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How to draw HAPPY

Zentangle pattern: Happy. Image © Linda Farmer and TanglePatterns.com. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. You may use this image for your personal non-commercial reference only. The unauthorized pinning, reproduction or distribution of this copyrighted work is illegal.German CZT Nadine Roller shares her sweet Happy tangle with us today. Recently we enjoyed exploring her Saatin tangle.

Over these last wonderful TanglePatterns years I’ve learned it’s not totally unusual to receive similar tangle submissions within a few days of each other.

What is unusual is to receive two entirely different tangles with the same name within days of each other. Well, it’s the summer time and I guess everyone is feeling … Happy! 🙂

Nadine has the advantage of chronology, hers came first. She writes,

recently i went to the wedding of my uncle and i wanted to tangle a lovely wedding card for them.

While testing came this fluffy summery pattern i called HAPPY into being 🙂

Happy begins with the Zentangle®-original Ahh for the centers and then it simply grows outward with “low profile” m-shapes.

Nadine illustrates the step-by-step instructions for drawing Happy here on her blog. Once Nadine made her wedding card, she went on a roll and created birthday cards, a sticker, and a whole range of tiles for you to enjoy in a variety of Happy configurations.

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