Learn how to create STUNNING knotted star medallions using delicate colored gradated stripes. A super advanced lesson.

Advanced 1-hour long video lesson, including a 59-page ebook and bonus PDFs

Includes video captions!

Your Instructor: Eni Oken

I'm Eni Oken, artist since the age of 8, art instructor and teacher for over 30 years, author of hundreds of articles, tutorials, video lessons and ebooks online and books in print on various different subjects such as fantasy design, jewelry making and in recent years, Zentangle method. My true passion is exploring methods and tools on how a person can create something remarkable in art, and teaching it to others so they can grow artistically.

CZT® since 2016

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Topics covered:

• Understand the structure of the Knotted Star

This class shows you how to create your own knotted star design. Understanding how logic of how these knots are built is fundamental for a successful design!

• Learn how to prepare your own graph paper

To help you create uniform and even designs, we use dotted paper, which can be transferred or printed over thicker card-stock paper. Learn the various methods of creating graph card-stock paper.

• Tricks and tips to create your own unique star design

There is a logic to the design of a successfully intricate and beautiful knotted star. Learn the pitfalls and tricks so that you can create the most beautifully knotted designs.

• Avoid mistakes when designing knotted stars

Creating ribbons that cross over and under can make anybody's head spin. Learn how to avoid the pitfalls of knotted design, using tricks that can help you keep even the most complex knots in check.

• Learn to shade the knotted ribbons and the entire medallion

Medallions and mandalas are tricky to shade because they are symmetrical in the round. Not only will you learn how to design your own knotted stars, but also to carefully shade and colorize the designs to form highly dimensional effects.

• Learn to create hatched gradient colored ribbons using fine-liners

Learn how to use two or more fine-liners to create super luscious hatched ribbons to make sure your design is a knotted masterpiece. You won't believe your own results!

• And so many tips and tricks!

Every lesson is packed with tips that can help you with ALL of your projects and make you a better artist.


Combine knots and medallions

This is an ultra complex and advanced project where you will not only learn the technique of how to create beautiful gradients using fine-liners, but you will also learn how to DESIGN your own knotted stars. Instead of just copying a single design, you will learn how the logic behind the knotted stars so that you can choose and develo your own designs. The results are so incredibly stunning you won't believe you developed it yourself.

Create impressive Celtic-inspired ribbons which cross over and under to form a gorgeous square medallion

Learn to create beautiful hatched knotted ribbons

What people said about this lesson...

"These Star Medallions are addictive. Loving this lesson Eni. Thank you"

-Debra Huff via Facebook

"Overall it was a tremendous growth experience. Once again, I feel such gratitude for Eni sharing her art with us."

-Paula Schneider via Facebook