Motivated by the wonderful “Gemstone Challenge” on the Shading Zentangle Facebook group, I’m writing at the speed of light a new ebook on how to shade and color smooth glassy…
We are having a secondary challenge at the Shading Zentangle® Facebook group. Inspired by the glorious and astounding work by Kae Yoshino, we are exploring how to include gems into…
I never really paid attention to Paradox because I thought it would be too rigid with all those straight lines, but now that I’ve played with it a bit, I…
I truly believe in the healing powers of drawing and meditative art. Here’s my little story: November 11, 2010 marks the day I was first diagnosed with Stage 4 metastatic…
Just in time for the holidays! My wonderful ebook delivery service Sendowl just announced that now they support DIGITAL EBOOK GIFTING, that is, you can get an ebook and send…
Verve is the focus tangle pattern for this week’s Shading Challenge. I just LOVE this tangle pattern!!!! These are some of the sketches I created when first trying to understand the…
Hi there! 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. Aside from loving my son, being a chocolate appreciator and enjoying life as a cancer survivor, my true passion is finding methods and tools on how a person can create something remarkable.
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July 21, 2015: Check out the new 3DTangle Shading Book One: Tri-roda, Splinters, Aommes and Pufcookie
July 7, 2015: Check out the new 3DTangle Ebook: Shading Niuroda
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