Tuesday, April 12, 2011

LaBel - new tangle pattern

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LaBel is a pattern based on a border I saw on a painted Russian tray. On the tray it was painted in gold, as most Russian trays are. I saw a pattern that would lend itself well to zentangle.

-Start with a line of simple spirals and alternate the direction you pull them.
-Add two humps (or the top of a heart shape) from the top of one spiral to the next.
-Dots go at the middle of the two humps.

Embellish and shade as desired.

9 comments:

  1. Very pretty, Thanks for sharing.
    Your tangles are always so delicate, and I like that a lot!

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  2. like the hearts! Very pretty indeed! {:-D

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  3. Very nice... and your 'deconstruction' makes it easy to replicate. Thank you.

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  4. So glad that Tangle Patterns featured this tangle. It's lovely! Thanks for the clear, concise directions.

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  5. Love it. Would work great as a border. Lots of embellishment too!

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  6. A very pretty tangle pattern, thanks.

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