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Saturday, January 1, 2011

My tangle pattern "FauxGee"

I've posted a few tangles lately that are based on the Ogee pattern.  Sometimes, though, you want the look but you don't want the work.  Especially if you are planning a lot of curve, keeping that nice even in and out look is difficult.

So here's a faux Ogee based on 8's.  It's a bit rougher looking, but can take more hit and miss and still look good.


3 comments:

  1. Gabriel ProductionsJanuary 2, 2011 at 9:15 AM

    Exactly what I needed as I can't seem to do an ogee... I will be happy with ersatz until I can master (or even get, lol) the real thing.

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  2. what you have done with those 8ts...it is ...i should google another word for it...i used all my "dictionary" for describing your gorgeous tangles...

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  3. Thank you both!

    Kim, I think you have more of a challenge doing Ogees with a fountain pen. Once you get the curve down, that nib adds elegance. But it does take extra practice to get your curves smooth.

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