Are you ever at a loss for a string to begin your tangled tile? And you've exhausted tanglepatterns strings ideas? Then check out these previous blog posts for some inspiration!
First is a simple idea I call a flying birds string, and an example using variations of Tipple. It has a lot of possibilities.
|Flying birds string|
Try using a tangle as a string. Choose a tangle, draw it large and in pencil. Here is Crescent Moon as a string, filled with a variety of other tangles.
|A tangle as a string|
I often like to close my eyes and draw a blind string. It always offers something different to work with! This post shows using blind drawing based on a tangle, like the tile below using the tangle Apacore.
|A blind string|
|A rope string|
|Fragment as string|
Something I did a lot of at one point (hmm, I'll have to revisit this) is two-pencil strings. Wow, that post's from almost ten years ago! I followed with a few more posts about two-pencil strings. Go to these posts for more fun and wide apart.
And last, but not least, something a little different, hotel strings! You'll have to go to the blog post to understand how this final tile relates to that idea!
|A hotel string|