Saturday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal

Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published 
on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays

The Daily New Tangle Challenge
Weekly Zentangle Roundup #250
Ben Kwok Template: Leopard Gecko
Tangle Patterns: How to draw FLEAVY
Spats flower tangle
Point the way tangle

I've noticed there is a trend recently to add gems to one's tangles.  Back in 2011, I wrote up a couple of tutorials on Translucence and Semi-Transparency for, that you might find helpful in drawing your gems, so I've added the links here.
Translucence Tutorial
Semi-Transparency Tutorial

Art Journaling Prompts & Inspiration
Journal52 2015 Week 48 Prompt: Grid Inspired

Let’s Paint a Goldfinch in Acrylic
How to Make an Origami Elephant
{Project} Wednesday: How to do a Masking Fluid Resist

ArtistsNetwork 6th Annual Holiday Sweepstakes-a new prize every day thru Dec. 20
Gentleman Crafter Birthday Weekend Give-Away
Rhodia Thanksgiving Raffle-Enter to win one of 40 Rhodia Memo Books
Jetpens Giveaway - win Kokuyo Campus Notebooks & a Rotring Tikky Liner Gel Ink Pen 

Pen & Ink