I use to draw or color mandalas as a form of meditation. I’m not much of an artist,
but the process was calming and soothing. I’ve now taken mandalas one step
further and begun embroidering them. I draw the basic portions, i.e. a circle or two,
then do the rest free hand. here’s what I have so far:
You can find out more about mandalas here. There’s also some nice photos at
the flickr mandala group.