Sunday, August 22, 2010

Do The Zentangle - Quilting with Zentangle

Zentangle Meets Quilting .... I have quilted a table runner with Zentangle patterns so you can see a small pre-view of my class at AMQF in Adelaide.  So if you are interested in taking my class ... visit the AMQF site and book your class. 






A corner ... the borders were quilted using the Paradox pattern.






















These are some of my zentangle patterns ... very simple ones.





























Leaves and swirls, paradox and more
































I hope you have enjoyed looking at these pictures ... this quilt was quilted using a green thread in keeping with the theme of the quilt (I called it Spearmint Twist).   You could use different coloured threads to get a more noticeable effect.

So ... go on over to the AMQF website to book into my class in Adelaide - October 2010.

Happy Tangling for now...Jane x

3 comments:

  1. Not sure what led me here, fate perhaps. I am a quilter and have experimented with fm on my dm. I'm dissapointed with my rough jaggedy look, but I think it's improving so I press on. Practicing is the key, right? That's what I keep reading. No classes available where I live so I rely on the Internet folks. Your zentangle quilted pieces are fabulous. Any advice for a beginner? I have sent u a friend request on fb. Here is my blog address. Campnana.blogspot.com. I haven't blogged for a while, but will get back to it. My blog started as a way to show my mom what I'm up to so it is less than professional, so don't get your hopes up. Nothing fancy, thanks for sharing on the web.

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  2. This is FABULOUS! However it is a long long long way from Brunswick Maine to Legana Australia. Although I would love to make the journey, it is not possible for many reasons. Therefore, what would you recommend for a housebound person who wants to learn about this as a way to quilt.
    Wishing you JOY on your journey,
    ann

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  3. So did you quilt the zentangle designs into the quilt, or is it in the piecing? I too am a quilter & tangle drawer & have thought about incorporating zentangles into quilts, but have yet to figure it out.

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