About Zentangle

Zentangle is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is a fascinating new art form that is fun and relaxing. It increases focus and creativity. Zentangle provides artistic satisfaction and an increased sense of personal well being. Zentangle is enjoyed by a wide range of skills and ages and is used in many fields of interest.

At first glance, a Zentangle can seem intricate and complicated. However, when you see how it is done, you realize how simple it is. Using deliberate strokes to create repetitive patterns, your attention is focused in a way that can be meditative or "in the zone". Creating art in this way allows fresh thoughts, new perspectives, and creative insights to flow unhindered by anxiety or effort inspiring even those people who say, "I can't draw" to feel comfortable with art.

Zentangle was created by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas. Zentangle® is a registered trademark of Zentangle, Inc. Learn more about Zentangle® at