Joy of Zentangle: Drawing Your Way to Increased Creativity, Focus, and Well-Being

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Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn method of pattern drawing that reduces stress while promoting creativity. This book will introduce readers to the basic theory of Zentangle and provide instructions for drawing over 100 tangle patterns from such Certified Zentangle Teachers as Suzanne McNeill, Sandy Steen Bartholomew, and Marie Browning. This beautiful book is filled with examples of Zentangle drawings as well as other art projects and compelling stories from those who have improved their well-being through ...

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Overview

Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn method of pattern drawing that reduces stress while promoting creativity. This book will introduce readers to the basic theory of Zentangle and provide instructions for drawing over 100 tangle patterns from such Certified Zentangle Teachers as Suzanne McNeill, Sandy Steen Bartholomew, and Marie Browning. This beautiful book is filled with examples of Zentangle drawings as well as other art projects and compelling stories from those who have improved their well-being through Zentangle.

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This trade paperback original by three certified Zentangle teachers first introduces the basic theory of Zentangle to readers and then gets them on track by providing instructions for drawing more than 100 tangle patterns. Think art; then think Zen.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781574214277
  • Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/1/2012
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 49,404
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Suzanne McNeill is often known as "the Trendsetter" of the arts and crafts industry. Dedicated to hands-on creativity, she constantly tests, experiments and invents something new and fun. Suzanne is the creative woman behind Design Originals, a publishing company dedicated to all things fun and creative. She is an artist, designer, publisher, TV personality, columnist, art instructor, author and lover of everything hands-on.

Sandy Steen Bartholomew is a Certified Zentangle Teacher, an illustrator, and a mixed-media artist. She also designs rubber stamps and paints furniture.

Marie Browning is a certified Zentangle® teacher as well as a passionate crafter.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: What is Zentangle?

Chapter 2: Zentangle Basics

Zentangle Tools

Your First Zentangle

Shading

Design Tips

Keeping Zentangle Patterns

Chapter 3: Zentangle Directory

Chapter 4: Zentangle Gallery

Traditional Zentangles

ZIAs

Chapter 5: Additional Applications

Jewelry

Paper Crafts

Printmaking

3-D Objects

Fabric

Index

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  • Posted November 1, 2013

    I am new to Zentangle and love this book.  I think it would be g

    I am new to Zentangle and love this book.  I think it would be good for more advanced "tanglers" too.  It explains shading and other advanced techniques.   It also shows applications for jewelry, paper crafts, fabric and more..  I am very satisfied with this purchase.

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