Zentangle for Beginners: Hollibaugh Pattern!

Hi guys! In this video we’re adding to our current Zentangle with the Hollibaugh pattern, a space-filling pattern that can be super dark to add contrast, or lighter depending on how you choose to fill in the negative space. I hope you enjoy, leave me a comment if you did!

Check out the entire Zentangle for Beginners series here.

Download your FREE doodle reference sheet here.

Thanks for watching!

-Ashley <3

Zentangle for Beginners: Ynix Pattern!

Hi friends! Today we’re starting another Zentangle artwork on toned tan paper, and this time we’re starting with the Ynix pattern, a fun organic stand-alone or space-filling shape. I hope you enjoy!

The entire Zentangle for Beginners playlist is here if you missed anything.

Check out my FREE doodle reference sheet!

Thanks for watching!

-Ashley <3

Free Doodle Border References

free doodle border references for your art journal or sketchbook

Hello artsy friends! Happy Monday! Today I wanted to share a bit of a follow up to my free doodle reference sheet.  It’s full of doodle designs and patterns to use in your art journal, bullet journal, planner, sketchbook, or wherever else you like to doodle, so I thought sharing some great resources for doodle borders would be fitting!

These borders come in handy whenever you want to section something off, but still in an artistic way. So let’s get into it! Draw them yourself in your sketchbook or visit their sources by clicking the images to download the full resolution images to print!

doodle border ideas
This sheet is full of a variety of doodle border styles. From L’oiseau noir.
doodle arrow references
Arrows are simple but virtually endless in the variety you can get by changing the way you draw them! From Twenty Something Meltdown (visit her blog for more free doodle downloads!)
doodle border art journal ideas
Feathers, arrows, and nature-inspired vines all provide limitless variety. From Passion Themed Life (check out her blog for more doodle ideas too!)

So I hope you’ve enjoyed this little roundup of doodle border ideas! Thanks for stopping by, and till next time, keep creating!

-Ashley <3

Zentangle for Beginners: Shading & Highlights 2

Hi guys! In this video we’ll add some final shading and highlights thanks to our Gellyroll white pen on our toned tan paper to really make our tangle pop! I’ll also discuss some basic art shading techniques that can help take your doodle to the next level!

See the full playlist of my Zentangle for Beginners series here

Download your FREE Doodle Reference Sheet from my blog here

Leave me a comment below if you enjoyed, subscribe if you’re new, and thanks so much for watching!

-Ashley <3

Zentangle for Beginners: Shattuck Pattern!

Hello friends! Welcome back to another Zentangle for Beginners video! In this video, I use a little variation on the Shattuck pattern to fill in some gaps in our ongoing doodle together. Next time we’ll add the shading and highlights to finish it and make it pop!

Download my FREE doodle reference sheet here!

Missed a video from this series? Here’s the entire playlist!

As always, thanks so much for watching! Happy Doodling!

-Ashley <3