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Linda Farmer, Certified Zentangle Teacher


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My name (Linda) drawn in a Zentangle®, using Tangle Patterns whose names start with the letters of my name. Click this Zentangle® to learn more.A very warm welcome to, you are certainly among friends. Tanglers are a wonderful, generous and sharing community. I hope you enjoy the site and are inspired by the patterns you find here. Please feel free to add your thoughts in the comments on any page and join in the community.

If you are new to Zentangle®, I suggest you visit this page first to get an idea of what this site is about. This post also has some useful tips on using the site.

Here’s another resource that’s handy for newcomers – Exploring TanglePatterns. And check out the rest of the pages along the menu at the top of every page – there’s a wealth of information there you’ll want to see.

Recently I’ve added a new FAQ page on the “About” menu that may answer any other questions you might have.

New eBooks available from BEGINNER’S GUIDE to Zentangle®
TanglePatterns Beginners Guide to Zentangle A Zentangle jump-start for beginners! This illustrated 14-page eBook describes Zentangle®, its origins, the supplies recommended, and the steps of the Zentangle Method.
It contains over a dozen examples of official tangles that are good for Beginners, and an interactive list of additional free learning resources. If you don’t have a CZT near you this explains everything you need to know to get started with Zentangle.
Visit the STORE > E-BOOKS page for more information and support by getting your copy today! TANGLE GUIDE, 2016 Edition TANGLE GUIDE My TANGLE GUIDE, 2016 Edition is  available. This TANGLE GUIDE eBook contains every tangle that appears on the site from May 2010 through December 2015. Hundreds and hundreds of tangles!
Great for newbies, it’s an interactive 44-page eBook. You can click on the tangle images for the steps, and print out the TANGLE GUIDE for your own handy reference. Feedback about earlier editions is located here.
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