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Creating a Structured Mandala

Sacil Armstrong, Mindful Art Maker & CZT

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6 Videos (17m)
    • Trailer

      0:40
    • Intro

      1:24
    • Tools

      1:18
    • Creating Mandala Grid

      6:14
    • Patterning a Mandala Grid

      6:31
    • Wrap-up

      0:28

About This Class

Does freehand freak you out? Do you prefer to be precise with your art?  Are your mandalas only semi-circular? :) Then this mandala class is for you!

We will use a:

 

  • compass
  • protractor
  • ruler
  • pencil
  • fine felt tip pen, and
  • paper

to create what I call a structured mandala. We will draw concentric circles with our compass, make a grid with our protractor, and then fill in the spaces with simple shapes to create personal mandalas.

11 of 11 students recommendSee All

Nice way to decorate mandalas - I just flipped through the videos for some ideas really.

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Sacil Armstrong

Mindful Art Maker & CZT

I am an accidental artist. Growing up, I always wanted to be creative, but I didn't think I had any talent. In high school, I started doing cross stitch as a stress reliever, but I didnt consider it creative because I was following someone else's pattern. In college, I started beading and gained a whole new perception of myself! I loved weaving with tiny seed beads and making abstract beaded tapestries.

Fast forward several years, and as much as I want to paint or draw, I still can ba...

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