Creating a Structured Mandala

Sacil Armstrong, Mindful Art Maker & CZT

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6 Videos (17m)
    • Trailer

    • Intro

    • Tools

    • Creating Mandala Grid

    • Patterning a Mandala Grid

    • Wrap-up


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.





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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