How Zentangle® Started

Read about how Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas created this unique and accessible art practive, go to 

Want to tangle with Maria herself?  Go to to learn more about this creative, warm, and ingenious couple. 

If you'd like to learn from the masters themselves, or just see them in action, click on link below to learn how to create Mooka, an original created by Rick and Maria.


The Studio

Tangled Lines Art Studio is a place for the artistically curious to explore their innate talents.

It is a place for those who are already artists as well as those who think they aren't; this is done through a variety of ways, the most popular one presented at the studio is through the deliberate and mindful practice of Zentangle®. 

The studio offers:

Zentangle®  classes and workshops taught by Certified Zentangle® Instructor, Kim Kamshad