Month: May 2014

Diva Challenge #169

This challenge was using circle strings. I thought it would be fun to use circles within circles. I really like how this turned out. I have really been enjoying doing the Diva challenges. If you do Zentangle and you haven’t tried one of the challenges, I urge you to give it a shot. You can…

Posted by Christine in Challenges, Zentangle / May 30, 2014 /View all 4 comments

Diva Challenge #168

I’m a little late to the party on this one. But I did have some fun with it. I did this challenge on watercolor paper.  I used my Tombow markers and water to create an ombre look. I thought it was fitting for a pattern called “Rain” and it was fun to do. My finished…

Posted by Christine in Challenges, Zentangle / May 27, 2014 /Leave a comment

Zentangle Pattern: Shuri

I had fun with this new pattern. It has so many possibilities for shading and drawing. I think the diagonal version would be really fun for fourth of July tangles. The name came from my daughter who thought the centers looked like the Japanese throwing star Shuriken.

Posted by Christine in Patterns, Zentangle / May 13, 2014 /Leave a comment

Diva Challenge #166

This was a fun tangle to try. I used gel pens on black card stock paper. This was my first attempt at using a little bit of shading on black. I think I’d like to try shading with a charcoal pencil. If you shade on black, what do you use?

Posted by Christine in Challenges / May 7, 2014 /View all 5 comments