Learn how to prepare a watercolor background string. Tangle with pens, markers and colored pencils using a fun "wrap and bridge" technique to create SUPER 3D results.

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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  • Understand how to prepare a watercolor string background, using solid guidelines
  • Learn how to avoid color palette mistakes by focusing on a controlled palette
  • Learn how to explore shading using markers, pencils, pastel pencils
  • Learn how to color and tint using colored pencils and gel pens
  • Learn the SUPER NEAT tangling method of "wrap and bridge" to create incredible 3D shapes
  • Learn an amazing coloring technique with colored pencils over white paper
  • Create and color a project from beginning to end
  • And so many tips and tricks!

"Really great lesson, I had much fun with it. But I also had very tricky moments!"

Sigi Deggelman