What is Zentangle?
Linda Farmer, Certified Zentangle Teacher

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TANGLE SELECTOR

Use this Random Tangle Selector with your TanglePatterns.com TANGLE GUIDE, 2015 Edition to help you select tangles. See Page 6 of the Guide for instructions. You can also use this to select random Strings.

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TanglePatterns STRINGS GUIDE, Volume 3 now available!

TanglePatterns.com STRINGS GUIDE, Volume 3: Strings 101-150

The third volume of the “TanglePatterns STRINGS GUIDE” series containing Strings 101-150 is now available to download. Visit the STORE > E-BOOKS page and support the site by getting your copy today!

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TanglePatterns String 150

TanglePatterns String 150

This String is shared by CZT Adele Bruno for your creative enjoyment. Also Volume 3 of “TanglePatterns.com STRING GUIDE (Strings 101-150)” is now available for download in the Store, support the site and get your copy now! You can help our community’s String resource grow by sending me yours to share. I’m always looking for new strings!

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How to draw BALO

Zentangle pattern: Balo

Online instructions for drawing CZT Hsin-Ya Hsu’s Zentangle® pattern: Balo.

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How to draw KEYSTONE

Zentangle pattern: Keystone

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Dennie York’s Zentangle® pattern: Keystone.

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How to draw OMEN

Zentangle pattern: Omen

Online instructions for drawing Gael Shepherd’s Zentangle® pattern: Omen.

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STORIES: Zentangle® helps tangler find confidence and have fun drawing

Sunflower tranquility and hope

In this occasional series on TanglePatterns, readers describe in their own words how Zentangle® has changed their lives. Tangler Bobbie H. describes how it has helped her find confidence and rediscover fun of drawing. She also shares three lovely examples of her latest Zentangle art.

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TanglePatterns String 149

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This String is shared by tangler Grace McIntyre for your creative enjoyment. You can help our community’s String resource grow by sending me yours to share. I’m always looking for new strings!

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Tangle Refresher 99

Tangle Refresher!

Buried Treasure! Here’s what was new in the Zentangle® world a year ago – five tangle pattern gems for your tangling pleasure.

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How to draw TIZZY

Zentangle pattern: Tizzy

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Hanny Waldburger’s Zentangle® pattern: Tizzy.

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How to draw GARLIC CLOVES

Zentangle pattern: Garlic Cloves

Links to online instructions for drawing Jacquelien Bredenoord’s Zentangle® pattern: Garlic Cloves.

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TanglePatterns String 148

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This String is shared by tangler Barbara Finwall for your creative enjoyment. You can help our community’s String resource grow by sending me yours to share. I’m always looking for new strings!

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How to draw MYKO

Zentangle pattern: Myko

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Maria Mason’s Zentangle® pattern: Myko.

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How to draw PINBAWL

Zentangle pattern: PinBawl

Links to online instructions for drawing David Hunter’s Zentangle® pattern: PinBawl.

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How to draw RYSA

Zentangle pattern: Rysa

Online instructions for drawing Beth Snoderly’s Zentangle® pattern: Rysa.

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TanglePatterns String 147

TanglePatterns-String-147

This String is shared by tangler Judiellen Palumbo for your creative enjoyment. You can help our community’s String resource grow by sending me yours to share. I’m always looking for new strings!

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Tangle Refresher 98

Tangle Refresher!

Buried Treasure! And how to switch back and forth easily between the Mobile and Desktop versions of the site on your mobile device.

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How to draw B’TWINED

Zentangle pattern: B'Twined

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Pegi Schargel’s Zentangle® pattern: B’Twined.

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How to draw SEVAW

Zentangle pattern: Sevaw

Online instructions for drawing Emmy Chen’s Zentangle® pattern: Sevaw.

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TanglePatterns String 146

TanglePatterns String 146

This String is shared by tangler Lily Moon for your creative enjoyment. For quite some time I’ve noticed many tanglers are making the String the major feature in their Zentangles and that’s all well and good. However the original intent in Zentangle, and the reason strings are done in pencil, is so the string magically melts into the art and it becomes difficult if not impossible to …

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Zentangle® and Gelli™ printing with foam stamps

Tips, Tools, Techniques

Here’s another way to create wonderful Zentangle-inspired art! This video tutorial demonstrates how to print greeting cards and matching envelopes using simple foam sheets to create stamps to use with a Gelli printing plate.

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How to draw RAFFZ

Zentangle pattern: Raffz

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Vikki Howard’s Zentangle® pattern: Raffz.

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How to draw ACROSSTICK

Zentangle pattern: Acrosstick

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Ed Gucker’s Zentangle® pattern: Acrosstick.

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TanglePatterns String 145

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This String is shared by tangler Sandra Schubert for your creative enjoyment. You can help our community’s String resource grow by sending me yours to share. I’m always looking for new strings!

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Tangle Refresher 97

Tangle Refresher!

Buried Treasure! And exploring the creative possibilities of the tangle-enhancing technique of the aura.

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How to draw PHROZ

Zentangle pattern: Phroz

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Lynn Mead’s Zentangle® pattern: Phroz. And a very Happy Chinese New Year!

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