Zentangle -- once you teach zentangle, you could keep a zentangle learning station set up during free time. You could have "inspiration cards" or discuss patterns or shapes at the station. TRIANGLE: patterns within or using triangles.
By Betsy.this was fun to draw.I used a protractor to make different size circles, and tried the variations she showed. take your pencil and shade, Also I like it unshaded as well, a totally different effect as you can see in the step-by-step.
this example starts with a fern border design. embellish it by stitching the design but adding vein lines, micro quilting, and tendrils around the leaves, or stitch around the leaves with feathers, with or without pebbles.