Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Zentangle Inspired Quilting ... on DVD

 It is here .... I was very excited to receive this in the mail ... my DVD from Quilters Companion.   The magazine/DVD will be out this month.

I have a limited number of DVD's for sale - so let me know if you want one.   I will be able to post out at the end of January if you want one sent to you.

The DVD goes for almost an hour and a half !
EDIT:  DVD's are now listed on my web site Jane Monk Studio.
 I have also been back at the drawing board.  This time I have started a new "Journal" for 2012 and decided to go with the big A3 size Moleskein book with the beautiful Watercolour paper.
(297 x 420cm in metric or 11.69 x 16.54 inches for you Imperial users) 
This one uses my surname as the stringline - you can see it has gotten a bit lost in the tangling ... but a very cool way to draw a string line if you are lost for ideas!




Iam incredibly happy with this effort.  I still have to add shading ... so far this one has taken 22 hours


And I had to start another one last night -    3.5 hours of work to get to this stage.    This is my own modification to a number of fonts ... I really just go with the flow of how the letters feel.  They are all hand drawn, so are not going to be perfectly even - but I like it like that.

I will post this one in a few weeks time.

Happy New Year everyone ... Jane x

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful work, Jane. How much are your DVD's?

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  2. Congratulations on the DVD. Will it be availible in Europe?

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  3. Congrats, Jane! And your image posts are beautiful!! I especially love the feeling of the second (Monk) one. Those tangles are so wonderfully delicate. Carole

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  4. Hi Jane Have just watched the DVD loved it so inspiring. Just one thing the samples and demos I kept wanting them angled up to the camera, couldn't see them properly. I loved the fully quilted table runner with the little tiles just beautiful and that one I especially was saying tilt it to the camera. I am off to play more in my journal and then onto the machine. Thank you for sharing you lovely art with us. Chris D

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  5. I'm with Chris D!! Congrats Jane, thank you so much for opening up this style of art work, I love it! As a quilter, I bought the magazine, watched the dvd and sat mesmerised...I couldn't wait to start. My family is amazed that I created the pieces that I did yesterday...says alot for my level of artistry!!! My youngest son (10yo) was also interested so I sat through the dvd with him and then bought him a small lined notebook and pen this morning.

    Thank you again, I'll be adding your blog to my list.
    Tania.

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