Friday, June 22, 2012
Challenge 70: Text Inspired By Zentangles June 22, 2012 Due: June 30, 2012
Draw, emboss, etch, fuse, piece, appliqué, paint, ink or free motion quilt your Zentangle designs.
Zentangles are patterns usually drawn on 3.5 x 3.5-inch square tiles, but are being used in larger ways in drawings, quilts, decorative clothing and objects:
Strings divide the tile:
List of official tangles and how to: http://tanglepatterns.com/category/a-tangles
Daily tangle and how to tangles, lots of freebies: http://www.tanglepatterns.com/
More tangle tutorials: http://openseedarts.blogspot.com/2011/07/lets-connect.html
Weekly challenges: http://tinyurl.com/6qfrkam
Zentangle blog: http://zentangle.blogspot.com/
Zentangle newsletters: http://tinyurl.com/7o42s6b
Works well with Zentangles:
Pens: Pentel gel roller for thicker fabrics, or use micron pens for cottons ironed onto freezer paper. Draw with .01 PEN Color with .05/ .08
Oil-base paint pens: Deco-Art, Marvy, Sakura and Sharpie are versatile and can be used on pottery, plastic, metal, even wood.