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I'm Eni Oken, artist and author of hundreds of articles, tutorials and books in print and online. For over 30 years I've explored art, color theory, fantasy and ornamental design.

Certified Zentangle® Teacher

Certified Zentangle® Teacher

Crescent Moon Study and Composition

Crescent Moon Study and Composition

This is a study of the tangle pattern "Crescent Moon", introduced and name by Maria Thomas. In the first studies I filled up a circle and rectangle, then went on to a study with three overlapping areas, and finally created the flower composition shown here.

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

A final composition was made using only crescent moon. Look at what a difference shading makes!

 

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

The images were used to create the 3D Tangle Shading Ebook "Crescent Moon", which you can find here.

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Learn to create great shading on Zentangle® • enioken.com

Copyright 2015 Eni Oken

 

Fantasy Typography

Fantasy Typography

Shading Aura-Leah

Shading Aura-Leah