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.

More Zenteriffic drawings from Country15

Country15 was first featured here.  I'm not sure whether it's Eric or Marie-Noelle who did these in their home in France, but really like how they incorporate the Zentangle/Zendoodle style into recognizable images:

The touches of color are very nice too.  As you can see, Zentangling isn't limited to drawing Mandalas or Zendalas.  Look around your neighborhood for ideas that you can incorporate into your Zendoodling.

1 comment:

  1. marie-noelle writes: "these are made by eric but we draw very often together ! eric begin something and i draw another thing in his tangle and so ... sometimes i see something in his zt ( a face or a fantastic animal ) and he finish in this way !"