|Tangles: Braze, Bunzo, Crossview, Florz, |
Knot Rickz, Rain, Tipple, Yew-Dee
Laura challenged us to use the new year 2014 as inspiration for this week's challenge. There are some really interesting results flowing from participants: a word for the year, Roman numerals, simple numbers, a thought or aphorism. It's going to be a wonderful slide show!
I decided to simply use the numbers 2, 0, 1, and 4 overlapping to make my string. For some reason I did this on the diagonal. Here's the string I began with:
I really quite liked it despite some rather tiny sections. I reminded myself that the string is a guideline, not a Rule and that I could ignore some or combine sections if I felt like it.
I quite like it too!!!! Wow!! This is not the typical zentangle that I've seen before. This has depth, and perspective, and contouring, and composition.... it's wonderful! Wow again!ReplyDelete
Thanks Katherine! I find that the shading adds SO much!Delete
Very creative approach, Margaret.ReplyDelete
Really like the composition and dimension of this. Your florz reminds me of a path leading to a portal.ReplyDelete
Gorgeous is the word for your tile!!!ReplyDelete
Outside the box again...or I should say "as usual".ReplyDelete
Wow. I love that you shared the string and your thinking process.
This is one of my favorites. I like knowing a secret "2014" is hidden inside too. :) It's beautiful!ReplyDelete
Love this solution, wonderful with so much to look at. I love the fact that we need to "search" for each number. Beautiful work.ReplyDelete
I love this one! So inspirational.....now I want to spend the day doing Zentangle!ReplyDelete
Quite interesting string and enjoy your thought process in regards to drawing your string, it looks gorgeous.ReplyDelete
Just on word: STUNNING!ReplyDelete
Oh wow Margaret, if only I could think like this! I love how you came up with your string, absolutely brilliant! And the tangles you chose are perfect!ReplyDelete
Beautiful, you would never of believed it started with a string of the numbers 2 0 1 4.ReplyDelete
Your string idea worked up into a beautiful tile. I especially like your sparkle.ReplyDelete
I, too, thought of overlapping the numerals but was afraid of all the small spaces. You did fabulous work here. Cheers to 2014!ReplyDelete
You are SO talented, Margaret. I absolutely love the way you used the numbers to form the strings...very inventive, and it does make a most interesting composition.ReplyDelete