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How to draw SPRIGS

Zentangle pattern: Sprigs

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Michele Beauchamp’s Zentangle® pattern: Sprigs.

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TanglePatterns String 114

TanglePatterns String 114

This String is shared by tangler Dorothy Allison 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 XPLODE

Zentangle pattern: Xplode

Online instructions for drawing Margaret McKerihan’s Zentangle® pattern: Xplode. And Happy 10th Anniversary wishes to Rick and Maria and Zentangle!

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How to draw MARYHILL

Zentangle pattern: Maryhill

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Betsy Wilson’s Zentangle® pattern: Maryhill.

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How to draw CHI

Zentangle pattern: Chi

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Cynthia Gannon’s Zentangle® pattern: Chi.

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STORIES: Zentangle improves hand control and more after series of mini-strokes

Sunflower tranquility and hope

In this occasional series on TanglePatterns, readers describe in their own words how Zentangle® has changed their lives. UK tangler Judy Lisette Martin describes how Zentangle has helped improve her hand control and more after a series of mini-strokes.

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TanglePatterns String 113

TanglePatterns String 113

This String is shared by tangler Melodie Hampshire 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 81

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 DUTCH DIAMONDS

Zentangle pattern: Dutch Diamonds

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Alice Hendon’s Zentangle® pattern: Dutch Diamonds.

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How to draw BALLACE

Zentangle pattern: Ballace

Online instructions for drawing Damy Teng’s Zentangle® pattern: Ballace.

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Notice: Suzanne McNeill’s site is down temporarily

As some of you have found when following the links for the steps to CZT Suzanne McNeill’s tangle patterns (tag: suzannem), her site is down.

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TanglePatterns String 112

TanglePatterns-String 112

This String is shared by tangler Yamit Fridman 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 YAH

Zentangle pattern: YAH. Image © Linda Farmer and TanglePatterns.com. All rights reserved.

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Emily Classon’s Zentangle® pattern: YAH.

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How to draw DIOSEA

Zentangle pattern: Diosea

Online instructions for drawing Sue Zanker’s Zentangle® pattern: Diosea.

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How to draw LAND GIRLZ

Zentangle Pattern: Land Girlz

Online instructions for drawing Karry Heun’s Zentangle® pattern: Land Girlz.

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TanglePatterns String 111

TanglePatterns String 111

This String is shared by CZT Maria Vennekens 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 80

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 FOREST

Zentangle pattern: Forest

Online instructions for drawing Helen Brown’s Zentangle® pattern: Forest.

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How to draw WOODLOCK

Zentangle pattern: Woodlock

Online instructions for drawing Sayantika Ray’s Zentangle® pattern: Woodlock.

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TanglePatterns String 110

TanglePatterns String 110

This String is shared by tangler Beth Snoderly 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 BLOCK’D

Zentangle pattern: Block'd

Links to online instructions for drawing CZT® Jane Eileen Malone’s Zentangle® pattern: Block’d.

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How to draw STITCH

Zentangle pattern: Stitch

Online instructions for drawing Karry Heun’s Zentangle® pattern: Stitch. Including cool variations and examples by Damy Teng.

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How to draw JINGLES

Zentangle pattern: Jingles

Online instructions for drawing Connie Taylor’s Zentangle® pattern: Jingles.

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TanglePatterns String 109

TanglePatterns String 109

This String is shared by tangler David Rae 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 79

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 CONNESSES

Zentangle pattern: ConneSSes

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Diana Schreur’s Zentangle® pattern: ConneSSes.

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How to draw VERCUT

Zentangle pattern: Vercut

Links to online instructions for drawing JJ LaBarbera’s Zentangle® pattern: Vercut. Also JJ’s tutorial on making Zentangle-inspired Shrinky Dink pendants.

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TanglePatterns String 108

TanglePatterns String 108

This String is shared by tangler Joan Delony 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 ZONKED

Zentangle pattern: Zonked. Image © Linda Farmer and TanglePatterns.com. All rights reserved.

Online instructions for drawing Barbara Finwall’s Zentangle® pattern: Zonked.

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How to draw VIADUCT

Zentangle pattern: Viaduct

Online instructions for drawing CZT® Wayne Harlow’s Zentangle® pattern: Viaduct.

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