ZiA.. not Quite the Zentangle Method

The Zentangle Method (ZM) is wonderful for helping bring calm to a busy mind.   Sometimes though, you just want to express yourself artistically.  In the Zentangle world, this kind of artwork is called Zentangle-inspired Art (ZiA).  Here are a two tiles where I deviate from the ZM.

The first tile includes the tangle Squib, which is incredibly versatile when used as a string.  Within Squib, is the tangle Paradox.  The license I’ve taken is to shade the tile using Copic brand markers (sketching grays), rather than graphite.  The second tile includes Flux, Zinger, Springkle and Cadent, and there is a light shadow painted on using watered down India ink.

I think my next set of tiles will be monotangles 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s