B3438. Zenspirations / Fink Zenspirations by Joanne Fink. 2011. 52pp. 8.5"x8.5". Paper
Well-known calligrapher and author Joanne Fink has developed a love for pattern. In this book she shows you how to turn simple lines into attractive designs through exercises that build on each other. Her passion is contagious, and her doodled shapes will inspire you to have fun with the process. You will find intriguing ideas for filling borders, edges and spaces with creative flourishes. You will be on your way to creating decorative borders, frames, and shapes - some using letters and words. Calligraphy skills not required! "Patterning is fun, easy and relaxing - and it is a great way to add interest and texture to any design." - Joanne Fink
B4051. 500 Tangled Artworks / Krahula B4051. 500 Tangled Artworks: A Showcase of Inspired Illustrated Designs by Beckah Krahula. 2014. 176pp. 8.75"x9". Paper
This curated collection of tiles from skilled tanglers delivers exciting, beautiful, and experimental tangle art, sure to inspire you as you create your own designs. Includes basic instruction. Krahula is the author of One Zentangle a Day.
B3893. One Zentangle a Day / Krahula One Zentangle A Day: A 6-Week Course in Creative Drawing for Relaxation, Inspiration, and Fun (One A Day series) by Beckah Krahula. 2012. 128pp. 8.5"x9". Paper
One Zentangle A Day is a beautiful interactive book teaching the principles of Zentangles as well as offering fun, related drawing exercises. This step-by-step book is divided into 6 chapters, each with 7 daily exercises. Each exercise includes new tangles to draw, teaches daily tile design, and offers tips on related art principles. Also contains an inspirational "ZIA" (Zentangle Inspired Art) project on a tile that incorporates patterns, art principals, and new techniques.
B4003. Beauty of Zentangle B4003. The Beauty of Zentangle: Inspirational Examples from 137 Tangle Artists Worldwide by Cindy Shepard, CZT, Suzanne McNeill, CZT. 2013. 184pp. 8.5"x11". Paper
In this extensive gallery of Zentangle art, you will see the zendless possibilities for creative tangling applications, from classic tile art to origami, jewelry, card making, décor, quilting, ceramics, and more.
B4073. Zenspirations: Birds & Butterflies Coloring Book / Fink Zenspirations Coloring Book: Birds & Butterflies by Joanne Fink. 2015. 80pp. 8.5"x11". Paper
This inspiring coloring book offers 32 one-sided pages of enchanting bird and butterfly designs that are just waiting for your creative touch. Zenspirations combines practical art techniques with uplifting spiritual philosophy. Discover new ways to express what’s in your heart by adding color, patterns, text, and illustrations to these extraordinary designs. Step-by-step instructions are provided for drawing Fink’s favorite patterns with 16 colorful pages of easy-to-follow artistic advice. Use the illustrations as a springboard for your creativity. An array of beautifully colored samples show you how coloring enthusiasts around the globe have interpreted the designs. Printed on high quality extra-thick paper, perfect for decorating with colored pencils, markers, or gel pens. Each one-sided page is perforated for easy removal.
B4074. Zenspirations: Expressions of Faith Coloring Book / Fink Zenspirations Coloring Book: Expressions of Faith by Joanne Fink. 2015. 80pp. 8.5"x11". Paper
This inspiring coloring book offers 32 one-sided pages of faith-centered affirming messages that combine text and illustration to use as a springboard for your creativity. Zenspirations combines practical art techniques with uplifting spiritual philosophy. Discover new ways to express what's in your heart by adding color, patterns, text, and illustrations to these extraordinary designs. Step-by-step instructions are provided for drawing Fink's favorite patterns with 16 colorful pages of easy-to-follow artistic advice. An array of beautifully colored samples show you how coloring enthusiasts around the globe have interpreted the designs. Printed on high quality extra-thick paper, perfect for decorating with colored pencils, markers, or gel pens. Each one-sided page is perforated for easy removal.
B3443. All Tangled Up / Moote B3443. All Tangled Up by Cherryl Moote. 2012. 128pp. 10."x8.5". Paper.
Delivers a wide array of options for displaying and organizing your Zentangle tiles and Artist Trading Cards. Filled with projects to showcase and celebrate your artistic work: note cards, frames, cubes, and books. Each project is perfectly sized for Zen-tiles or ATCs. The detailed, studio-tested instructions with clear diagrams are easy-to-follow. You can cut, fold, and assemble in an immediate and stress-free way. Cherryl is a Certified Zentangle Teacher and has richly illustrated this book with her tangles and Z'tangle-inspired artwork. Full color.
The Pigma Micron is a fine-point drawing and illustration pen that utilizes the highest quality archival Pigma ink. Highly recommended and often on supply lists for workshops and classes.
For serious technical and artistic applications and for fun projects, these pens are available in six line-width sizes: 005 = 0.20mm, 01 = 0.25mm, 02 = 0.30mm, 03 = 0.35mm, 05 = 0.45mm, and 08 = 0.50mm,
The Pigma Micron is ideal for archival recording, illustration, graphic art, freehand manga drawings, and decorative fabric design*. All Micron pens have archival quality Pigma ink, are non-smearing when dry, waterproof and chemical proof, fade resistant, and don't bleed through most papers. Meets ACMI non-toxicity standards. (*Not recommended for fabrics that will be washed.)