Welcome to the Mandala Madness CAL 2016.
The CAL ran from 17th March to 14th July, and though it is now finished, the posts and all the downloads will remain here indefinitely and will remain free.
On this page you will find all the posts about the cal.
Including the introduction listing all the details, and each weekly part.
A little bit more Madness£0.00
Just a little bit more madness for you all. Some of you may have seen the stunningly gorgeous Mandala Madness that Ineke Mooijenkind, from Gouda in the Netherlands made.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 18£0.00
I am feeling a real mix of emotions. Sad that this amazing journey has reached the end.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 17£0.00
Here we are at the penultimate week. This week we continue to pay homage to the setting sun.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 16£0.00
Where would we all be without the sun? The bright shining star that we, on this tiny green and blue planet, tend to take for granted, is the source of all life.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 15£0.00
This week you will add a wreath of leaves to your mandala.Select options
Because each and every one of you is a winner!
Mandala Madness Part 14£0.00
Did you ever play hop scotch as a kid?Select options
Well this week you are going to be hopping up and down, so make sure you jump to the right round!
Mandala Madness Part 13£0.00
Mandalas can represent many things in life, and change is certainly something we all have to deal with….. embrace the change…let yourself go with the flow of life, and remember nothing is ever what we assume it to be!!Select options
Mandala Madness Part 12£0.00
This week you will be building on part 11, creating a staggered pattern with long single crochet stitches, more looped double trebles, and the addition of some shells.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 11£0.00
I hope you are really proud of yourself….. after part 8 and part 10, there is nothing you can not do!Select options
AND some of you got so confident and creative you even added a third colour to your dots and diamonds 🙂
Mandala Madness Part 10£0.00
This week you add beautiful, soft curves to your Mandala, with an intricate dots and diamonds pattern.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 9£0.00
Can you believe we are half way through this amazing journey of creativity and madness! WOW you guys and gals amaze me!Select options
Mandala Madness Part 8£0.00
“Mary , Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow…with silver bells and cockle shells…..” This week our flowers continue to bloom, and take on a shell like quality.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 7£0.00
I just love some of the names you have come up with for your Mandalas. Some for fun, some to honour people you love, some with deep personal meaning. I love how so many of you are really taking this project into your hearts, it makes it even more special to me to spread more love around the worldSelect options
Mandala Madness Part 6£0.00
Can you believe we are a third of the way through this madness!! A few of you spotted that there was no comment or description from me about last week’s instalment. It is very much combined with this part, as we work back into an eight pointed star.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 5£0.00
There are no special stitches in this part… “phew” I hear you say.Select options
But there are quite a few back post stitches, remember to go around the post and not just the top of the stitch, this will form a beautiful curve
Mandala Madness Part 4£0.00
This week we change shape again, this time into an octagon. The octagon symbolises balance between the material, and the spiritual, between heart and mind.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 3£0.00
You are my sunshine…you make me happy when skies are grey… A line from a song I remember well from my childhood!Select options
Mandala Madness Part 2£0.00
This week has you all turning into beautiful stars, so let your creativity twinkle and sparkle.Select options
Mandala Madness Part 1£0.00
Mandala Madness Part 1Select options
The beginning of our journey together starts with a flower that gently unfolds like the petals of a lotus bloom. In Ancient Egypt the lotus flower symbolised the sun and creation.
Introducing Mandala Madness CAL
Introducing Mandala MadnessRead more
This post has all the details about the cal and what you will need to crochet along with us.
Mandala Madness CAL 2016 sneaky peek…….
Well if you have been wondering why I have been so quite……Read more
I have been very busy in my crochet cave coming up with an amazing project for next year.