They also practiced creating the 2-3 initials of their choice. We penciled in the letter onto a 10" x 10" piece of drawing paper and then began breaking up the negative space around our letter. Last, but not least, we filled in the spaces around our letter with Zentangles. We talked about ensuring that the letter maintained dominance in our designs. Great for teaching Line and Repetition.
I think they turned out great! What do you think?
Update! Here is the lesson. It took me a year to put together and I think it is great! The students loved it and their work came out amazing.