Making patterns……

I see the snow flakes are falling in WordPress land. 🙂  I was reading a blog yesterday that mentioned making patterns for the month of December.  I was instantly intrigued.  I love repeating patterns, etc.  I think that’s why I like to do zentangle type drawings.  So, naturally, I had to see what it’s all about.  This blog is new to me:  a is for anika    If you care to try this, she extends an invitation to join her in making a pattern each day for the month of December.  You choose the media.  I don’t know if I will make a pattern every day, but I’m going to try to do it several times a week.   

I have had another website in my favorites a long time. It’s a wonderful source for pattern.  The blog is called Print and Pattern.  The current page (Dec.3) has a great story about the British designer, Laura Ashley.  Laura got her start making silk screen scarves.

Here is


first pattern:


5 thoughts on “Making patterns……

  1. lee December 3, 2012 / 2:38 pm

    I to love to make patterns there is something about it , I had already bookmarked the blog, and I to will try patterns, but not everyday. Love that you are back missed you


  2. DBost December 3, 2012 / 4:26 pm

    I love the new bk ground and the bird picture. Hey, when you do things with color I love your use of color. DebB


  3. iHanna December 4, 2012 / 8:12 am

    Patternmaking is so much fun!


  4. Janet December 4, 2012 / 5:52 pm

    Wow! You just keep coming up with new things to try. I love the patterns.


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