This week in art

Again this week I have a sneak peek at some new products I am working on.

 

 

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Weekly Roundup #323

Tangle Organizers

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

Connections and Collaborations 6.14.2017 by Ann Grasso
It's a String Thing #197 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #199 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #169
Tangle Mosaic Project #8 Finale by Annette Plaga-Lodde
Weekly Challenge #320: "UMT - Dansk by Margaret Bremner" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #99: H-I-J by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library part 12
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Strutz
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Summer Project

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

An Ode to Good Art Supplies: 10 Reasons to LOVE Mechanical Pencils by Sadelle Wiltshire

TUTORIALS

Use Textures Fantasy Landscape Step-by-step by Sandra Strait
Washi Tape as a String by Alice Hendon

SHOW & TELL

My week in art by Geneviève Crabe
Fabulous Fabriano part VI by Adele Bruno
Humble Beginnings from Zentangle blog
The Case for Synthesis by Cherryl Moote
Twisted Ropes and Letters by Eni Oken


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TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Chainey by Gaylene Miller
C-view by Ria Matheussen
Dragontail by Ina Sonnenmoser
Fluxecho by Lynn Mead
Joy by Linda Rea
Pearly-Girl by Jo Flaherty
Pille Palle by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Purze by Laurie Patterson
Rapped by Donna Stanchfield
Scroller by Ina Sonnenmoser
Use-Away, Use-Ful, Use-Kickin by Sandra Strait
X-Box by Tasmin Rootman

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This week in art

This week I have another sneak peek at some new products I am working on.

Hint: Would you like to use large versions of these as backgrounds for drawing or tangling? Or maybe collage material? Stay tuned.

colourful grids

 

 

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Weekly Roundup #322

Tangle Organizers

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

It's a String Thing #198 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #168
Weekly Challenge #319: "BEad INSPIRED" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #98: E-F-G by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library part 11
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Showgirl
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Summer Project

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

emnotes Notebook Review & Giveaway by Sandra Strait

TUTORIAL

Feeling stuck? Get unstuck with lines, just lines by Dawn

SHOW & TELL

My week in art by Geneviève Crabe
Dinbatz and Twisted Rope by Eni Oken
Embracing your Zentangle practice from Zentangle® blog
Get Your Owl On - Hahaha! by Alice Hendon
Hex 5 Fragments by Betsy Wilson
New coin from the Royal Canadian Min features Zentangle® artwork


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TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Apacore by Lori Manoogian
Agni by Lily Moon
Basic Textures by Sandra Strait
Lavender Plant by Sandra Strait
Rainbow Bridge by Sarah Harrison
Scallamp by Sarah Uram
Shaggy Plant by Sandra Strait
Three Bears by Sandra Strait

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This week in art

I created some new mandalas this week.

Digital mandala

Digital mandala

Digital mandala

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Weekly Roundup #321

Fabric items to color

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

Connections and Collaborations 5.31.2017 by Ann Grasso
It's a String Thing #195 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #196 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #197 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #167
Pattern Collections String #36-38
Tangle Mosaic Project #8 update by Annette Plaga-Lodde
Weekly Challenge #318: "Diptych" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #97: B-C-D by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Puffin
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Summer Project!

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Eni's Art Club by Eni Oken

TUTORIAL

Crayon Resist, Art on a Shoe String by Alice Hendon
Digitangles by Melissa Sansom
Three Roads Fantasy Landscape by Sandra Strait
Tiered Fantasy Landscape Step-by-Step by Sandra Strait

SHOW & TELL

My week in art by Geneviève Crabe
Fabulous Fabriano Part V by Adele Bruno
Hex 2 fragments by Betsy Wilson
Hex 3 fragments by Betsy Wilson
Hex 4 fragments by Betsy Wilson
Mooka 3D and Dingbatz by Eni Oken
Zentangle Newsletter, May 31, 2017


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TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

2V by Ginny Lu
Basic Bush/Tree/Shrub by Sandra Strait
Feen by Ela Rieger
Hearts Aligned by Smita Toke
Panda Do by Linda Rea
Pleated Beauty by Smita Toke
Pub Carpet by Neil Burley
Skydive by Gerlinde Oosterom
Use by Sandra Strait
Z’ele by Jane Dickinson

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This week in art

In these two pieces of digital art, I was experimenting with layering different objects and textures.

Rose

Tiger and flower


Work in progress: These are some high-resolution backgrounds I created in Procreate, as part of a new project. (More to come.)

backgrounds wip

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Weekly Roundup #320

Hi everyone, I want to thank you for all the good wishes on my recovery from surgery. Recovery is very slow, but I'm feeling a little better every day. Here is a nice big roundup for you!

Fabric items to color

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

Connections and Collaborations 4.26.2017 by Ann Grasso
Connections and Collaborations 5.17.2017 by Ann Grasso
It's a String Thing #192 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #193 by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #193 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #194 by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #194 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #195 by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #196 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #162
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #163
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #164
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #165
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #166
Pattern Collections String #30-35
Tangle Mosaic Project #8 by Annette Plaga-Lodde
Weekly Challenge #313: "Amanda Day (Earth Day) Version Six!" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #314: "UMT: Scallamps - by Sarah Uram" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #315: "Tangle Study = Molygon" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #316: "String Theory - Stripes" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #317: "Photo Tangles" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #92: M-N-O by Diane and Carolien
Weekly Challenge #93: P-Q-R by Diane and Carolien
Weekly Challenge #94: S-T-U by Diane and Carolien
Weekly Challenge #95: V-W-X by Diane and Carolien
Weekly Challenge #96: Y-Z-A by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library
Shading Zentangle Challenge: Choosing Tangle Patterns
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Dreamed
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! New Summer Project

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

3DTangle: Choosing Tangle Patterns eBook and video by Eni Oken
Gemstones Volume 4 by Amanda Rose Rambo
Purk Extreme video by Eni Oken
Rounding and Line Weight video by Eni Oken
SumoGrip Eraser by Sakura of America

TUTORIAL

Distress Ink Backgrounds by Alice Hendon
Fantasy Landscape Step-by-Step: Portrait Orientation by Sandra Strait
Gems vs Stones by Amanda Rose Rambo
Customised Water Colour Palette by Shruti Dev: Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Inktense and Gems by Amanda Rose Rambo
Letter Art by Alice Hendon

SHOW & TELL

Color Wheel from Zentangle blog
Deconstruction from Zentangle blog
Fabulous Fabriano by Adele Bruno: Part IPart IIPart III, Part IV
Hexagons by Betsy Wilson
Hex 1 fragments - or puzzling with hexagons! by Betsy Wilson
How many times do we have to tell you?... Cut it out! from Zentangle blog
Pattern-collections artist focus: Liz Drake
Pattern-collections artist focus: Alexandria Diaz
Thanking you for 7 wonderful years of friendship and support by Linda Farmer
Treasure Map by Eni Oken
Welcome CZT 27! from Zentangle blog
Zentangle Newsletter, May 4th, 2017


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If you are a collector of patterns, check out the fourth edition (January 2017) of my Patterns and Tangle Links ebook. It contains links to over 4000 free patterns available online, collated from six years of the Weekly Roundup.


TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Apcorg by Cyndee Pellet
Apcross by Cyndee Pelley
Asamblea by Carlos Cano
Astra by Jana Pechrová
Big Rocks by Sandra Strait
Bridged by Linda Rea
Chaaru by Smita Toke
Cinquefoil by Elena Demisheva
Dark Drops by Niklas Zeugner
D’eneh by Cyndi Knapp
Droopy Lup by Linda Rea
Duo Cadent by Jana Pechrová
Flec by Jem Miller
Fliing by Linda Rea
Flowering Artyjoke by Sandra Strait
Fortuna by Simona Cordara
Gobi by Nadine Roller
Grass Tufts by Sandra Strait
Heartgo by Karin Frank
Heart n Half by Diana Marshall
Hinged by Linda Rea
HiRise by Sandra Strait
Holly n Diamanz by Terri Delaune
Hoofa by Lindy Clarkson
Ice Cream Stag by Linda Rea
Iriemon by Bonnie Luther
Nailed by Linda Rea
Nosegay by Linda Rea
Olivas by Carlos Cano
On the Slide by Linda Rea
Orgala by Lindy Clarkson
Outlander by Chrissie Frampton
Ow-Lies by Lindy Clarkson
Pearlswing by Karin Frank
Petal Plant by Sandra Strait
PeTree by Smita Toke
Ping Pong by Karin Frank
Plingh by Indrani Novello
Pub Carpet #2 by Neil Burley
Pub Carpet #3 by Neil Burley
Roodee by Melissa Sansom
Route 66 by Alexandra Funda
Sandia by Lindy Clarkson
Shattuck Barrelled by Ina Sonenmoser
Shattuck Double Barrelled by Ina Sonenmoser
Shawa by Judy Murphy
Shell 'n Pearl by Linda Rea
Singala by Simona Cordara
Sky-Side by Karin Klang-Meier
Snowcone by Linda Rea
SoDeceiving by Jutta Gladnigg
Spiral Mania by Linda Rea
Spoken by Linda Rea
Spokies by Melissa Sansom
Square Breakout by Linda Rea
Starbush by Sandra Strait
Starfish-Barrel by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish-Double Barrel by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish-Flower by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish-Flowerbarrel by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish goes grid by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish-Ribbon by Nicole Dreyer
Starfish-Too by Nicole Dreyer
Stargem by Lisa Wick McLean
Stuha by Jana Pechrová
Sun Arrows by Sandra Strait
Tall Trees by Sandra Strait
Tonga by Chrissie Frampton
Trefoil by Judy Okawa
Trella by Adele Bruno
Trellys-Elven by Debra Bryan
Trellys-Masque by Debra Bryan
Walnutt by Judy Murphy
Waterfall by Sandra Strait
Wild Blue by Linda Rea
Who-lee Tree by Sandra Strait
Zari by Veena Arun
Zwirr by Karin Klang-Meier

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Weekly Roundup #319

Hi everyone... As some of you already know, I will be having some heart surgery next week, April 27th. Because of that, there will be no Roundup next week, and probably not the following week either.

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

It's a String Thing #191 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #161
Weekly Challenge #312: "Coffee, Tea, or Me!" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #91: J-K-L by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Funbee
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Zentangle Primer Book Study

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Tangled Circles & Mandalas by Jane Monk

SHOW & TELL

My week in art by Geneviève Crabe
Colour, colour everywhere! Distressed tiles....but a happy me! by Annie Taylor
Day and Night houses by Margaret Bremner
Welcome CZT 26! by Zentangle


SUPPORT THE WEEKLY ROUNDUP

CLICK HERE TO ORDER!

If you are a collector of patterns, check out the fourth edition (January 2017) of my Patterns and Tangle Links ebook. It contains links to over 4000 free patterns available online, collated from six years of the Weekly Roundup.


TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Apcross by Cyndee Pelley
Chick and Bunny by Sandra Strait
Iris by Anita Aspfors Westin
Malachite by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Moffola by Simona Cordara
Opal by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Papz by Anita Aspfors Westin
Raindrops by Carla W. Szczuka
Shelline by Debra Bryan
T and E by Sandi Buchspics
Trek by Lisa Wick McLean
Trellys-Two by Debra Bryan

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This week in art

This first piece is based on Eni Oken's eBook 3D Tangle: Echo Lines, drawn, coloured, and shaded in Procreate.

Echo lines in Procreate


This week I have also been playing with more effects in iColorama. Here are my two latest.

Cat coloured in iColorama

Owl coloured in iColorama

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