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Drawing Mandalas - Create Stunning Designs Using Your iPad

Robin Slee, Let your inner artist out!

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8 Videos (20m)
    • Drawing Mandalas - Introduction

      1:48
    • What You will Need To Begin - Hardware And Software

      0:32
    • Getting Started

      3:08
    • Adding Banding - Building Up Your Designs

      2:32
    • Enhancing The Motif - Adding Visual Weight To Your Designs

      2:35
    • Adding Flow to Your Designs

      5:11
    • Detailing Your Final Design

      2:35
    • Exporting And Sharing Your Work

      1:40

About This Class

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Creating art is no longer restricted to those that possess the 'talent'! With a detailed and logical approach, free template files and resources this course will help you to create your own unique Mandala inspired images in minutes.

Mandalas have their origins many centuries ago, where they were used as a way to focus ones attention into a single activity and offer a calming and relaxing way to express themselves using simple drawing tools.

Comprised of a central emblem or motive, surrounded by rings of concentric and repeating patterns Mandalas can be elegantly simple or intricately complex. This course is your complete guide to creating these beautiful works of art.

By following the step by step process outlined in this course, you too will be creating your own patterns. You will start out by creating a simple four-ring design. Followed by learning how to utilize the free patterns, all designed to inspire and simplify your creative journey. Finally, you will see how to apply 'themes' to your designs. How to get inspiration from some unlikely sources. And how to add color and life to your artworks.

So, come join me in learning this fun and rewarding past-time. I can guarantee that once you complete this course and begin creating your own Mandalas, you will find it both relaxing and extremely rewarding. 

Best of all, all you need to follow along is a pencil, some paper, a pen and optionally some coloured pencils.

Things you will learn in this class:

  • Master the process of creating mandala designs
  • Learn how to incorporate your own shapes, patterns and elements
  • Create appealing designs using the free included resources
  • Learn how to make designs that flow
  • Add color to your artwork
  • Personalize your designs with themes and styling
  • Relax and de-stress with a relaxing new hobby
  • Draw mandalas with confidence and personality.

4 of 4 students recommendSee All

Very clear and high quality class about how to draw Mandalas!
Jarmo Tikka

Teacher, Designer, Carpenter, Artist

This class was an eye-opener for me. I have been meaning to get a pen and start drawing on my ipad for ages. This has convinced me to get online and order. Robert explains clearly and slowly each step. He also provides interesting tips along the way to help you think through your design. A very interesting class. Thank you!
Philippa Gillström

Artist, Illustrator, Teacher, Coach

Great class full of easy and clear instruction for a wonderful project idea. Never thought to go tech with this one!
Chris V

Artist, Designer, Maker

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Robin Slee

Let your inner artist out!

Hello, I'm Robin.

I am a freelance artist working in the 'not so' sunny UK. I have been creating online educational resources and products for the last few years. I am passionate about sharing my knowledge with others and helping them to discover the artist within. Whether it is creature design, concept art or digital painting, creativity just needs an outlet. I am excited to offer my help and advice here on Skillshare to anyone who has a desire to create. So, I am looking forward to g...

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