What is Zentangling?

If you like to draw patterns or doodle with pen and paper, you can learn to Zentangle. As the name implies, it's a Zen-like way of creating images through repetitive patterns and shapes.

Zentangling is relaxing, stimulating, entertaining, and fun!

You don't have to have had any art training to Zentangle, but if you did, here's a new way to showcase your talent.

Also known as Zendoodling, and maybe more names, it's growing in popularity every day, so read below on how you can get started.

it's been a while............

fans of our Facebook page, Zendoodling a Zendoodle, have contributed a number of great Zentangles as we've pushed well past the 2,000 "likes" mark

here are some from Sandra Winter, Jessica Goble, and Cecilie Lund

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Selective color makes your zentangling pop

Here's a pair of zentangles from our Zendoodling a Zendoodle FB page that show how a little color can give your otherwise monochromatic drawings more visual appeal.

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from Lisa Johnstone

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from Shelly Perez

Zendalizing!

Check out this great mandala from Zendoodle fan Melissa Dunworth.

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