Thursday, April 23, 2015

Exploring Zentangle

I've lately been introduced to practicing yoga and am enjoying both the physical and mental benefits. After practicing for a few weeks, it reminded me of how peaceful creating art makes me.

Zentangle is a process of simple strokes that build into a greater free-form image.

Practicing Zentangle

After creating my zentangle compass, I picked up a book to learn more about the process and some of the most basic patterns: One Zentangle A Day by Beckah Krahula has been very helpful and enjoyable.

Here are some of the "tangles" I created:

One Zentangle a Day

Completed Zentangle with Shading

Completed Zentangle with Shading