration and learning experience. Thank you for all you do.

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  61. You are an inspiration Laura along with your beautiful family - sorry my first post was wrong #66 so posted it again as #67

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  62. congratulations on your 200th challenge - what an achievement

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  63. You do so much for so many people. Congratulations on reaching this milestone and may you achieve many more. Cheers!

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  64. Hurray - what a milestone! It was fun to complete a tile for this challenge and I used fassett as my go-to tangle. Congratulations!

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  65. Congratulations Laura on a magnificent achievement! I've fired up some candles and had a table party at Chrissie Murphy Designs to honour the occasion, here's to another 200!

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  66. Congratulations, Laura! Thank you for your faithfulness in sharing 200 Monday's of inspiration and creativity.

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  67. Yeehaa , what a star you are!
    Thanks so much for the joyful ride you provided for us. Your blog enables us to learn from others and to share our tiles with. Its a great little community, were very blessed indeed.

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  68. Awesome 200!!!! What dedication.... and so much fun!

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  69. I tend to go to Tipple even though I don't really like drawing it because I always think my circles look messy and not round enough. I also avoid using one tangle over another, so it is really hard to say. I ended up going with 'nzepple for my entry. Truth be told my real go to is probably just lines, just plain parallel lines.

    I appreciate you site and the challenges! They push me out of my comfort zone and help me try new things.

    Congratulations on your 200th challenge!!! I, for one, am thankful you put forth the effort.

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  70. Congrats on 200!
    I finally decided to start doing these challenges more regularly, no bettter way then to start with a celebration!

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  71. Congratulations on the big 200 Laura! and a huge thank you for organising such special challenges for us! here's to many more xxx

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  72. Many congratulations Laura and thank you for doing all you do for us. I just had to submit 2 entries! :D

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  73. What a celebration!!! Such a cool reminder of how much you rock! Congrats my amazing Badass friend!!!!!!!! <3

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  74. Congratulations on 200 compelling challenges!

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  75. I seem to have lost my first comment...

    Your 200th is definitely a reason to celebrate! My go-to is Auraknot. And, although I do most of the challenges, I'm still a lurker and have yet to post any of them. One day!

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  76. Congratulations! I love your blog.

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  77. Congratulations!
    I am # 92 :-)
    Best wishes, ursula b. from Berlin, Germany

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  78. another "Best whishes" from Berlin, Germany! I'm number 95. I needed three attempts until I was satified with my Mookas, but now I like it a lot.

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  79. Congratulations Laura! Like I said in my blog, I don't know how you have the energy to do all that you do, but thank you for the inspiration each week and thank you for making your blog such a warm and friendly place. I chose to do Luv-A finally for my tile, but that's just ONE of my favorites. Thanks again and congratulations on 200 challenges. I'm glad that I'm here

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  80. Congrats, 200 posts are a lot of work! I appreciate it

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  81. Congrats on your 200th challenge. With my contribution you're halfway in the number of participants you hope for! I've been lurking for most last year (only did 2 challenges), but hope to participate each week this year.

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  82. a cool celebration Laura. My contribution is one of my favourites: Rain. The tile means: spread this news out to the whole world: Laura's Challenge is number 200!.. and it has a wink to"your" Diva Dance and your spectacles.Many congrats and happy tangling!

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  83. Congratulations, Laura! Very thankful for all the work you put into your website. 200 is quite the milestone.

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  84. Felicitaciones por los 200 desafíos y por la difusión a la inspiración en Zentangle. Conocí recién su blog. No me animaba a participar porque mi traductor no es claro, no entiendo el idioma, espero no equivocarme con sus requerimientos. ¡Felicitaciones Laura!

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  86. Congrats Laura! 200 Challenges - I have participated off and on as I can over the years and just love how you have brought the Zentangle community together with your challenges. Hope you will continue with many more.

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  87. One of my go-to tangles is Auraknot! I love it! For this challenge I did a tile only using Auraknot!

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  88. Congrats and I think Rixty is my mac-cheese at the moment :) ~ Diane

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  89. Just posted mine. :) Cadent is my go to. :)

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  90. So many comments! So little time. Grats on 200! Remarkable! Looking forward to the next 200 challenges.

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  91. I am so EXCITED! Viva La Diva! This is Zen-Fabulous!

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  92. Fun x 200!! I have not done a challenge for quite some time so I am happy to have been able to do this one. Sanibelle (THANK YOU Tricia Faraone) has always been one of my faves!! (btw it was terribly hard to choose, I have so many) At any rate, I added some sea foam and a sea scroll with the #200 on it. Thanks Laura for your diligence and dedication. LOVE!! Sue O.

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  93. I am new to this so not sure where to post pic of my 200th challenge zentangle?? Where do we post the pics?? on your facebook page?? Thanks ~ Jae

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  94. Thanks for a fun ride, Laura. Wow, 200!!!! Thank you for all of the fun, inspiration, and insights into your beautiful family experience. My go to for this was Flux. :-) Here's to your next hundred!

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  95. Finally got my tile posted! Congrats Laura!

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  96. I just Lund this new obsession in November. My Christmas knitting kept getting in the way. My first public display of attempted Diva challenge. Thanks for he weekly inspiration. I appreciate it much

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  97. Congratulations!!! I love your dedication and ability to always come up with something fun :)

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  98. Love your blog and seeing the weekly challenges. I am so new to this that I do not have a favorite tangle.

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  99. Thanks Laura for all the years of dedication and creative challenges. I must admit that it was difficult to select a favorite, I have so many. This was a fun challenge!! Sue O.

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  100. Congratulations! And thank you for all of your hard work, dedication and creative goodness! :o)

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  101. Trying to get you to that 200 mark with entries!!! Your are awesome!!! :0)

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  102. Congratulations! I'm so happy to joint this amazing challenge! Thank you Laura ;)

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  103. Well done on reaching such a milestone! What an amazing commitment. Thanks for all the encouragement, inspiration and feeling like I'm part of a worldwide community!

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  104. Congratulations on this achievement! I've only been along for the ride since #158 but am giving serious consideration to the personal challenge of going back for all those I missed. Thank you so much for the time and effort you put into this. You pick us all up! (figuratively, not literally thankfully!) :-)

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  105. Congratulations on this awesome accomplishment! Thank you for your dedication. I enjoy and look forward to these challenges every week. I haven't been posting lately because of family issues. Your challenges continue to be a bright spot in my week, and I had to post for this special occasion.

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  106. Congratulations, Laura! You have provided much inspiration to me over the last three years. My go-to tangle is Voga.

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  107. Congratulations on reaching such a huge milestone! My go to tangle is Fassett.

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  108. Thanks for all of your work in preparing these challenges every week. 200 in a wonderful milestone.

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  109. YAY! I don't remember if I already commented, but I will again! So, YAY! :) I really love how you've drawn together (see the pun I did there?) a community as well as inspired people to tangle, AND brought your own journey in so transparently. I don't remember what # I started at, but my blog only documents back to #155. I know I started sooner than that -- maybe #101? Regardless, you are awesome and I wish we lived closer. It was a gift to share CZT15 with you! xo

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  110. Congratulations on hitting this anniversary, and thank you very much!

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  111. Thanks so much for doing this week-in and week-out! I've learned so much from the experience of seeing how others approach the same topic. I look forward to it as a treat every week!

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  112. Happy 200th!!! What a wonderful selfless contribution you make to the community! It is a lot of work in your already busy life. Thank you for all you do.

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  113. Took a while to scroll through, and read all the comments. Will throw in my congratulations on the milestone of 200 weekly challenges. Do not remember exactly what number I started at, but has been a couple of years. This was one of the ways that I practiced before I attended my CZT seminar. Fun to see the boys growing up. Looking forward to many more challenges.

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  114. Nearly at that 200th entry. Congratulations to Laura, long time tanglers and those newer tanglers putting their work out there.

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  115. 170 and counting! It was fun to dig out my patterns and zentangle again! Good luck hitting 200 but even if you don't you have done an amazing thing, bringing artists from all over the globe together with Zentangle.

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  116. Congratulations on reaching 200, Miss Diva!
    Even though I haven't participated in a lot of challenges, I do come by and look at all the loveliness everyone posts each week.
    My go-to-tangle has always been Bales. It's the first one I tried and an easy one to remember, especially when I was just starting out and stumbled across 100's of patterns to use!
    I wish you lots of luck, joy and happiness with the challenges to come!

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  117. Congratulations, Ms Diva and I hope you make your 200 participants. This is my first posting, but I have followed you for a long time trying to get up the nerve to show my work. YOU are an inspiration and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for giving other artist wantta-bes the opportunity and courage to try their hand! Best Wishes.

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  118. Oh man, wrote a whole lovely paragraph then it never published. Boo. Thinking of you and hoping you reach 200. This is my first entry and I am excited for this new weekly adventure. Thanks for all you do, Laura! Hugs from Vermont

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  119. Congratulations on reaching 200 challenges! I've only been around for a short time, but am already addicted to them. :) My go-to tangle is Beedle, and though it doesn't make for a particularly interesting monotangle, I love using it!

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  120. Congratulations! And thank you for all your challenges. I've been aware of your challenges for quite a while, but had never gotten around to completing any of them. In honor of your 200th challenge, I actually tangled a tile (with Bales), photographed the tile, opened a Flickr account, uploaded the picture, and posted a link to it. Once again, thanks for your amazing contribution to the Zentangle community.

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  121. I love Bales as my comfort tangle. I find it very soothing to draw.
    Congratulations on your 200th challenge and thanks for being such a wonderful member of the Zentangle community!

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  122. I love to visit and look at the beautiful artwork here, but haven't submitted yet. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  123. laura - thanks for all the hard work you do for us. i know you have your plate full already, but you always make time for us. blessings, dear lady! i enjoy seeing all the pictures you post of your family - so much love in those pictures!

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  124. my mac n cheese tangle is TootsieMoon - one of my own - and that's what i used :)

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  125. Thank you Laura willingness to share... not only your inspiration and creativity, but your courage and compassion facing life's challenges. After lurking and stalking here for 2 months since my first Zentangle class at a local community centre, I am making my first post in this weekly challenge. Some of my favourite tangles are "Star Map" and "Ahh". Simple, versatile, and possibly misunderstood...just like 'mac n' cheese'!!

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  126. Congratulations, Laura. It takes a lot to post as regularly as you do. Thanks for your dedication.

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  127. Congrat on your great accomplishment !!! Today is day 2 for me to tangle and my first day to visit with you:) WooHoo...Here's to a great journey:)

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  128. Wow! I've seen your Zentangles at the beginning of each of your posts. I enjoy looking at them. I never see anyone else's though, I don't know where they are. Also, I don't have a URL that I know of so I don't understand how to show you my Zentangles. I only know how to scan items then send them as attachments in emails. But mostly I'd like to see the Zentangles other people make that come from your challenges. To see what your written description stimulates their minds to do. Could you guide me a little. Then maybe I could participate in the challenges too.

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  129. Congratulations and thank you for inspiring us every week! I always go back to Crescent Moon, and you got me to complete a tile in one day!

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  130. Congratulations Laura and thanks for the weekly inspirations, even though I cann't participate every week....

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  131. Hi there Laura. . . . just wondering, was there any one tangler who participated in all 200 challenges??? Inquiring minds want to know. . .

    Maria

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  132. YOU DID IT!!!! 200 ENTRIES; THAT'S A GREAT RESULT.

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  133. I've been a long time Lurker :) and LOVE the challenges. I have wanted to upload a Zentangle for some time. So here we go for the 200th Challenge why not get too it. Thank you for continuing this blog and the challenges.

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  134. Congrats on the 200th challenge and thank you for all the inspiring challenges. I look forward to donating to the coffee fund. I can't wait to see what the next 200 challenges bring!

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    1. Yay, Lena!! thank you for the Karma Java!! HUGS!!

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  135. A bit of a late post. Thanks for all your challenges.

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  136. Congratulations on exceeding 200 participants! I hope others also added a "tip" for all you do for us.

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tangle me some zen, baby!!