Take for instance this tangle by the same name. It uses only straight lines and yet it yields curves.
(Click here to see my 11/1 post.)
At the same time, it seems simple to draw, yet many of my students struggle in their efforts with it.
There are some wonderful resources available online - Maria Thomas' own step outs along with CZT Margaret Bremner's fabulously informative post of the tangle and Linda Farmer's write up that includes all of these resources in one place.
What I offer here is a very basic step out for the pattern. A little baby step that has proven very helpful to my students, so I pass it along in hopes that it helps you...
|Tips for Tangling by Adele Bruno, CZT|
The repeating of the words "point" and "space" as you tangle helps build a rhythm, makes concentration easier, and helps to "get your zen on" as someone wrote recently :)