Daily Zen: 2019102202

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Aquafleur, the tangle used on the heart-shaped string was one that I didn’t understand well for a long time. I tried it, as it was shown to me, and I just couldn’t figure out how those ribbons wrapped a given string.

Finally, one day, I just sat and played with it in my sketch book. And all of a sudden, it just “clicked” for me.

Here, it is used in an elegant, but simplified version. It’s easier to understand when wrapped around a single, simple shape.

ATC #8.

Zentangle drawn on a cut down, tan, Official Zentangle Tile using a black and brown, Micron pens and white Gelly Roll. Shading done with graphite pencil and Copic markers.

Tangles: Aquafleur