A while ago, I talked about coloring as a type of meditation. Then I remembered, there’s another art based one..zentangles. While we were browsing at Michael’s, there were books on it featured. In case you never heard of it, this is the website: Zentangle
In short, it’s a type of doodling that incorporates mindfulness. Sort of like my hooky-doos. You don’t know what I mean by hooky-doo? Here’s a couple of examples.
Those are abstracts..again from the Namaste series. Here’s an example of Hooky-doos in my representational work.
Anyway, Zentangles became a thing…so, why didn’t I think of that. Not too late, maybe I’ll start marketing my hooky-doos as Koan-Go-Rounds. Let’s not forget the mindfulness aspect.
Speaking of Zentangles, this is an excellent segway into a work-in-progress detail of my current project. Foliage again …so much foliage. This shows, much like zentangles, the mindful doodling I do, when I’m drawing. So, a sneak peek: