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Creating a Structured Mandala

Sacil Armstrong, Mindful Art Maker & CZT

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6 Lessons (17m)
    • 1. Trailer

    • 2. Intro

    • 3. Tools

    • 4. Creating Mandala Grid

    • 5. Patterning a Mandala Grid

    • 6. 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.





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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. I started beading in college 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 I still can barely draw a stick figure. Then a friend introduced me to Zentangle! I looked on YouTube and devoured books and felt so artistic. Then I took a Zentangle class and found out I ...

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