Practicing different anime eye styles. Do note they are not in different art styles, but in different shapes instead. It's important to experiment with the eye shape, than to . Anime, How to Draw, Anime Eyes
For the Mandala flower, here is a step-by-step photo gallery. To do this you start at step 1 with 7 strings attached and 6 with Einhängeschlingen on 7 folded thread. Other threads are then inserted by most of us with an ordinary shoelace knot.