By Marie Browning CZT, Suzanne McNeill CZT, Sandy Bartholomew

Zentangle(R) is an easy-to-learn approach to trend drawing that reduces pressure whereas selling creativity. This e-book will introduce readers to the fundamental conception of Zentangle and supply directions for drawing over a hundred tangle styles from such qualified Zentangle lecturers as Suzanne McNeill, Sandy Steen Bartholomew, and Marie Browning. this gorgeous ebook is stuffed with examples of Zentangle drawings in addition to different paintings tasks and compelling tales from those that have enhanced their health and wellbeing via Zentangle.

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There is also great advice about developing your own tangles by drawing inspiration from nature. Use these techniques as much or as little as you want to create your own Zentangle style. For information about adding color to your Zentangle designs, see page 148. Shading Shading adds so much to Zentangle art. Compare the two fish ZIAs below. ), and tone down an overly busy background. You can use shading to add color, contrast, depth, and roundness to a Zentangle or ZIA. Where to Shade You can add shading to any number of places on a Zentangle piece, like: The sides of spirals The backgrounds of Zentangles The edges of lines or zigzags The edges of sections The edges of the Zentangle One side of rounded objects Anywhere you want!

You can also think of each section the string creates as a different area in your life— work, home, school, etc. The string will not be erased, but will disappear as you add your patterns. It can be tempting to think about the shape of the string and how it will look after you have completed this step. Avoid trying to force the sting to have a desired outcome. Instead, let it flow onto your tile. Step 5: Add Tangles and Finis Use a black pen to draw tangles into each section of your tile formed by the string.

The contrast makes the lighter objects pop out. Round shading Make tangles look “round” with these tricks. Pearl. Use a “smiley face,” or crescent, of shading. Smudge in a circle. Puffed. Smudge shadow along the bottom edge. Gradation. Shade the bottom edge, and then blend upward. Pressed. Shade the top edge; smudge downward. Really flat and boring. Roundness created by lines only. tip The simplest way to create a new tangle is to work off an old tangle. The next time you draw a tangle, try changing one element to create something new.

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