Dangles

Artwork again, based on skills and styles  learned via the Internet from a wonderful artist, calligrapher and all round lovely person, Joanne Fink.

 

Some of these have been used in cards and others framed as “artwork” – a bit of a fancy name for some very average pieces but there you go.

 

Using a stamp for the words and time they're definitely just doodles, not Tangles for the decoration.
Using a stamp for the words and time they’re definitely just doodles, not Tangles for the decoration.
That's it, then, as good as it gets. Our new grandbaby's card. I'm actually quite pleased with the finished piece.
That’s it, then, as good as it gets. Our new grandbaby’s card. I’m actually quite pleased with the finished piece.

 

No apology for "borrowing" a good idea.
No apology for “borrowing” a good idea.
The beginnings of a Christmas card.
The beginnings of a Christmas card.

 

 

 

The wording will be coloured gold eventually.
The wording will be coloured gold eventually.
I did this one while we were away. I like the more complex dangles but you have to plan a bit more carefully to make enough room.
I did this one while we were away. I like the more complex dangles but you have to plan a bit more carefully to make enough room.

 

Letter L Letter S Letter A Letter L (2)

Zenspirations Dangles Zenspirations Letters

Made as a gift for a friend who is very much a home and family sort of person. I eventually put it in a very plain frame for her birthday.
Made as a gift for a friend who is very much a home and family sort of person. I eventually put it in a very plain frame for her birthday.
Just a card topper coloured with water colour pens.
Just a card topper coloured with water colour pens.

 

 

 

Called Bludangle
Called Bludangle
For a birthday card.
For a birthday card.
Not an original idea but the more I did, the more I realised I should have planned it more in thebeginning so I could fit different shapes in.
Not an original idea but the more I did, the more I realised I should have planned it more in thebeginning so I could fit different shapes in.
Again, for a card.
Again, for a card.

 

The border should have been in a coordinating colour.
The border should have been in a coordinating colour.
For Tina and Sascha's wedding.
For Tina and Sascha’s wedding.
A nameplate for Karen as a work in progress. Got to finish tangling the frame then do the colouring.
A nameplate for Karen as a work in progress. Got to finish tangling the frame then do the colouring.
I really enjoyed doing this but was amazed at how long it took.
I really enjoyed doing this but was amazed at how long it took.

 

 

 

 

 

Stage 1
Stage 1
All the names coloured now, ready for a background and border.
All the names coloured now, ready for a background and border.

 

I've done this to have in the dining room at Christmas.
I’ve done this to have in the dining room at Christmas. It’s about A4 in size – american letter size, I think. 

 

 

 

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