Digital painting with steps

Here is my latest digital painting. Below are the components that came together on my iPad to create this painting.

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1. This is the photo I started with (from Pixabay).

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2. I added the woman's silhouette, and applied a texture filter in iColorama.

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3. Then I took this scan of a collage piece I made a while back for an online class...

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4. ...and blended everything together in Procreate.

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Weekly Roundup #341

We have a record number of new patterns today!

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

Connections and Collaborations 10.18.2017 by Ann Grasso
It's a String Thing #215 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #216 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #187
Pattern Collections String #54
Weekly Challenge #337: "Artoo" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #116: G-H-I by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Fun & Easy Landscapes Weekly Challenge: Grove
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Zari
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Zen Menu

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Digital Papers

Hahnemühle Cézanne Watercolor Block - Review and Giveaway by Sandra Strait
New Video Lesson: Shading Tiny Detail by Eni Oken
New White Gelly Roll demo by Laura Harms
Schmincke Limited Edition 12-color Palette 2017 - Review by Sandra Strait

SHOW and TELL

Some digital art and a little bead embroidery by Geneviève Crabe

Aquafleur with Tiny Details by Eni Oken
Palrevo with tiny details by Eni Oken
Pattern-collections artist focus: Tracy Lucero
What Light from Zentangle blog
Zentangle Newsletters, Oct.13 and Oct.18, 2017

TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Alien-Spore by Nicole Dreyer
Anglop by Karin Frank
ArrowLoop by Ina Sonnenmoser
ArrowLoop Double by Ina Sonnenmoser
Avian by Donna Stanchfield
Ballir by Karin Frank
Bee Sting by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Beetle Hair by Nicole Dreyer
Beetle Loop by Nicole Dreyer
Bela Hearts by Smita Toke
Bela Loop by Smita Toke
BumpLoop by Ina Sonnenmoser
BumpLoop Echo by Ina Sonnenmoser
Cadent Reborn by Ina Sonnenmoser
Cakewheel by Karin Frank
Cancerib by Anja Meeter
Cancerib Loop by Anja Meeter
Candybread by Karin Frank
Chaingem by Karin Frank
Colophona by Silke Wagner
Colophonem by Silke Wagner
Colophonis by Silke Wagner
Cosmic Flower by Nicole Dreyer
Crosseyed by Neil Burley
DecoLoop by Ina Sonnenmoser
DecoLoop Echo by Ina Sonnenmoser
Deepam by Smita Toke
Dirra by Elana Lebedeva
Dischidia by Silke Wagner
Enait by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Fishi by Smita Toke
FlipLoop by Ina Sonnenmoser
FlipLoop Ribbon by Ina Sonnenmoser
Flolup by Karin Frank
Floremo by Nina
Funlz Reborn by Ina Sonnenmoser
Galaxy by Anja Meeter
Gloria by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Googly-Eyed Zebra by Sandra Strait
Grove by Sandra Strait
Harvey by Sarah Fowler
Haukel by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Heart Pendal by Smita Toke
Hearty by Kasturi Das
Illes by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Kettel by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Legg by Karin Frank
Lilly by Karin Frank
Loopala by Smita Toke
Loopheart by Agneta Landegren
Looping Star by Nicole Dreyer
Loop-n-belt by Karin Frank
Loopsss by Ina Sonnenmoser
Luup Circem by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Eddy by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Fill by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Flag by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Kurl by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Line by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Loop by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Ms by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup-n-Belt by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Puffs by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Luup Split by Cheryl Lees-Haley
Masks by Donna Stanchfield
Matü Spairy by Karin Frank
Mochi by Karin Frank
Mountain by Ginny Lu
Nicole's Ice Flakes by Nicole Dreyer
Norway by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Norwey by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Pearlnect by Karin Frank
Plume_ar by Natalie Plechkova
Rangoli by Smita Toke
Rangoli Floral by Smita Toke
Rautel by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Spiro Flower by Smita Toke
Spiroo by Karin Frank
Splat by Karin Frank
Svecha by Elana Lebedeva
Teffel by Jane Nichols
Treads by Donna Stanchfield
Triad by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Triad in row by Dörte Seupel-Kör
Triloop by Anja Meeter
VikingLoop by Ina Sonnenmoser
Whooping Loop by Nicole Dreyer
Xelandra by Dörte Seupel-Kör

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Some digital art and a little bead embroidery

This is a digital painting of an owl, based on a photo from Pixabay, and done using Metabrush and iColorama apps.

Owl painting

This is a stylized flower layered digitally with one of the backgrounds I made using metallic paint.

Digital flower painting

On a different note, this is a new beaded pin I made as an entry in a contest. I didn't win, but I now have a groovy new pin to wear!

NBB contest

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Weekly Roundup #340

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

It's a String Thing #214 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #215 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #186
Pattern Collections String #53
Weekly Challenge #336: "Striping - Monotangle" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #115: D-E-F by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Fun & Easy Landscapes Weekly Challenge: Fun & Easy Frog
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Shading Zentangle Challenge #099: Palrevo
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Palrevo
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Zen Menu

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Digital Papers

Creating art with my Digital Papers part 3 by Geneviève Crabe

Amanda Rose Rambo: Faceted Gem Masterclass by Cyndee Pelley
Glamor Tangling by Ina Sonnenmoser
Hahnemühle  William Turner Watercolour Cold Pressed Block Review by Sandra Strait
Koi Watercolor Set Review by Eni Oken

SHOW and TELL

Getting Sketchy by Alice Hendon
Playing With Patterns - Part I by Silke Wagner
Some fun with GlamorTangling by Nicole Dreyer
Watercolor Tangling by Eni Oken

TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

Blooming C by Connie Green
Bump Bump Spike by Ina Sonnenmoser
Bump'n Spike by Ina Sonnenmoser
Bump'n Spike Ribbon by Ina Sonnenmoser
Carade by Dra Ha
Crisscross by Neil Burley
Flowerbase by Nicole Dreyer
Frog by Sandra Strait
Leading Heart by Liza Kostic
Membranart by Tomás Padrós
Tangle Brick by Mark Coakley

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Creating art with my Digital Papers part 3

The images below are digital paintings created using digital papers from my Sets 5 and 6.

If you are creating artwork with my digital papers, and you would like me to include it in a blog post, you can contact me on this page. If you are on Instagram, Twitter, or Pinterest, please tag your work with the #digitalpapersbygenevieve hashtag.

You can see all my digital papers by clicking here.
Name your own price!


This is a colouring page from my book Magical Mosaics, coloured and layered with one of my digitalpapers from Set 6.

colouring page


This is a mandala I created in iOrnament, layered in Procreate on a background from Set 6.

mandala on digital paper


This is a drawing by Alice Hendon on a background from Set 5.

drawing by Alice Hendon


This is an owl sketch layered on one of the digital papers from Set 6.

owl on digital paper


This is a Zentangle® pattern layered on one of the pages from Set 5.

doodle on digital paper

 

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Weekly Roundup #339

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

It's a String Thing #213 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #214 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #185
Pattern Collections String: In Your Garden
Weekly Challenge #335: "UMT - Tint by Henrike Bratz" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #114: A-B-C by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Fun & Easy Landscapes Weekly Challenge: Melon-Striped method
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Shading Zentangle Challenge #098: Inktober
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: C-rendipity
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Zen Menu

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Digital Papers

Creating art with my Digital Papers part 2 by Genevieve Crabe

Zebra Zensations Technical Drawing Pens - Review by Sandra Strait

TUTORIALS

Chinese Calligraphy: History and Technique

SHOW and TELL

Bubble Love Meets Narwal by Alice Hendon
Fractalizing IX by Eni Oken
One String to rule them all by Ina Sonnenmoser
Pattern-collections artist focus: Debra Huff
Tangled Initial "N" by Eni Oken
Tangled Initial "T" by Eni Oken

TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

4 Ring by Karin Frank
'Crazy' 'Nzeppel by Margaret Bremner
Delys by Jenna Black
Dew'n Drops by Ina Sonnenmoser
Girl On A Pumpkin by Sandra Strait
Melon-Striped by Sandra Strait
Mila by Karin Frank
Secur by Karin Frank
Zari by Veena Arun

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Creating art with my Digital Papers part 2

The images below are digital paintings created using digital papers from my Sets 2, 3, and 4.

If you are creating artwork with my digital papers, and you would like me to include it in a blog post, you can contact me on this page. If you are on Instagram, Twitter, or Pinterest, please tag your work with the #digitalpapersbygenevieve hashtag.

You can see all my digital papers by clicking here.
Name your own price!


This is a mandala I created in iOrnament, layered in Procreate on a background from Set 2.

digital mandala


This is a page from one of my Genevieve's Mandalas colouring books that I coloured with coloured pencils, then scanned and layered in Procreate with another background from Set 2.

digital mandala


Some artwork on round backgrounds from Set 3.

digital mandala


This is a creation from my friend Alice Hendon, done on one of the square backgrounds from Set 3.

Alice Hendon


This is a pattern I created in iOrnament, layered layered in Procreate on a background from Set 4.

digital mandala


Finally, this is a doodle I layered layered in Procreate with another background from Set 4.

digital art

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Weekly Roundup #338

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

Connections and Collaborations 9.27.2017 by Ann Grasso
It's a String Thing #212 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #213 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #184
Pattern Collections String #52
Weekly Challenge #334: "Crazy 'nzeppel with Molly" by Laura Harms
Weekly Challenge #113: X-Y-Z by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Fun & Easy Landscapes Weekly Challenge: Shapely Person
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library part 21
Shading Zentangle Challenge #097: Baton
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Baton
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Zen Menu

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Digital Papers

1000 Instagram Followers Giveaway by Laura Harms
Hahnemühle A5 Watercolour Book - Review by Sandra Strait
Tangle Shadows Video by Eni Oken
Zebra Sarasa Fineliner Pens - Review by Sandra Strait

TUTORIALS

How to Draw: Abeko as a String by Stephanie Jennifer
Tangled Twisted Pop-up Card by Nancy Dawes

SHOW and TELL

Art with Digital Filters by Geneviève Crabe

Ceremonial Tangling from Zentangle Blog
Inktober ZIA prompts by Melissa Sansom
Little Books of Tangles by Stephanie Jennifer
My Canvas Has Laces by Margaret Bremner
Zentangle Inktober 2017 Prompts by Stephanie Jennifer

TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

25 by Veena Arun
Cee by Judy Okawa
Citronella by Nicole Dreyer
Crazy 'Nzeppel by Molly Hollibaugh
Evilgrom by Nicole Dreyer
HeartChain by Ina Sonnenmoser
Kwazeela by Eni Oken
Olipze by Jody Genovese
Reynard by Sandra Strait
Shapely People by Sandra Strait
Splashies by Nicole Dreyer
Ukkeflow by Nicole Dreyer
WaterFlow by Ina Sonnenmoser

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Art with digital filters

In my digital art, I like to play with photo filter apps, often layering different ones for a special effect. Here is an example. First, the photo, and then three different effects.

Flower photo Flowers digital painting Flowers digital painting Flowers digital painting

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Weekly Roundup #337

CHALLENGES, TEMPLATES, COMMUNITIES, FOCUSES

It's a String Thing #211 Tiles compiled by Adele Bruno
It's a String Thing #212 by Adele Bruno
Joey's weekly tangle challenge #183
Pattern Collections String #51
Weekly Challenge #333: "Cozy up for a Change of Season with TanglePod’s Juliette Fiessinger and Kellie Fellinge"
Weekly Challenge #112: U-V-W by Diane and Carolien

FACEBOOK GROUPS and PAGES

Elatorium: Daily New Challenges
Fun & Easy Landscapes Weekly Challenge: Wrap-around Tree
Monotangle Adventures Challenges
Pattern Collections Daily Pattern Focus
Pattern Collections Go-To Pattern Library part 20
Shading Zentangle Challenge #096: Pixiose
Square One™: Purely Zentangle® Weekly Focus: Pixiose
Zentangle All Around: Tangle It! Journal Study and other challenges
Zentangle Tangled & Journaled, Too! Little Zen Menu

PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS, GIVEAWAYS

Digital Papers

Creating with my Digital Papers by Geneviève Crabe

Hahnemühle YouTangle.art Tiles - Review by Sandra Strait
Hahnemühle YouTangle.art Tiles - Giveaway by Sandra Strait
Zebra Zensations Mechancial Colored Pencils - Review by Sandra Strait

TUTORIALS

African Artist and Twisted Rope by Eni Oken

SHOW and TELL

Crewel Flowers take 2
Distress Ink Quilt by Eni Oken
Fickle progression by Helen Williams
Looking Back to Move Forward by Ann Grasso
Pattern-collections artist focus: Ching Weng
Tangling Outside the Box by Zentangle
Try Zentangle: Your New De-Stressing Method from Martha Stewart Living
Zentangle Newsletter, Sept. 15, 2017

TANGLES and PATTERNS

Pattern Collections - New Videos This Week

68gerIn by Dra Ha
African Artist Explained by Eni Oken
Baobab by Sandra Strait
Coton by Sadelle Wiltshire
C-rendipity by Veena Arun
Dratz by Barb Masinton
Line FA by Caroline Cheung Yo Han
Mac & Cheese by Sandra Strait
Random by Kasturi Das
Wrap-around Tree by Sandra Strait
Wrapped by Gale Sherman

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