# Zentangle Monograms

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### Zentangle Monograms Using “VARIETY” AND “REPETITION”:

Zentangle Monograms Using “VARIETY” AND “REPETITION”

### What is a MONOGRAM?:

What is a MONOGRAM?

### A Monogram is…:

A Monogram is… This is the "AD" monogram that famous artist Albrecht Dürer used as a signature.

### History of Monograms:

History of Monograms Monograms first appeared on coins, as early as 350BC. The earliest known examples are of the names of Greek cities who issued the coins, often the first two letters of the city's name. For example, the monogram of Achaea consisted of the letters alpha (Α) and chi (Χ) joined together.[2]

### You are going to create a monogram and then “zentangle” the background- I will also allow you opt to do your entire name with zentangles around it….:

You are going to create a monogram and then “ zentangle ” the background- I will also allow you opt to do your entire name with zentangles around it….

### What are ZENTANGLES?:

What are ZENTANGLES? Intuitive With the Zentangle method, anyone can create beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is easy to learn and easy to do. And even though it is a specified series of steps , it results in a creative expression. You will also use a VARIETY of Zentangles .

### You could incorporate zentangles with your monogram like this…:

You could incorporate zentangles with your monogram like this…

### You can create a picture out of zentangles to add within your design.:

You can create a picture out of zentangles to add within your design.

### PowerPoint Presentation:

Some artists make entire images out of zentangles .

### PowerPoint Presentation:

Here is an example of someone that was inspired by the shape of a tree…

### I will be giving you templates that show you how to make a few…let’s look at some examples.:

I will be giving you templates that show you how to make a few…let’s look at some examples.

### Let’s Get Started!:

Let’s Get Started! We will start by practicing some zentangles … On your project, you MUST have a VARIETY of zentangles … you may have a MONOGRAM surrounded by zentangles or your entire name surrounded by zentangles .