Diva Challenge # 219

I don’t really like tangles with straight lines,and try to curve them whenever I can.  Today Laura challenged us to use only straight lines. I have been playing with pastel pencils lately and thought I’d try out the reds and browns this morning before I go out to garden.

imageRather enjoyed it!  Surprise.  Check out the other submissions. DivaChallenge website

Article talks about the power of drawing to improve focus and memory.

I would say 75% of the students who come to classes say they saw zentangle and were drawn to it because it resonated with them from doodling at school, in meetings, while on the phone or writing the grocery list.   Line drawing, intentional and mindful like zentangle art or random and mindless, helps to focus on the the activity at hand.

For more information and to read the wall stree journal article click here: Read further in this interesting article. 

Zentangle bring those “doodles” into an intentional focus and pleasing results.  Know a doodler?  Introduce them to the art of zentangle.

Bring them to the WeLove2Tangle gathering in Calgary on March 21,2015. Link here for full information.