I teach Zentangle classes in the Northeastern Massachusetts/Southern New Hampshire area. Workshops, small group parties, staff workshops, and individual instruction are available. Please contact me at momzenartist (at) gmail.com to discuss rates and other information. I'd love to share the Zentangle method with you!
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Other Classes: Dates To Be Announced
Dressed Up Tangles
Let's explore 3-dimesional button designs featuring reticula and fragments! ZenButtons are great for holding gems too. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
It's spring which means it's time for gardening! We're going to take our garden class to a new place--under the sea. We'll explore organic and botanical tangles in Zendala form and grow stunning tangled reefs. The tangles will work beautifully in your garden ZIAs as well. Participants will have the choice to explore an easy dye technique for adding ocean hues to tiles too. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Let's take our tangles for a spin in this creative exploration of the spiral. We'll explore a variety of familiar and new tangles as we get spiralized! Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Autumn is a time of beauty and color in New England. We'll capture the stunning look of fall leaves on Renaissance tiles with a combination of colored pencil techniques, highlights, and shading. Capture the elegance of outdoors in your art! Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Dressed Up Tangles
Who doesn't love a little bling? In this class, we'll explore some flowing tangles on a stunning gray background. The icing on the tangle cake will be stunning 3-dimensional jewelry pieces for an added pop. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Let's explore some high focus tangles and kick our tangling up a notch. These tangles seem tricky but use the same fundamental ideas as the tangles you use every day. We'll take the fear out of some fabulous tangles and add them to your regular repertoire. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Explore the colors and shapes of the winter season in this swirling and creative snowflake-inspired ZIA class. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies and a clear Stradust Gelly Roll if you have one.
Discover your inner artist with the Zentangle® method of creating artwork through structured patterns. This creative, inspiring, and relaxing practice only takes minutes to do and few materials. Zentangle is great for people on the go, moms, or anyone looking for a few minutes to themselves. All materials will be included in this introductory class.
Learn to use the Zentangle Method to create a stunning art garden with a focus on organic tangle patterns. Create the garden of your dreams through blossoms, blooms, and vines! Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your Zentangle supplies.
Learn how to combine subtle toned papers with black, white, and brown pens and pencils to create a stunning Renaissance feel in your tangling. Take your existing patterns, along with some new ones, back in time as we explore new techniques with color, shading, and highlights. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your Zentangle supplies.
What happens when Zentangle and Mandala meet? Experience a wonderfully interesting way to combine patterns with white and dark space in a circular form. We will explore several methods for creating the these balanced pieces as well as patterns that fit well within the unique spaces. Zendalas are relaxing and luxurious to create. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class.
Explore the beauty and symmetry of grid patterns as we create a patchwork project a large Opus Zentangle® tile. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Zentangle: Beyond the Basics
Learn fun and easy techniques for enhancing your Zentangle designs. We'll bring new dimension to your tangles with advanced shading techniques, more complex tangle patterns, fun fillers, and string variations. Learn several new tangle patterns to add to your collection. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your Zentangle supplies.
Let's turn our tangling upside down by using white pens and fantastic highlighting techniques on black tiles! Watch your patterns glow, and learn about interesting ways to add color in the dark. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. All materials will be included in this class, although you may want to bring your black Micron.
Peekaboo Cards: Zentangle Inspired Art
Learn how to use tangles to create beautiful greeting cards to make as gifts or to send throughout the year. Peekaboo cards feature a special surprise as well as a variety of botanical and flowing patterns. This fun and easy technique translates into journals as well as cards. Learn how to explore your art in new ways in time for the holidays. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your basic tangling supplies.
Zentangle®: Playing with Patterns
In this fun and relaxing intermediate class, we will learn new ways to explore new and favorite patterns through tangleations. Learn how to expand your repertoire of tangles with enhancements and new techniques. Create a handy reference sheet for when you have tangler's block too. Prerequisite: Zentangle Basics class. Please bring your tangling supplies.
Let's make a fun and beautiful tangled project! We'll explore some new patterns as we twist and turn paper into a three-dimensional knot or ball that can be used for decor or as a hanging ornament. These are a lot of fun to create!