Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Goatherd #Zentangle #ArtJournal #NegativeSpace

This is another negative space 'save' that I did in my Rhodia Heritage notebook.  I was testing out some of the new Tombow Twin Tip markers, especially to see how transparent the colors are (very).

I tangled over Zebra Z-Grip colors with a Pigma Micron and then layered Twin tip colors over that.  The Twin Tip colors are beautiful.  A couple of the colors are dark enough that you can obscure other colors and linework, but still see some of it underneath.  But even the darkest colors can be used lightly enough for a greater transparency.

I didn't have anything in mind when I tangled, and even after I started coloring, but that Ram soon showed up, and then the others.  Although, I think there might be a llama in there, lol!


Ginger Horse #ZentangleInspiredArt #FountainPen #PenAndInk

You know how sometimes a work just fights you while you're trying to draw it?  I had an idea tickling my brain, a desire to combine styl...