Some of my Favorite Tangle Patterns
Thanks to all the artists out there who have graciously created step-outs! These are some of my favorites. The Images redirect to stepouts on the web. If you find a better link or a discrepancy, contact me so I can update this page!
This section is divided by Structure. Some tangles fit into more than one category.
Stand alone, focal element, strong presence, sometimes self-contained, other times spreading out in radial directions with a strong center.
Stand alone, stem from a base, can stand alone or be bunched up from the base. Sometimes can serve as a secondary focal point.
Stem from a single base point, grows and expands along a stem or branching out, has a certain floral quality.
Sprout along an edge, repetitive like a path, but strongly dependent of the edge where it sprouts.
Repeats along an edge similarly to Weed/Edge, but can be repeated, building on previous row like the scales of a fish.
Fills spaces organically and chaotically, in all directions. No apparent underlying structure.
Follows a structured grid, orderly. Grid can be made of points, grid lines and follow a square, triangular or ogee (curve) structure.
Results look woven, like fabric or braided cord.
Follows and grows along a path, structured, repetitive. Can look flat or cylindrical.
These are tangles that I have deconstructed and can be found here at my website.