Daily Zen: 2018041001

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This tile uses a basic technique referred to as a Zenbutton. CZT Marguerite Samama is credited as the inventor of this technique. She was experimenting with methods for using Fragments in different ways when she discovered it.

You can watch an instructional video, created by Melinda Barlow, CZT, here, to see the basic technique.

I’ve been thinking about trying it for a few days. Yesterday, I sat down and went for it. For my first attempt, I’m very happy with the results. I will definitely add this to my tangle enhancing techniques!

Zentangle drawn on Strathmore Vellum Bristol using brown and black Pigma Micron pens and grey Copic Multiliner. Shading done with Copic marker, colored pencil and graphite pencil. Highlights done with white colored pencil and Sakura Gelly Roll pen.

Tangles: Drack Flux Hollibaugh Phicops