1000 Tangles, Patterns & Doodled Designs combines hundreds of tangling, illustration, and doodling patterns and designs into one all-encompassing guidebook.
Filled with inspirational designs, patterns, borders, flourishes, doodles, tangle and more, this creative resource explores hundreds of ideas for tangling and doodling enthusiasts to learn and model. From basic tangles to stylized letters and numbers, the variety of patterns and designs seems virtually endless.
Throughout the book, practical tips and step-by-step lessons help artists perfect their skills, while blank templates can be copied or scanned to use over and over again.$24.99
The Beauty of Zentangle celebrates this new art form by presenting some of its most inspiring examples in a stunning new gallery format book.
Representing the state-of-the-art in tangling today, it offers a comprehensive survey of the contemporary Zentangle movement and includes breathtaking works from 137 talented artists and Certified Zentangle Teachers from around the world.
The book examines a broad range of creative tangling applications, from classic tile art to origami, jewellery, card making, décor, quilting, ceramics and more.$37.99
Shows how to invent your own original patterns inspired by everyday items – virtually everywhere you look are shapes and patterns just waiting to be tangled! You will unleash your creativity and look at your world in a whole new, wonderfully tangled way!
- A fun and simple 3-step process for designing your own tangles
- 24 fantastic off-the-tile projects
- Expert tips for embellishing pre-existing patterns, creating themes and adding colour to your tangles
- Inspirational photos, new patterns and templates
Now in an all-new format, Beckah Krahula's best-selling book One Zentangle a Day is reconfigured into this beautiful gift package, including an informational book and companion sketchpad featuring prompts and drawings to get your started.
Find everything you need to experiment with the playful and inspiring world of tangle art, an incredibly soothing and relaxing way to create beautiful works of art. Each mark is called a tangle and you combine various tangles into patterns to create tiles or small square drawings. With meditation and focus on small strokes, your simple marks combine to create beautiful, detailed drawings in no time.$24.99
With a focus on simple mark making as well as drawing with the intention to relax and be creative, tangle drawing is a powerful tool for people looking to tap into their inner artist. This book guides readers in exploring and developing their own style of tangle-inspired botanicals, land and seascapes, lush foliage, and mixed-media colour enhancers.
Artist Sharla Hicks uses nature photographs and monoprints embossed with flowers, leaves and grasses for her inspiration. Tangle-Inspired Botanicals includes more than 200 illustrations, including many finished artworks, along with written instruction.$27.99
In Tangled Travels, you'll find 52 fantastic drawings of worldwide cities and landmarks, created by Zentangle master Jane Monk. Using these destination templates as starting blocks, you'll draw and colour your way through Paris, Venice, London, New York City, the Colosseum, Stonehenge, the Bungle Bungles and more!
Half of the drawings are complete and ready to colour. Half of them await your creativity and imagination to finish. In order to bring each destination to life, you'll use common shapes, lines and patterns of tangle art to fill in blank spaces, then you'll colour in those intricate drawings you've inked.
Examples are offered for how to build up patterns, how to create texture and how to incorporate fractals in your drawings. Adding motifs in ink or straight colour with pencils or markers is also possible. It's easy, fun, and calming. The result is vibrant cities and intriguing natural wonders.$24.99
After reviewing a few basic tools and materials, along with basic techniques and embellishments helpful for getting started, tweens will embark on a creative journey through a variety of prompts, patterns and projects guided by talented artist and teacher Penny Raile.
Featured subject matter includes tangling on and working unique patterns into flowers, fish, butterflies, peacocks and other animals. Aspiring artists will learn to create expressive, personalized art pieces relevant to their daily life, including illuminated letters, tangly tattoo art and even tangled origami.
Recommended for ages 10+.$24.99
Zen Doodle provides you with the first steps toward creating unique tangled art, including traditional tiles, letter forms, Zendalas, landscapes, four-tile ensembles, paper quilts and more! Inside you'll find:
- More than 100 pieces of Zen doodled art from 42 artists
- Step-by-step instruction to help you begin your own Zen doodles
- Four chapters of doodle inspiration: Abstracts, Shapes & Objects, Animals & Beasts, and Friendship & Love
Express yourself with freeform tangles that are not confined within an outer boundary or "string." Instead, you create abstract patterns that flow and build off each other to fill the whole page. It's almost magical the way simple patterns add up to complex and beautiful results.
Plus you'll learn a variety of shading and colouring options to up the wow-factor even more! Inside you'll find:
- 4 simple steps you need to build an original freeform tangle from scratch
- 50 original patterns broken down into easy-to-follow steps including basic, intermediate, advanced, organic and gridline patterns
- Cool colouring techniques with permanent markers, coloured pencils, oil pastels and watercolour
- A cut-out reference booklet of 101 patterns by TiffanySimple lettering techniques, different pen strokes for variety and lots more expert advice!
The design possibilities of Zentangle extend in many dimensions! Combine the art forms of paper crafts and tangling to create memorable 3D keepsakes and one-of-a-kind gifts for every season.
Inside you'll discover wonderful paper projects for booklets, greeting cards, angels, ornaments, beads, boxes, accordion folds and more. Dimensional paper crafts with tangles add range and depth to your Zentangle art. Try a Zentangle twist on traditional origami.
Enjoy being creative with 30 all-new tangles. Use the bonus workbook section to play, experiment, and create. You'll love these inspirational ideas and simple techniques.$14.99
Explore tangle possibilities and discover a host of new techniques with Zentangle 3 Expanded Workbook Edition! This inspiring book offers 40 original tangle patterns and a host of new ideas for combining rubber stamps and tangles to create rich and delightful graphics.
Begin with the Zen of basic tangling, filling in the spaces between simple lines one step at a time. Then start turning rubber stamp shapes into spectacular designs! Create beautiful Zentangle-inspired art by enhancing rubber stamp outlines with tangles. Make your stamp an intriguing focal point surrounded by tangle sections.
Use the interactive workbook to master tangles and shading for your Zentangle stamp art.$14.99
Zentangle for Kidz! is both a fun romp through pattern play and an inspiring art lesson. Kid characters Alex and Lilah entertain the audience while presenting tangle techniques. They talk to the reader in dialog bubbles, so the book has the inviting style of a comic book.
Every page is stuffed with whimsical shapes that grow into awesome designs, but the process is artfully disguised as "messing around with tangles".
This book will be especially helpful for anyone who says "I can't draw". Sandy's friendly approach is so inviting, simple and free-form that it will engage event he most timid artist.$13.99
Kass Hall introduces you to the fun and relaxing "doodling" process of Zentangle – an engaging art form that uses repetitive patterns to create striking works of art that anyone can achieve regardless of age or artistic ability.
Inside you will find:
- 12 step-by-step demonstrations of tangle patterns to make getting started easy!
- Different ways to introduce colour, a variety of art materials, photography and much more to your pieces
- How to take your pen-and-ink tangles to the next step by enhancing them digitally
See The Zentangle Untangled Workbook also by Kass Hall.$39.99
In The Zentangle Untangled Workbook, you'll get enough Zentangle instruction and inspiration to last all year long. Filled with dozens of new tiles and four never-before seen tangles designed especially for this book, you'll be using Zentangle in ways you never dreamed.
Create shapes, letterforms and borders, even Zendalas, as you master each new tangle, all while reducing stress through the intentional act of creating repetitive patterns. Perfect for artists of all levels, this workbook will immerse you in a daily meditation of Zentangle.
Inside you'll find:
- 7 step-by-step demonstrations to help you get started
- Inspiration and guidance on how to use those tangles to create unique and beautiful tiles
- More than 400 blank or partially started tiles so you can practice
See Zentangle Untangled also by Kass Hall.$39.99