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How to draw WIBBLE

Zentangle pattern: Wibble. 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.Wednesday Wibble! As in wibble-wobble? Ibble-obble?

Today Missouri tangler Shawna Martin is back with a cool tangle she calls Wibble, and it’s her second on the site.

Now I won’t kid you, it took me a lot of tries to get an example I wasn’t embarrassed by. My mind couldn’t get around the spacing from Steps 1 through 3 so the curves turned out as even and nicely balanced as Shawna’s. And my balky thumb didn’t help, it can throw an angle into a curve at its own whim.

I ended up asking Shawna for tips on how to draw this because her original steps started at Step 4 below. Shawna was gracious enough to redo her steps to add the new 1 through 3, breaking down how to get the curves flowing. She said it took her some practice to get the consistency too.

So I know you can do it! When you look at the finished tangle, it’s surprisingly simple how it’s constructed. If you decide to add auras you can expand this ribbon-style tangle outwards to fill a space.

Shawna illustrates the step-by-step instructions for drawing Wibble below and features it in a colorful Zentangle®-inspired monotangle tile.

Zentangle pattern: Wibble.

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